Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
518 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

TXZ211-182300-
AUSTIN TX-
518 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN AUSTIN COUNTY UNTIL
600 PM CDT...

AT 517 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
SEALY...MOVING SOUTH AT 5 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM. THIS
STORM ALSO SHOWED ROTATION ON RADAR AND MAY PRODUCE A FUNNEL CLOUD
OR A BRIEF TORNADO.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SEALY...WALLIS AND SAN FELIPE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 2978 9627 2980 9609 2962 9606 2969 9626
TIME...MOT...LOC 2217Z 354DEG 5KT 2973 9619

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