Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
850 PM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

TXZ248-280230-
ZAPATA TX-
850 PM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WESTERN STARR AND SOUTH CENTRAL
ZAPATA COUNTIES UNTIL 930 PM CDT...

AT 846 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING AN AREA OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAINFALL ALONG HWY 83 FROM NEAR
FALCON DAM TO NEAR LOPENO...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 20 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM ALONG
WITH RAINFALL RATES OF TWO INCHES AN HOUR.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LOPENO...NEW FALCON AND MORALES-SANCHEZ.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 2689 9913 2666 9904 2657 9917 2662 9918
      2667 9920 2669 9921 2672 9921 2675 9924
      2679 9924 2681 9926 2683 9927
TIME...MOT...LOC 0146Z 150DEG 15KT 2670 9914

$$

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