Players, fans told to take shelter in AT&T Stadium during tornado, flood warning

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Players, fans told to take shelter in AT&T Stadium during storm
Monday January 16th, 2017

Those inside of AT&T Stadium have been told to take shelter in place as the city of Arlington experiences some severe weather.

Tornado and flash flood warnings were issued by the National Weather Service after the Cowboys’ Divisonal-round playoff loss to the Packers on Sunday. The tornado watch is in effect until 8:45 p.m. CT, while the flood warning ends at 11 p.m. CT. There’s no word yet on when the shelter order will be lifted. 

The area is experiencing winds of around 20 mph.

Dak Presoctt and Ezekiel Elliott jogged out onto the field in front of the small crowd still there.

Rain is expected to let up around 3 a.m. local time, according to Weather.com.

UPDATE (10:50 p.m. ET): All clear has been given, it seems.

– Kenny Ducey

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