GALVESTON COUNTY, Texas — A twister was noticed over Crystal Seashore on Monday night, Based mostly on the Nationwide Climate Service.
It is unclear if the twister triggered any damage.
The NWS issued a Tornado Warning for northeastern Galveston County and southeastern Chambers County till 7:30 p.m.
The NWS said the storm was located about 15 miles northeast of Galveston Pier 21 and was shifting east at 20 mph.
“Flying particles Shall be dangerous to these caught with out shelter. Mobile houses Shall be damaged or destroyed. Damage to roofs, house windows, and automobiles will happen. Tree damage Is in all probability going,” the NWS said in an alert.
The NWS said the twister was anticipated to be over Rollover Move and Gilchrist round 7:10 p.m. After which over the Bolivar Peninsula at about 7:30 p.m.
A waterspout was noticed simply offshore shut to Anahuac, the NWS said. It was shifting east at about 15 mph.
@NWSHouston delayed report.. Waterspout/Tornado continued for shut toly 10 minutes. Picture is from 6:35pm. Wanting NNE from Crystal beach shut to HWY 87 and Sea Breeze.
I am on journey with my household and the twisteres discover me 🙂 pic.twitter.com/aCAyk6gYDZ
— Tornadic Expeditions (@TEstormtours) August 2, 2021