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Man transported to LGMC after SUV crashes into sports bar

April 27, 2015

A sport utility vehicle crashed into the Back Porch Sports Grill shortly before 1 p.m. Monday, but the business was closed for the day and there was no one inside. The driver, reportedly a 38-year-old male with a Cleburne driver’s license, was transported by ambulance to Lake Granbury Medical Center with unknown injuries.…

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Tornado warning extended to 7:45 p.m.

April 27, 2015

The tornado warning issued by the National Weather Service for Hood County has been extended until 7:45 p.m. Residents should take shelter.…

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Residents sent CodeRed message after 3 funnel clouds spotted

April 27, 2015

Emergency Management Coordinator Ray Wilson said that storm spotters spotted three funnel clouds in the air moving from the Chalk Mountain/Paluxy area and moving toward the Granbury area, toward the north and east, just before 7:30 p.m. A tornado warning had already be…

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Flood warning expires; tornado watch continues

April 26, 2015

The flash flood warning from the National Weather Service for Hood County expired at 11:45 p.m. Sunday, but the tornado watch has been extended to 5 a.m. Monday. There is a 6percent chance of more rain on Monday.…

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Severe thunderstorm warning issued

April 26, 2015

At 9:51 p.m., the National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Hood, Somervell and Erath counties, in effect until 10:45 p.m. The area remains under a tornado watch until 11 p.m.…

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No flooding reported so far; Hail, high winds aplenty

April 26, 2015
No reports of flooding, hail or wind damage were reported so far in the thunderstorms that just passed through Hood County, Sheriff Roger Deeds reported. However, there was golf-ball size hail in the southwestern part of Hood County, and pea size hail with heavy winds reported across the rest of the county.

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EMC: No tornados reported in Hood so far; more storms coming

April 26, 2015
Hood County Emergency Management Coordinator Ray Wilson anounced at 8:45 p.m. Sunday that so far no tornadoes have touched down in the county. Local storm spotters are set for another line of severe thunderstorms moving toward Hood County, from Somervell County, as well as a separate line moving toward the northern part of Hood County from Palo Pinto County.

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Take shelter; three funnel clouds spotted

April 26, 2015

Emergency officials activated the CodeRed alert in the southern part of Hood County after three funnel clouds were spotted in the air in the Paluxy area headed north and east toward Granbury. Take shelter. A tornado warning is in effect.…

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Three funnel clouds spotted in county; take shelter

April 26, 2015

Emergency Management Coordinator Ray Wilson said that storm spotters spotted three funnel clouds in the air moving from the Chalk Mountain/Paluxy area and moving toward the Granbury area, toward the north and east, just before 7:30 p.m. A tornado warning had already been issued for the county until 7:45 p.m.…

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Report: Hood County under tornado warning

April 26, 2015

A new report states that Hood County is under a tornado warning until 7:15 p.m. today (Sunday, April 26).…

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