Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
843 PM CDT TUE MAY 23 2017

TXC321-240152-
/O.CAN.KHGX.SV.W.0125.000000T0000Z-170524T0200Z/
Matagorda TX-
843 PM CDT TUE MAY 23 2017

...THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR EASTERN MATAGORDA COUNTY IS
CANCELLED...

The severe thunderstorm which prompted the warning has moved out of
the warned area. Therefore, the warning has been cancelled.

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

LAT...LON 2897 9535 2966 9518 2977 9481 2923 9487
      2886 9535
TIME...MOT...LOC 0142Z 267DEG 39KT 2947 9483

$$

TXC039-071-167-201-240200-
/O.CON.KHGX.SV.W.0125.000000T0000Z-170524T0200Z/
Galveston TX-Brazoria TX-Chambers TX-Harris TX-
843 PM CDT TUE MAY 23 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM CDT
FOR GALVESTON...EASTERN BRAZORIA...WEST CENTRAL CHAMBERS AND
SOUTHEASTERN HARRIS COUNTIES...

At 842 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Smith Point, or
8 miles northeast of Texas City, moving east at 45 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Southeastern Pasadena, League City, southern Baytown, Galveston
Causeway, Galveston Island West End, Texas City, Friendswood, La
Porte, Deer Park, Alvin, Dickinson, La Marque, Santa Fe, eastern
Freeport, Seabrook, Webster, Hitchcock, Beach City, Kemah and
Surfside Beach.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature`s leading
killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to
be struck by lightning.

&&

LAT...LON 2897 9535 2966 9518 2977 9481 2923 9487
      2886 9535
TIME...MOT...LOC 0142Z 267DEG 39KT 2947 9483

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

Hathaway



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