SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
649 AM CDT THU JUL 12 2012

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HARRIS TX-CHAMBERS TX-MONTGOMERY TX-
649 AM CDT THU JUL 12 2012

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EASTERN HARRIS...WEST CENTRAL
CHAMBERS AND SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTIES UNTIL 730 AM CDT...

AT 648 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS
TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR HOUSTON...MOVING NORTHEAST AT
35 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM. VERY HEAVY
RAINFALL IS ALSO POSSIBLE WITH HOURLY RAINFALL RATES IN EXCESS OF
TWO INCHES PER HOUR.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HOUSTON...PASADENA...BAYTOWN...KINGWOOD...LA PORTE...CHANNELVIEW...
DEER PARK...CLOVERLEAF...HUMBLE...SOUTH HOUSTON...ALDINE...WEST
UNIVERSITY PLACE...GALENA PARK...JACINTO CITY...HIGHLANDS...
BARRETT...CROSBY...SHELDON...SOUTHSIDE PLACE AND HILSHIRE VILLAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY
LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A
SAFE SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.