Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
814 PM CST SUN FEB 19 2017

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Northern Zapata County in Deep South Texas...

* Until 900 PM CST

* At 813 PM CST, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
  extending from 6 miles southeast of Rio Bravo to 8 miles southwest
  of Falcon Mesa, moving northeast at 40 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES...INCLUDING CRACKED WINDSHIELDS
           AND MINOR EXTERIOR DENTS CAN EXPECTED. SOME DAMAGE TO
           CROPS AND TREES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT MINOR WIND DAMAGE TO
           MOBILE HOMES...SOME ROOFS...SIDING AND SOME FENCES. TREE
           LIMBS WILL BLOW DOWN AND SMALL TREES WILL BE UPROOTED.
           DAMAGE TO POWER LINES AND SOME POWER POLES IS EXPECTED.

* Locations impacted include...
  Zapata, Bustamante, Medina, Siesta Shores, Las Palmas and Falcon
  Mesa.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with these storms. 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.

&&

LAT...LON 2732 9937 2727 9933 2727 9905 2706 9905
      2682 9926 2686 9928 2687 9932 2688 9933
      2692 9932 2694 9939 2696 9939 2698 9938
      2702 9942 2729 9942
TIME...MOT...LOC 0213Z 214DEG 33KT 2731 9938 2679 9938

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

JMS


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