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Tornado Warning Issued for Harris County

The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Warning for Harris County until 8:45 am. A severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over Pinehurst, TX moving east at 35 miles per hour. Property damage to vehicles, roofs, siding and trees will result in areas where a tornado touches down. Residents in the affected area should seek shelter immediately.

Residents are urged to move to the lowest floor of your home or building and go to an interior room away from windows. For more information on how to stay safe during a tornado, visit Ready.gov.

Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (HCOHSEM) will provide updates through social media and Ready Harris Alerts as needed.

Advertencia de tornado para el Condado Harris

El Servicio Nacional de Meteorología ha emitido una advertencia de tornado para el Condado Harris hasta las 8:45 am. Una tormenta eléctrica severa capaz de producir un tornado se ubicó sobre Pinehurst, TX, moviéndose hacia el este a 35 millas por hora. Así mismo, se esperan daños en los vehículos, techos, revestimientos y árboles en el área donde toque tierra el tornado. Aquellos residentes en la región afectada, deben buscar refugio de inmediato.

Por otro lado, se les aconseja a los residentes que se dirijan al piso más bajo de su hogar o edificio y se resguarden en una habitación interior alejada de las ventanas. Para obtener más información sobre cómo mantenerse seguro durante un tornado, visite Ready.gov.

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