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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1109 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

TXZ177-178-196>200-210>213-227-190500-
GRIMES TX-AUSTIN TX-SAN JACINTO TX-WALKER TX-HARRIS TX-WALLER TX-
COLORADO TX-WASHINGTON TX-LIBERTY TX-BRAZOS TX-MONTGOMERY TX-
FORT BEND TX-
1109 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN LIBERTY...NORTH
CENTRAL COLORADO...EASTERN WASHINGTON...NORTHWESTERN HARRIS...
AUSTIN...SOUTH CENTRAL WALKER...SOUTHWESTERN SAN JACINTO...
SOUTHEASTERN BRAZOS...WALLER...MONTGOMERY...NORTH CENTRAL FORT BEND
AND SOUTHERN GRIMES COUNTIES UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT...

AT 1107 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR WASHINGTON TO 6 MILES
SOUTH OF BRENHAM TO NEAR FAYETTEVILLE...AND MOVING EAST AT 40 TO
50 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL...WIND GUSTS AROUND 50 MPH...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...
AND BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL WILL ALL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CONROE...KATY...TOMBALL...CLEVELAND...JERSEY VILLAGE...NAVASOTA...
SEALY...HEMPSTEAD...WILLIS...PRAIRIE VIEW...BROOKSHIRE...BELLVILLE...
PINEHURST...SPRING...THE WOODLANDS...ADDICKS PARK TEN...GREATER
GREENSPOINT...WASHINGTON...HOCKLEY AND OAK RIDGE NORTH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE IN LEAGUE CITY .

&&

LAT...LON 2996 9657 2999 9658 3006 9639 3046 9617
      3052 9560 3051 9534 3041 9517 3041 9500
      2987 9550 2972 9591 2991 9661
TIME...MOT...LOC 0407Z 283DEG 48KT 3032 9624 3007 9641 2997 9667

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
442 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

GMZ330-335-350-355-370-375-TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-
227-235>238-191200-
AUSTIN-BRAZORIA-BRAZOS-BURLESON-CHAMBERS-COLORADO-FORT BEND-
GALVESTON-GALVESTON BAY-GRIMES-HARRIS-HOUSTON-JACKSON-LIBERTY-
MADISON-MATAGORDA-MATAGORDA BAY-MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-
TRINITY-WALKER-WALLER-WASHINGTON-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-WHARTON-
442 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...REST OF THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

EXPECT SCATTERED TO OCCASIONALLY NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
TO MOVE ACROSS THE AREA. SOME OF THE STORMS COULD BECOME STRONG OR SEVERE.
DAMAGING WINDS...LARGE HAIL...AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL ARE EXPECTED
TO BE PRIMARY SEVERE WEATHER THREATS WITH THE STRONGER ACTIVITY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MIGHT BE NEEDED LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

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