ISSUED: 12:23 AM APR. 7, 2018 – NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
The National Weather Service in League City has issued a
* Tornado Warning for…
Northern Grimes County in southeastern Texas…
Northwestern Montgomery County in southeastern Texas…
Southwestern Walker County in southeastern Texas…
* Until 100 AM CDT.
* At 1223 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a
tornado was located near Bedias, or 14 miles southwest of
Madisonville, moving east at 45 mph.
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.
* This tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of
northern Grimes…northwestern Montgomery and southwestern Walker
Counties, including the following locations… Iola and Crabbs
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.