Tornado warning canceled for Ector, Midland Co.

Tornado warning canceled for Ector, Midland Co.
Tornado near Goldsmith (Source: NewsWest 9 Viewer)

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - UPDATE: A tornado warning that was issued for Ector and Midland County has been canceled.

There's no word yet if there are any injuries.

If you're driving and you see a flooded roadway, please remember to turn around, don't drown.

The best advice for everyone is to remain home so authorities can respond to any emergencies that arrive.

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Residents in the City of Odessa and the Midland International Air and Space Port to take cover at this time.

The National Weather Service is reporting a confirmed tornado was located near Goldsmith or seven miles northwest of West Odessa.

The warning is in effect until 8:45 p.m.

If you are in the path of this storm, please take cover immediately by going to the lowest level of your home and put as many walls between you and the tornado. Stay off of anything electrical until the storm has passed.

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