Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
704 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

TXZ197>200-211>213-270100-
GRIMES TX-AUSTIN TX-WALLER TX-WASHINGTON TX-LIBERTY TX-HARRIS TX-
MONTGOMERY TX-
704 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN WASHINGTON...WEST CENTRAL
LIBERTY...WALLER...SOUTHEASTERN GRIMES...SOUTHERN MONTGOMERY...
NORTHERN HARRIS AND NORTHERN AUSTIN COUNTIES THROUGH 800 PM CDT...

AT 704 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR SHENANDOAH TO NEAR TOMBALL TO 7 MILES
SOUTH OF PINE ISLAND TO NEAR INDUSTRY. MOVEMENT WAS EAST AT 20 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SOUTHERN CONROE...BRENHAM...HUMBLE...TOMBALL...JERSEY VILLAGE...HEMPSTEAD...
PRAIRIE VIEW...BELLVILLE...PINEHURST...SPRING...KINGWOOD...THE WOODLANDS...
ALDINE...GREATER GREENSPOINT...SHELBY...HOCKLEY...OAK RIDGE NORTH...
WALLER...SHENANDOAH AND SPLENDORA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO
STATIONS AND AVAILABLE TELEVISION STATIONS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3024 9493 2995 9518 2987 9552 2990 9617
      3002 9660 3023 9622 3027 9551
TIME...MOT...LOC 0004Z 280DEG 16KT 3020 9549 3003 9564 2995 9598 3000
9645

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