Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
450 PM CDT WED JUN 29 2016

TXZ214-238-292230-
GALVESTON TX-CHAMBERS TX-
450 PM CDT WED JUN 29 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS CENTRAL GALVESTON AND SOUTHWESTERN
CHAMBERS COUNTIES THROUGH 530 PM CDT...

AT 450 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
CRYSTAL BEACH...OR 14 MILES NORTHEAST OF GALVESTON PIER 21...MOVING
SOUTHWEST AT 10 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GALVESTON PIER 21...THE STRAND...BOLIVAR PENINSULA...GALVESTON PLEASURE
PIER...PELICAN ISLAND...CRYSTAL BEACH AND PORT BOLIVAR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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LAT...LON 2940 9450 2932 9464 2926 9472 2930 9484
      2955 9467 2948 9448
TIME...MOT...LOC 2150Z 028DEG 10KT 2945 9461

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