Heavy Rain in Portions of Ellis County (Video)
The City of Ellis had minor street flooding on Saturday evening after receiving 1.45 inches of rain. The video shows the heavy rain that fell just after 6 p.m. You can also hear the tornado sirens. According to Ellis Police Chief Taft Yates, “The minor street flooding was at 10th and Monroe and 10th and Taylor. Despite some nickel and pea size hail, there were no broken windows or other damage reported in town.” Areas near Yocemento reported just over .50 of an inch of rain and quarter to half dollar size hail.