By Kevin Byrne, AccuWeather staff writer
February 15, 2017, 11:35:46 AM EST
Wind damage, downed fences and tree branches on roadways was reported in the town of Stafford, Texas, according to the Stafford Police Department. In addition, several buildings and homes had their roofs blown off. There were also several reports of a funnel cloud.
Another tornado touchdown was reported southwest of the town of Rosenburg, Texas, according to a National Weather Service trained spotter.
The Houston Chronicle reported that the storms may have been a factor in one fatal crash.
As of late Tuesday afternoon, at least three tornadoes were confirmed in the area, according to the NWS office in Houston.
415PM Damage survey update confirm EF-0 in Wharton with microburst winds. Now 3 confirmed tornadoes with teams still surveying. #houwx #txwx— NWS Houston (@NWSHouston) February 14, 2017
At the height of the storm, more than 25,000 CenterPoint Energy customers were without power in the Houston area.
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