Severe thunderstorm watch cancelled for Central Texas

Posted at 7:58 AM, Apr 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-13 14:30:22-04

CENTRAL TEXAS — A severe thunderstorm watch had been issued for several Central Texas counties.

The watch was issued for Freestone, Hill, Limestone, Navarro, McLennan, Bell, Falls, Coryell, Bosque and Lampasas counties. It expired just before 1:30 p.m.

The National Weather Service said that a radar-confirmed tornado could be in the area of Hearne, moving northwest.

The Robertson County Sheriff's Office said a tornado was spotted near FM 485 1644 and FM 46.

The tornado was moving across Highway 6 and is likely rain-wrapped.

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