Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
1124 AM CDT THU JUN 21 2018

TXZ253>255-211730-
Inland Willacy TX-Southern Hidalgo TX-Inland Cameron TX-
1124 AM CDT THU JUN 21 2018

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

At 1123 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong
thunderstorm...producing heavy rainfall and frequent cloud to ground
lightning strikes over Indian Hills, or near Mercedes, moving north
at 15 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Harlingen, Weslaco, Mercedes, La Feria, Elsa, Progreso, Edcouch,
Santa Rosa, La Villa and Palm Valley.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 2603 9779 2605 9779 2606 9780 2605 9781
      2606 9782 2605 9784 2605 9786 2607 9786
      2606 9787 2607 9789 2606 9793 2607 9793
      2605 9794 2606 9795 2605 9797 2606 9798
      2639 9803 2640 9773 2605 9777 2603 9778
TIME...MOT...LOC 1623Z 178DEG 12KT 2620 9789

$$

CASTILLO



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