NWS issues tornado watch for numerous Deep East Texas counties

HOUSTON COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - The National Weather Service office in Shreveport has issued a tornado watch for Angelina, Hardin, Jasper, Liberty, Nacogdoches, Polk, San Augustine,San Jacinto, Shelby, Trinity, and counties.

A severe thunderstorm warning has been emitted for Jasper; Newton and Tyler counties until 6:00 p.m.

The watches are scheduled to expire at 11 p.m.

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