Spring makes thunderous entrance into region
Spring has made a violent entrance into South Central Texas, and storms that ravaged the area during the overnight hours of March 19-20 have residents talking.
While there have been some calls into the Wilson County News about tornadoes occurring in Karnes County, officials from the National Weather Service have not confirmed any tornadic activity for Karnes or Wilson counties. This is after a tornado warning was in effect for Karnes County from 4:05-4:30 a.m.
Meteorologist Joe Baskin of the Austin-San Antonio National Weather Service Forecast Office in New Braunfels said anyone believing that a tornado touched down in their area should contact the weather service so further investigation can be conducted. Baskin said along with the report, photographs also can be sent, which will prompt a team to come and physically assess damage.
To make a report, call 830-629-0130, ext. 4, or visit http://1.usa.gov/FSlcxh. Information also can be submitted via Facebook.
Your Opinions and Comments
Be the first to comment on this story!
You must be logged in to post a comment.
Breaking News Archives
TxDOT reopens I-35 north of Georgetown (March 27, 2015)
SAPD searches for robbery suspect (March 26, 2015)
F.M. 3191 closed in Karnes County (March 25, 2015)
No injuries in Floresville bus crash (March 24, 2015)
Flash flood warning for Karnes, southeastern Wilson counties until 8:45 a.m. (March 21, 2015)
Latest from Wilson County Garden Day (March 20, 2015)
Wilson, Atascosa, Bexar, surrounding counties under flash flood watch (March 20, 2015)
Weekend cancellations due to bad weather (March 19, 2015)
Senate passes open carry gun bill (March 17, 2015)
Wilson County Garden Day is March 21 (March 17, 2015)
Joint statements issued on evolving role in Alamo management (March 12, 2015)
Wilson County residents report 'explosion' noise (March 12, 2015)
U.S. 87 closed north of Nixon (March 10, 2015)
Flash flood watch (March 9, 2015)
Officials charge McQueeney man in Guadalupe County shootings (March 9, 2015)
Rainfall report: March 3-9 (March 9, 2015)
DPS Increases Spring Break DWI Enforcement (March 6, 2015)
Search continues for Guadalupe County gunman (March 6, 2015)
UPDATE: Officials release sketch of suspected Guadalupe County gunman (March 5, 2015)
Bexar County officials seek help in identifying human remains (March 4, 2015)
Dump truck overturns south of La Vernia (March 4, 2015)
Texas AG Responds to Administration Request to Stay Executive Amnesty Ruling (March 4, 2015)
Body found in creek near Stockdale (March 3, 2015)
Public’s Help Needed to Find Child Possibly Exposed to Rabies in Austin (March 3, 2015)