Tomorrow is forecast to be Much Cooler than today.
Nowcast as of 7:29 PM CDT on April 27, 2015
Look for showers and a few thunderstorms to continue to move toward the east this evening, across locations mainly south of Interstate 20 and north of an Ozona to Mason line. A thunderstorm may produce brief heavy rain...with rain amounts around one quarter inch. Otherwise...expect rain amounts of only a few hundredths of an inch or less.
Start date: Apr 26 2015 start time: 1000 PM CDT start location: 2 WNW of Lake Brownwood State Park lat/lon: 31.8639 / -99.0575
End date: Apr 26 2015 end time: 1005 PM CDT end location: 1 WNW of Lake Brownwood State Park end_lat/lon: 31.8641 / -99.0406
A National Weather Service team surveyed storm damage in the Lake Brownwood area today. The damage pattern indicated that a weak tornado touched down at 1000 PM CDT near the Nichols ranch... approximately 2 miles west northwest of Lake Brownwood State Park. This is near the intersection of park Road 15 and County Road 455. This tornado continued east for 5 minutes with the damage path ending at Lake Brownwood at 1005 PM CDT. Widespread damage occurred on the Nichols ranch... including significant damage to the residence... farm outbuildings... and trees. Farther east... damage was found at the north end of County Road 536. Here... widespread damage to trees... homes... and boat docks was surveyed. Maximum wind speeds were estimated at 105 mph... rating this tornado as a strong EF-1.
Ef scale: the Enhanced Fujita scale classifies tornadoes into the following categories.
EF0... weak... ... 65 to 85 mph EF1... weak... ... 86 to 110 mph EF2... strong... .111 to 135 mph EF3... strong... .136 to 165 mph EF4... violent... 166 to 200 mph EF5... violent... >200 mph
Note: the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to change pending final review of the event and publication in NWS storm data.
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