Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1030 AM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE  HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL STARR COUNTY IN DEEP SOUTH TEXAS...

* UNTIL 1130 AM CDT

* AT 1029 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL AND
  DESTRUCTIVE WINDS IN EXCESS OF 70 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED OVER
  RIO GRANDE CITY MUNICIPAL AIRPORT...OR OVER STARR COUNTY SHERIFFS
  OFFICE...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  RIO GRANDE CITY...LA ROSITA...STARR COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE...RIO
  GRANDE CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT...RIO GRANDE CITY LIBRARY...RINGGOLD
  MIDDLE SCHOOL...SULLIVAN CITY...LA GRULLA...GRULLA MIDDLE SCHOOL...
  GARCIASVILLE...LA PUERTA...SANTA CRUZ...
  STARR COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL...LOS GARZAS...LOS ALVAREZ...
  LAS LOMAS...ALTO BONITO...
  RIO GRANDE CITY MUNICIPAL AIRPORT AND FORT RINGGOLD COUNTY PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...
DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION...MOVE TO
AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

THIS STORM HAS A HISTORY OF PRODUCING DESTRUCTIVE WINDS AND LARGE
HAIL. THIS IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION. SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A
STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

&&

LAT...LON 2626 9868 2627 9872 2628 9870 2629 9871
      2630 9875 2631 9875 2631 9874 2633 9875
      2633 9879 2637 9880 2637 9886 2635 9890
      2643 9895 2652 9878 2628 9857 2626 9859
      2625 9862 2626 9862 2624 9864 2624 9867
TIME...MOT...LOC 1529Z 327DEG 15KT 2642 9883

$$

SPEECE



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