Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
437 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

TXZ163-176-196-252245-
MADISON TX-HOUSTON TX-BRAZOS TX-
437 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR HOUSTON...NORTHWESTERN MADISON
AND NORTH CENTRAL BRAZOS COUNTIES UNTIL 545 PM CDT...

AT 435 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
NEAR FRANKLIN...OR 10 MILES NORTH OF HEARNE...MOVING EAST-NORTHEAST
AT 50 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CROCKETT...AUSTONIO...GRAPELAND...LATEXO...NORMANGEE...WECHES...AND
HOUSTON COUNTY LAKE.

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.

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.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE IN LEAGUE CITY .

IF ON OR NEAR HOUSTON COUNTY LAKE...GET OUT OF THE WATER AND MOVE
INDOORS OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE OUT TO
15 MILES FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU
ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO SAFE SHELTER
NOW. DO NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM CDT FOR SOUTHEASTERN
TEXAS.

LAT...LON 3158 9517 3152 9510 3147 9510 3145 9504
      3106 9577 3085 9639 3092 9634 3107 9604
      3109 9577 3114 9577 3116 9573 3121 9575
      3127 9573 3132 9566 3145 9571 3146 9575
      3147 9572 3151 9574 3157 9549
TIME...MOT...LOC 2135Z 240DEG 49KT 3102 9654

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