Tornado Forms Amid Multiple Weather Warnings in Fort Stockton, Texas

A powerful tornado touched down near Fort Stockton, Texas, amid multiple weather warnings on May 1.

National Weather Service in Midland, Texas, confirmed a tornado struck north of Fork Stockton on Sunday, as a number of severe thunderstorms raged across the region.

The National Weather Service urged residents living in the path of the tornado to seek shelter immediately. It also forecasted possible tennis ball-sized hail, torrential rain and damaging winds in the area.

Storm chaser Clinton Hendricks filmed a video that depicts the lifecycle of a tornado which hit northeast of Fort Stockton, Texas, on May 1. Credit: Clinton Hendricks via Storyful

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