Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
935 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TXZ236-237-280315-
MATAGORDA TX-BRAZORIA TX-
935 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS COASTAL MATAGORDA AND
COASTAL BRAZORIA COUNTIES THROUGH 1015 PM CDT...

AT 934 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 7
MILES SOUTHWEST OF FREEPORT...MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SOUTHEASTERN LAKE JACKSON...FREEPORT...CLUTE...SURFSIDE BEACH...JONES
CREEK AND OYSTER CREEK.

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.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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LAT...LON 2900 9557 2905 9511 2889 9520 2884 9527
      2876 9557
TIME...MOT...LOC 0234Z 277DEG 32KT 2885 9543

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