Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
856 PM CDT TUE MAY 23 2017

TXZ235-236-240230-
Jackson TX-Matagorda TX-
856 PM CDT TUE MAY 23 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN JACKSON AND WEST
CENTRAL MATAGORDA COUNTIES UNTIL 930 PM CDT...

At 855 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Palacios, moving east at 45 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Matagorda, Palacios and Schicke Point.

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.

&&

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

LAT...LON 2861 9639 2863 9637 2863 9640 2872 9641
      2877 9634 2880 9592 2860 9592 2859 9639
TIME...MOT...LOC 0155Z 267DEG 39KT 2871 9630

$$

Hathaway



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