Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
827 PM CDT SUN MAY 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  Southwestern Hidalgo County in Deep South Texas...
  Central Starr County in Deep South Texas...

* Until 930 PM CDT

* At 826 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located OVER Fort Ringgold
  County Park, or OVER Rio Grande City, moving east at 20 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES...INCLUDING CRACKED WINDSHIELDS
           AND MINOR EXTERIOR DENTS CAN EXPECTED. SOME DAMAGE TO
           CROPS AND TREES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT MINOR WIND DAMAGE TO
           MOBILE HOMES...SOME ROOFS...SIDING AND SOME FENCES. TREE
           LIMBS WILL BLOW DOWN AND SMALL TREES WILL BE UPROOTED.
           DAMAGE TO POWER LINES AND SOME POWER POLES IS EXPECTED.

* Locations impacted include...
  Rio Grande City, Penitas, Sullivan City, La Joya, Los Ebanos,
  Garciasville, La Grulla, John F Kennedy Elementary School, La
  Victoria and Fort Ringgold County Park.

This includes US HIGHWAY 83 between MILE MARKERs 820 and 848.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of nature`s leading killers. Remember, if you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

&&

LAT...LON 2623 9845 2622 9848 2620 9848 2625 9856
      2624 9855 2622 9856 2626 9859 2624 9867
      2626 9868 2627 9872 2629 9871 2630 9875
      2631 9874 2633 9875 2633 9879 2637 9880
      2636 9885 2658 9885 2658 9839 2619 9843
TIME...MOT...LOC 0126Z 284DEG 17KT 2641 9880

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

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