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2/16/08 - East Texas

Severe Weather

by Christa Lollis

The storms, that have rolled through East Texas have caused dozens of homes to lose power and other damage.   Most of East Texas was under a tornado watch, and some warnings this evening. There have been reports of dime sized hail off of foster road in Hudson. We have reports of northwest Shelby County, including the Timpson area and Center without power. Powerlines are down in several parts of East Texas including off Raguet street in Nacogdoches, Bartmess road in Lufkin and in Trinity County. There are also reports of high water, off of highway 94 traveling to Groveton. You're encouraged to stay at home. There has even been a report of a brief unconfirmed tornado that touched down in Apple Springs.

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