Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
659 PM CDT TUE JUL 19 2016

TXZ248-200015-
ZAPATA TX-
659 PM CDT TUE JUL 19 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WEST CENTRAL ZAPATA COUNTY UNTIL
715 PM CDT...

AT 657 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 8
MILES NORTHWEST OF LAS PALMAS...OR 11 MILES NORTHWEST OF ZAPATA...
MOVING WEST AT 25 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

THIS STORM WILL CROSS OVER HIGHWAY 83 AND AFFECT MAINLY RURAL AREAS
OF WESTERN ZAPATA COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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.

&&

LAT...LON 2707 9945 2708 9943 2708 9927 2694 9928
      2695 9939 2696 9939 2697 9938 2698 9938
      2698 9939 2700 9940 2702 9942 2701 9943
      2702 9944
TIME...MOT...LOC 2357Z 098DEG 22KT 2702 9939

$$

BIRCHFIELD



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