A Tornado Watch has been issued over Central Texas until about 1 p.m. with multiple local cities in Bell County including Belton, Killeen, Copperas Cove, Ft. Hood, Temple, and many more. Potential for thunderstorms, heavy rainfall, hail and flooding are also in effect. We advise that everyone be cautious and be wary of dangerous weather conditions.

The warning was issued by the National Weather Service: 

TORNADO WATCH 37 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 1 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN TEXAS THIS WATCH INCLUDES 18 COUNTIES

IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS

BELL CORYELL ELLIS FALLS FREESTONE HILL JOHNSON KAUFMAN LAMPASAS LIMESTONE MCLENNAN NAVARRO

IN NORTHEAST TEXAS

ANDERSON HENDERSON LEON VAN ZANDT

IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS

MILAM ROBERTSON

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF... ATHENS... BUFFALO... BURLESON... CALVERT... CAMERON... CANTON... CENTERVILLE... CLEBURNE... COPPERAS COVE... CORSICANA... EDGEWOOD... ENNIS... FAIRFIELD... FORNEY... FORT HOOD... FRANKLIN... GATESVILLE... GLENN HEIGHTS... GRAND SALINE... GROESBECK... GUN BARREL CITY... HEARNE... HILLSBORO... JEWETT... KAUFMAN... KILLEEN... LAMPASAS... MARLIN... MEXIA... MIDLOTHIAN... OAKWOOD... PALESTINE... ROCKDALE... TEAGUE... TEMPLE... TERRELL... VAN... WACO... WAXAHACHIE AND WILLS POINT.