Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1139 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TXC047-215-247-427-240500-
/O.CON.KBRO.SV.W.0052.000000T0000Z-150524T0500Z/
HIDALGO TX-JIM HOGG TX-BROOKS TX-STARR TX-
1139 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT
FOR WESTERN HIDALGO...EASTERN JIM HOGG...BROOKS AND EASTERN STARR
COUNTIES...

AT 1138 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60
MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR
CONCEPCION TO 11 MILES NORTHWEST OF ENCINO TO 7 MILES NORTHEAST OF LA
REFORMA TO 9 MILES SOUTH OF SANTA CATARINA...MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... MCALLEN...RIO GRANDE
CITY...FALFURRIAS..SULLIVAN CITY...LA JOYA AND LA GRULLA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...
DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN
INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

&&

LAT...LON 2734 9852 2727 9852 2726 9803 2711 9800
      2685 9800 2619 9843 2623 9845 2620 9848
      2622 9856 2626 9859 2624 9867 2637 9880
      2635 9890 2637 9891 2663 9867 2689 9865
      2731 9880 2736 9878 2734 9859 2736 9855
TIME...MOT...LOC 0438Z 248DEG 38KT 2741 9841 2703 9828 2677 9831 2652
9854

$$

JS


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