Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
706 AM CDT TUE APR 18 2017

Brazoria TX-Galveston TX-Harris TX-
706 AM CDT TUE APR 18 2017


At 704 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
Hitchcock, moving north at 15 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with this storm. Storms
could possibly induce spin-up. Funnel clouds could be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
League City, Texas City, southern Friendswood, Dickinson, La Marque,
Santa Fe, Webster, Hitchcock, Kemah, Bacliff and San Leon.


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.

This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.


LAT...LON 2928 9497 2921 9506 2950 9523 2956 9493
TIME...MOT...LOC 1204Z 172DEG 12KT 2928 9504



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