Tornado Warning
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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WFUS54 KHGX 221641
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TXC167-221730-
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
1141 AM CDT MON MAY 22 2017

The National Weather Service in League City has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
  Central Galveston County in southeastern Texas...

* Until 1230 PM CDT.

* At 1140 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a
  tornado was located near Tiki Island, or 7 miles southeast of
  Hitchcock, moving northeast at 10 mph.

  HAZARD...Tornado.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation.

  IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
           shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
           Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur.  Tree
           damage is likely.

* Locations impacted include...
  Galveston Island West End, Galveston Causeway, Texas City, La
  Marque, Hitchcock, Galveston Pier 21, Bayou Vista, Tiki Island,
  Pelican Island, Schlitterbahn, Scholes Field, The Strand, Offatts
  Bayou, Galveston Pleasure Pier and Moody Gardens.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest
floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a
mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter
and protect yourself from flying debris.

&&

LAT...LON 2920 9492 2922 9497 2939 9492 2931 9475
TIME...MOT...LOC 1640Z 227DEG 10KT 2924 9492

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...<.75IN

$$



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