By | May 29, 2019

Possible tornado producing weather as seen in Tarrant County, Texas.

A tornado warning was issued for Dallas County and Denton County, and other areas of Texas during part of the afternoon on May 29, 2019. However, by 3 p.m., some of the warnings, such as one in Fort Worth turned into thunderstorm alerts.

The tornado warnings spanned Dallas, Denton and Tarrant counties. At 2:07 p.m., the National Weather Service’s Fort Worth office wrote, “2:07pm – Rotation is increasing as the storm approaches Flower Mound. Seek shelter if you are in the path!”

TORNADO WARNINGS in effect until 2:30 for parts of NE Tarrant Co., far NW Dallas Co., and much of Denton Co.Live radar and complete forecasts at:https://t.co/OuB5hYmq3f#dfwwx #NBCDFWWeather pic.twitter.com/GnRbOUk3W1

— David Finfrock (@DavidFinfrock) May 29, 2019

“1:09pm – Tornado threat continues across the warned area. There have been reports of funnels as well as golf ball size hail. Seek shelter immediately! #dfwwx #txwx,” wrote the National Weather Service’s Fort Worth Office on Twitter.

“Confirmed tornado just northwest of Denton and approaching I-35 and Ganzer Road West. Take shelter,” wrote CBS 19.

1:18pm – Picture is from 5 minutes ago of a possible tornado near Bryant Irving Road near the shops at clearfork. #dfwwx Take shelter immediately! https://t.co/CkRgprS1Kr

— NWS Fort Worth (@NWSFortWorth) May 29, 2019

There were a series of tornado warnings throughout the afternoon but they dissipated to severe thunderstorm warnings for some areas, including Dallas and Fort Worth.

2:02pm – Thunderstorm is still capable of producing a tornado. Continue to take shelter if you are in the path of this storm. #dfwwx #txwx https://t.co/XT89SJ5Tzw

— NWS Fort Worth (@NWSFortWorth) May 29, 2019

“Tornado Warning including Fort Worth TX, Arlington TX, North Richland Hills TX until 1:45 PM CDT,” wrote the NWS. The site added, “Tornado Warning including Denton TX, Sanger TX, Providence TX until 2:15 PM CDT. Tornado Warning including Lewisville TX, Flower Mound TX, Grapevine TX until 2:30 PM CDT. Severe Thunderstorm Warning including Dallas TX, Fort Worth TX, Arlington TX until 3:00 PM CDT.”

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