The Lubbock National Weather Service announced a tornado storm watch for portions of Eastern New Mexico and West Texas on Monday afternoon. The clock ends at 11:00 p.m. (Central).
7:41 p.m. Lubbock and parts of Lubbock County received a tornado warning. It was renovated at 8:29 p.m. and then cancelled at 8:53 p.m.
A statement from the NWS stated:
A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 830 p.m. CDT for the Southern Highlands…
THE MOVERSTORM OF PRODUCING AT 756 p.m. CDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPACLE OF LUBBICK, MOVING EAST AT 35 M.p.m. DOWN…TORNATE AND TENNIS BALL SIZE HAIL. SOURCE… RADAR ROTATION INDICATED.
FLYING DEBRIS SHILD TO CAUGHT WITHOUT SHELTER. HOMES MOBILE WILL DAMAGED OR DESTROYEDED. ROOFS DAMAGE, WINDOWS, AND VEHICLES WILL OCK. The DAMAGE TREE is LIKELY.
SHALLOWATER, LUBBOCK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, TEXAS TECH UniVERSIITY, DOVNTOVN LUBBOCK, LUBBOCK SUTH PLAINS MALL, REESE CENTER and NEW DEAL AND LUBBOCK SCIENCE Specialty.
Highlights of the Tornado
15:03 p.m. The NWS in Lubbock announced that a tornado watch was issued until 23:00 for Lubbock, Southern Plains, Eastern New Mexico and parts of the Panhandle and Permian Basin.
16:08 p.m. Serious storm warning up to 5:15 pm including Spur TX, Jayton TX, Girard TX CD Tuesday 4:43 p.m. An additional tornado watch was issued until 11 p.m. 5:03 p.m. CDT Severe Thunderstorm Warning from 6:00 PM CDT 5:09 p.m, including Bailey County, TX Severe Thunderstorm Warning up to 18:15 PM, including Spur TX, Jayton TX, Girard TX, CDT 5:18. A strong thunderstorm was tracked by doppler radar 7 miles east of the Seagraves airport. Nickel hail size.
5:21 p.m. 17:21 Severe thundertorm warning up to 6:15 p.m. CDT 5:36 p.m., including Spur TX, Dickens TX, Elton TX. Flash Flood Warning, Bailey County included, TX until 17:45 PM CDT 5:43 p.m. NWS says S.O. reports ping pong ball hail in Matador, tornado possible 5:52. Serious Thunderstorm Warning until 6:30 PM CDT 5:56 p.m., including Sundown TX. Severe thunderstorm warning up till 7:00 PM CDT 6:18 pm, including Muleshoe TX, Sudan TX, Needmore TX. Tornado Warning up to 6:45 pm, Swenson TX included (Stonewall County).
18:24 p.m. Severe Thunderstorm Warning up to 7:30 PM including Justiceburg TX, Augustus TX CDT 701 hrs – – Opydke West produces hail 1.25′′ at 7:02 p.m. King County Tornado Warning, TX, Stonewall County, TX up to 7:45 p.m. CDT 19:14. Serious thunderstorm warnings up to 8:00 pm with Tahoka TX, Wilson TX, Southland TX. 7:26 p.m. CDT – The NWS receiving storm reports of 1.25-2.00′′ in Smyer at 7:29 p.m. Severe Thunderstorm Warning continues until 7:45 PM CDT 7:31 pm for Smyer TX, Opdyke West TX, Opdyke TX. For Bailey County, TX, the Flash Flood Warning continues until 8:45 p.m. CDT 7:37 p.m. Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 8:30 pm including Lubbock TX, Wolfforth TX, Shallowater TX 7:41 p.m. CDT Tornado Warning up to 8:30 PM CDT 7:56, including Lubbock TX, Wolfforth TX, Smyer TX. Severe Thunderstorm Warning up to 8:45 CDT 20:16 including Post TX, Justiceburg TX, Augustus TX. Severe thunderstorm warning up to 9:15 p.m. CDT 8:29 p.m. Tornado Alert including Lubbock TX, Woodrow TX and Burris TX will be released until 9:00 p.m. CDT 8:40 p.m. Severe thunderstorm warning up to 9:15 pm CDT 8:52 pm, including Tahoka TX. Serious Thunderstorm Warning up to 9.30 pm CDT 8:53 pm, including Lorenzo TX, Ransom Canyon TX, Buffalo Springs TX The tornado warning of Lubbock Co. was cancelled officially at 9:12 p.m. Severe Thunderstorm warning up to 10:15 pm CDT 9:55 pm including Post TX. Tornado watch cancelled for Lubbock Southwest as well as the western and southern counties of Lubbock.
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