Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
851 PM CDT Sat Aug 24 2019

TXZ252-250245-
Starr TX-
851 PM CDT Sat Aug 24 2019

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN JIM HOGG AND
NORTHEASTERN STARR COUNTIES UNTIL 945 PM CDT...

At 849 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 7
miles southwest of Santa Catarina, or 13 miles east of El Sauz,
moving northeast at 15 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm. In addition...rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches per hour
can be expected with this thunderstorm.

Locations impacted include...
La Gloria, La Reforma, Santa Catarina, San Isidro, Santa Elena,
Delmita and Diamond O Ranch Airport.

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 2639 9859 2649 9883 2679 9864 2678 9851
      2670 9836
TIME...MOT...LOC 0149Z 212DEG 13KT 2656 9864

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CASTILLO


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