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Tornado Warning

Status

New Event Expired

Start Time

Thu 10/14/2021 03:48 AM EDT

End Time

Thu 10/14/2021 04:15 AM EDT

Significance

Warning

Storm Location

4 mi ESE of Cost, TX

Storm Motion

Moving ENE at 35 mph

Impacts

High impact

Tornadoradar indicated

Locations Affected

Shiner, TX ∙ Gonzales, TX ∙ Cost, TX ∙ Wrightsboro, TX ∙ Moulton, TX

Full Alert Message

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Tornado Warning National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio TX 248 AM CDT Thu Oct 14 2021 The National Weather Service in Austin San Antonio has issued a * Tornado Warning for... East central Gonzales County in south central Texas... Northwestern Lavaca County in south central Texas... * Until 315 AM CDT. * At 248 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 8 miles northwest of Cheapside, or 8 miles south of Gonzales, moving northeast at 35 mph. HAZARD...Tornado. SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation. IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely. * Locations impacted include... Gonzales, Shiner, Moulton, Henkhaus, Glaze City, Nickle, Wrightsboro, Cost, Dilworth, Dreyer, Little New York, Mount Olive, and Hamon. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter and protect yourself from flying debris. Tornadoes are extremely difficult to see and confirm at night. Do not wait to see or hear the tornado. TAKE COVER NOW! To report severe weather contact your nearest law enforcement agency. They will send your report to the National Weather Service office in Austin San Antonio. && LAT...LON 2935 9721 2938 9724 2932 9733 2927 9751 2943 9760 2964 9717 2939 9705 TIME...MOT...LOC 0748Z 246DEG 30KT 2939 9748 TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED MAX HAIL SIZE...<.75 IN