SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING For Oldham & Potter Counties Until 3:30pm
May 7, 2019 2:49PM CDT
The National Weather Service in Amarillo has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... East central Oldham County in the Panhandle of Texas... Northwestern Potter County in the Panhandle of Texas... * Until 330 PM CDT. * At 245 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southwest of Valley De Oro, or 15 miles northeast of Vega, moving northeast at 30 mph. HAZARD...Tennis ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Minor damage to roofs, siding, and trees is possible. People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. * Locations impacted include... Boys Ranch and Valley De Oro. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Remain alert for a possible tornado! Tornadoes can develop quickly from severe thunderstorms. If you spot a tornado go at once into the basement or small central room in a sturdy structure. This is a dangerous storm. Prepare immediately for large destructive hail capable of producing significant damage. People outside should move to shelter inside a strong building, and stay away from windows. && A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 1000 PM CDT for the Panhandle of Texas.