Tornado Watch in effect for parts of East Texas - KTRE.com | Lufkin and Nacogdoches, Texas

Severe storms leave their mark on East Texas

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A Tornado Watch has been dropped for several East Texas counties, but still remains in effect for Sabine, San Augustine, and Shelby counties until 1a.m. Wednesday morning. A Tornado Watch has been dropped for several East Texas counties, but still remains in effect for Sabine, San Augustine, and Shelby counties until 1a.m. Wednesday morning.

Severe thunderstorms ended up being more of a wind storm on Tuesday night, causing power outages and leaving behind minor damage in East Texas.

According to Oncor, about 2,700 homes in Angelina County are without power.

Houston County is also reporting about 1,500 homes are without power tonight.

We'll continue to keep you updated on power outages.

We have also received several reports of downed trees and wind damage across the area.  In Nacogdoches, a large tree fell through a wood frame house and did damage to the kitchen near the intersection of Houston St. and North Mound St. 

In San Augustine, numerous trees have been toppled and reported down, according to emergency managers. 

In Sabine county, the city of Pineland had a twenty-eight foot trailer over-turned just east of Temple Avenue, along with several trees downed in that area as well.

If you have an i-Phone or Android smart phone, don't forget to download our weather app. in your app. store today.  Just search KTRE weather.  This will give you access to our Interactive radar product and alert you to severe weather as well. 

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Stay with KTRE-TV and ktre.com tonight.  We will keep you updated on any additional storm damage that comes in to the East Texas newsroom.

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