Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
508 PM CDT WED APR 26 2017

TXZ178-179-262245-
San Jacinto TX-Polk TX-
508 PM CDT WED APR 26 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL SAN JACINTO AND
SOUTHWESTERN POLK COUNTIES UNTIL 545 PM CDT...

At 508 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
West Livingston, or 8 miles west of Livingston, moving east at 60
mph.

Dime size hail and winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Livingston, Onalaska, Coldspring, Point Blank, Goodrich, Lake
Livingston State Park and West Livingston.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

If on or near Lake Livingston, get out of the water and move indoors
or inside a vehicle. Remember, lightning can strike out to 10 miles
from the parent thunderstorm. If you can hear thunder, you are close
enough to be struck by lightning. Move to safe shelter now! Do not
be caught on the water in a thunderstorm.

&&

A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 PM CDT for southeastern
Texas.

LAT...LON 3057 9519 3063 9525 3076 9521 3094 9495
      3061 9480
TIME...MOT...LOC 2208Z 257DEG 52KT 3070 9508

$$

Hathaway



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