NWS: Confirmed tornado caused damage in rural North Texas

1 year 2 months 3 weeks ago Thursday, March 19 2020 Mar 19, 2020 March 19, 2020 5:32 PM March 19, 2020 in News - AP Texas Headlines

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - The National Weather Service has confirmed that damage cause in a section of rural North Texas was caused by a tornado. A weather service survey team examined damage caused Wednesday by the late-night storm south of Graham, about 80 miles northwest of Fort Worth. Team members concluded Thursday that the damage caused was consistent with a tornado with winds of 105 to 110 mph. To the west, in the Abilene area, the weather service confirmed at least 2 tornadoes, both rated at least EF2 with winds of 111 to 135 mph.

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