Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
1022 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

TXZ213-214-235>238-221615-
Brazoria TX-Chambers TX-Jackson TX-Galveston TX-Harris TX-
Matagorda TX-
1022 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN JACKSON...
GALVESTON...BRAZORIA...SOUTHWESTERN CHAMBERS...MATAGORDA AND
SOUTHEASTERN HARRIS COUNTIES UNTIL 1115 AM CDT...

At 1020 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Texas City to near Matagorda. Movement was
south at 30 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms. The
threat for these higher winds and wind gusts will be diminishing
over the next hour.

Locations impacted include...
Southeastern Pasadena, League City, Galveston Causeway, Galveston
Island West End, Texas City, Matagorda, Friendswood, La Porte, Lake
Jackson, Alvin, Angleton, Dickinson, Bay City, La Marque, Santa Fe,
Freeport, Seabrook, Clute, Webster and Hitchcock.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

&&

LAT...LON 2840 9622 2864 9633 2867 9632 2868 9635
      2886 9644 2965 9494 2937 9456 2922 9477
TIME...MOT...LOC 1520Z 359DEG 25KT 2941 9487 2869 9603

$$
Hathaway



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