Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
844 PM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

TXZ226-236-310230-
MATAGORDA TX-WHARTON TX-
844 PM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN WHARTON AND
NORTHWESTERN MATAGORDA COUNTIES UNTIL 930 PM CDT...

AT 844 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 9
MILES NORTHWEST OF VAN VLECK...OR 9 MILES NORTH OF BAY CITY...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BAY CITY...EL CAMPO...SOUTH TEXAS NUCLEAR PLANT...VAN VLECK...
MARKHAM...BOLING-IAGO...DANEVANG AND WADSWORTH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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LAT...LON 2918 9628 2934 9599 2891 9575 2874 9613
TIME...MOT...LOC 0144Z 336DEG 30KT 2911 9602

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