Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
722 AM CDT THU JUL 3 2014

GMZ330-335-350-355-370-375-TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-
227-235>238-041230-
AUSTIN-BRAZORIA-BRAZOS-BURLESON-CHAMBERS-COLORADO-FORT BEND-
GALVESTON-GALVESTON BAY-GRIMES-HARRIS-HOUSTON-JACKSON-LIBERTY-
MADISON-MATAGORDA-MATAGORDA BAY-MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-
TRINITY-WALKER-WALLER-WASHINGTON-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-WHARTON-
722 AM CDT THU JUL 3 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SLIGHT CHANCES FOR MID TO LATE AFTERNOON ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT
THAT COULD PRODUCE VERY LOCALIZED HIGH RAINFALL LEADING TO SHORT LIVED
FLOODING...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...SMALL HAIL...AND GUSTY WINDS IN EXCESS
OF 35 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

THERE IS A HIGHER PROBABILITY FOR GREATER AREAL COVERAGE OF RAIN SHOWER
AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY DURING THE HOLIDAY FRIDAY. THE MAIN THREATS
FOR THE STRONGEST FOURTH OF JULY THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE HIGH RAINFALL
RATES LEADING TO STREET FLOODING...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND GUSTY
DOWNBURST WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 MPH. THE MAJORITY OF FIREWORKS DISPLAYS
WILL NOT BE AFFECTED BY ADVERSE WEATHER AS...BECAUSE THE STRONGEST
CONVECTION WILL BE FUELED BY AFTERNOON HEATING...MOST ACTIVITY WILL
WANE TO BELOW HAZARDOUS LEVELS AROUND SUNSET. PARTIES WITH OUTDOOR
ACTIVITY INTERESTS OVER INDEPENDENCE DAY SHOULD CLOSELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECASTS AND OR ADVISORIES CONCERNING THE POTENTIAL
FOR HAZARDOUS HOLIDAY WEATHER.

REMEMBER THE LIGHTNING SAFETY RULES...WHEN THE THUNDER ROARS...GO
INDOORS!

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED IF AND WHEN DAILY THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY
COMMENCES.

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