Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1007 AM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

TXZ237-238-011530-
BRAZORIA TX-GALVESTON TX-
1007 AM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 1005 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
OVER GALVESTON ISLAND...MOVING NORTH AT 15 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.
RAINFALL RATES OF ONE TO TWO INCHES PER HOUR WILL CAUSE NUISANCE
FLOODING OF LOW LYING ROADS. LIMITED VISIBILITIES AND PONDING WATER
ON ROADWAYS WILL CAUSE HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS. DO NOT DRIVE
YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GALVESTON CAUSEWAY...GALVESTON ISLAND WEST END...HITCHCOCK...
GALVESTON PIER 21...JAMAICA BEACH...TIKI ISLAND...THE STRAND...
PELICAN ISLAND...SCHLITTERBAHN...SCHOLES FIELD...MOODY GARDENS...
OFFATTS BAYOU AND GALVESTON STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


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.

&&

LAT...LON 2909 9511 2919 9516 2912 9510 2917 9512
      2913 9509 2915 9504 2919 9507 2916 9503
      2920 9506 2923 9503 2918 9500 2933 9489
      2930 9490 2928 9484 2930 9487 2935 9482
      2935 9481 2932 9475
TIME...MOT...LOC 1505Z 175DEG 14KT 2924 9492

$$

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