Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
917 PM CDT WED AUG 16 2017

TXC329-170230-
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Midland TX-
917 PM CDT WED AUG 16 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 930 PM CDT
FOR NORTHERN MIDLAND COUNTY...

At 916 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles north of
Greenwood, moving southwest at 10 mph.

HAZARD...Golf ball size hail.

SOURCE...Emergency management.

IMPACT...People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect damage
         to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles.

Locations impacted include...
Midland, Greenwood, Midland International Air and Space Port, Cotton
Flat, Midland Airpark and Skywest Airport.

This includes Interstate 20 between mile markers 128 and 148.

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.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

&&

LAT...LON 3208 10178 3196 10178 3180 10218 3208 10225
TIME...MOT...LOC 0216Z 067DEG 17KT 3203 10203

HAIL...1.75IN
WIND...<50MPH

$$

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