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Tornado in Dallas-Fort Worth area (near DFW airport, Stemmons Freeway, Love Field)
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Posted on 05/24/2011 6:52:28 PM PDT by CedarDave

Tornado's as described in title.

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TOPICS: Breaking News; US: Texas
KEYWORDS: dallas; fortworth; tornado
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To: HollyB

http://radar.weather.gov/radar.php?rid=SGF&product=NCR&overlay=11101111&loop=yes


21 posted on 05/24/2011 7:04:59 PM PDT by HereInTheHeartland (2008 was about words; 2012 will be about numbers)
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To: CedarDave

Prayers for all. What is with all the tornadoes? I know these of recent areas in TX/OK tonight are prone but not usually killer twisters.Look how many have touched down just in the month of April.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tornadoes_of_2011


22 posted on 05/24/2011 7:05:05 PM PDT by Dubya-M-DeesWent2SyriaStupid! (Allen West 2012 Make it happen!)
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To: CedarDave

Had one go just a little south of us here in Keller (North Fort Worth) a few minutes ago. Had a bunch of golf ball and larger-size hail batter my roof and car - fortunately not too bad on the car. The roof may be another matter.


23 posted on 05/24/2011 7:05:05 PM PDT by Larry - Moe and Curly (Loose lips sink ships.)
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To: califamily4W
My daughter is in Grapevine and we can't get ahold of her. Any news on that area?

I'm in Irving (southeast of Grapevine). There was some twister activity in your daughter's area, but there are no reports of serious damage or loss of life that I've heard. Monitoring local radio right now.

That area may have lost some cell towers.

24 posted on 05/24/2011 7:09:58 PM PDT by Windflier (To anger a conservative, tell him a lie. To anger a liberal, tell him the truth.)
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To: tubebender; mylife

All quiet for now...


25 posted on 05/24/2011 7:10:42 PM PDT by NYTexan
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To: HereInTheHeartland

There’s one near the Rangers ball park and the Rangers are playing there tonight.


26 posted on 05/24/2011 7:11:33 PM PDT by HollyB
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To: Dubya-M-DeesWent2SyriaStupid!

There’s a rather unique set of conditions right now. The jet stream, cooler than normal conditions in the upper U.S. and Canada, and warmer than normal conditions from down south and over the Gulf.

The jet stream is hitting the Rockies just right, flowing over them and dropping down lower than normal. That and the two bodies of air that have wider than normal variation, plus the fact the front moving through as basically stalled, is keeping the mid-west area in the cross hairs.

Daytime sunlight heating, isn’t helping at all.


27 posted on 05/24/2011 7:12:08 PM PDT by DoughtyOne (Tell me you haven't asked yourself what mistake Obama made, that wound up causing Laden's death?)
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To: Windflier

Howdy neighbor...staying safe?


28 posted on 05/24/2011 7:13:31 PM PDT by NYTexan
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To: HollyB

Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport has removed passengers from jets and is sheltering them inside the terminal. The entire upper deck at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington has been evacuated.

http://www.wfaa.com/news/Damage-reported-as-tornado-hits-near-Canton-Oklahoma-122533554.html


29 posted on 05/24/2011 7:14:35 PM PDT by HollyB
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To: Dubya-M-DeesWent2SyriaStupid!

BTW, they have better tracking methods today than they have ever had. Yes they are counting more tornadoes of various sizes, but then they have a massive number of people out there tracking these days too.

New resources, more people tracking, the ability to see particulate matter in the air, not as many develop and slip under the attention of the weather service these days.

Who knows what we would have seen in past decades, if we had these new tools and this number of chasers.


30 posted on 05/24/2011 7:14:53 PM PDT by DoughtyOne (Tell me you haven't asked yourself what mistake Obama made, that wound up causing Laden's death?)
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To: NYTexan
Sirens just went off again in Lake Worth.

/johnny

31 posted on 05/24/2011 7:16:03 PM PDT by JRandomFreeper (Gone Galt)
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To: dfwgator

You okay?.....


32 posted on 05/24/2011 7:16:03 PM PDT by Red Badger (Jesus said there is no marriage in Heaven. That's why they call it Heaven............)
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To: Dubya-M-DeesWent2SyriaStupid!

Did you see them talk about the particulate matter that rose over Joplin to 18,000 feet? Wow. Amazing that it happened, and amazing that they can track it.


33 posted on 05/24/2011 7:16:18 PM PDT by DoughtyOne (Tell me you haven't asked yourself what mistake Obama made, that wound up causing Laden's death?)
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To: NYTexan

Its east of you now.


34 posted on 05/24/2011 7:17:02 PM PDT by mylife
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To: Windflier

Thank you...still no word.


35 posted on 05/24/2011 7:18:59 PM PDT by califamily4W
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To: The Magical Mischief Tour

Holy God, my son lives in Ft. Worth and we have been trying to get in touch with him with no luck. PLEASE FOLKS PRAY for ALL THE FOLKS in the storm’s path. GOD BE WITH THEM!


36 posted on 05/24/2011 7:19:17 PM PDT by RoseofTexas
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To: JRandomFreeper; mylife; LUV W; laurenmarlowe; WestCoastGal
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37 posted on 05/24/2011 7:19:19 PM PDT by NYTexan
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To: NYTexan

Dymnit! The trucks in the driveway!


38 posted on 05/24/2011 7:20:41 PM PDT by mylife
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To: RoseofTexas

praying...


39 posted on 05/24/2011 7:21:06 PM PDT by FourPeas ("Maladjusted and wigging out is no way to go through life, son." -hg)
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To: NYTexan; laurenmarlowe

Yikes! I hope you didn’t get those at your house! Was Lucy indoors with you?


40 posted on 05/24/2011 7:21:14 PM PDT by LUV W (RAISING CAIN!!!!********CAIN is ABLE!*******Time to CAIN obama!!)
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