Houston, TX

8:58 PM CDT on May 23, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Hobby | | Change Station

Elev 46 ft 29.65 °N, 95.28 °W | Updated 5 minutes ago

Thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
72 °F
Feels Like 72 °F
N
21
Wind Variable Wind from NNW
Gusts 25 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.82 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 1500 ft
Scattered Clouds 3200 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Dew Point 64 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.13 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:24 AM 8:12 PM
Waning Crescent, 5% visible
METAR KHOU 240153Z 34018G22KT 10SM TS FEW015 SCT032 BKN040CB BKN250 22/18 A2981 RMK AO2 PK WND 34026/0139 WSHFT 0128 LTG DSNT E AND SE RAE46 SLP098 FRQ LTGICCC E-S TS E-S MOV SE P0006 T02220178
Pressure 29.82 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 1500 ft
Scattered Clouds 3200 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Dew Point 64 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.13 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:24 AM 8:12 PM
Waning Crescent, 5% visible
METAR KHOU 240153Z 34018G22KT 10SM TS FEW015 SCT032 BKN040CB BKN250 22/18 A2981 RMK AO2 PK WND 34026/0139 WSHFT 0128 LTG DSNT E AND SE RAE46 SLP098 FRQ LTGICCC E-S TS E-S MOV SE P0006 T02220178

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 8:43 PM CDT May. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 900 PM CDT
for Galveston... eastern Brazoria... west central Chambers and
southeastern Harris counties...

At 842 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Smith Point, or
8 miles northeast of Texas City, moving east at 45 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
southeastern Pasadena, League City, southern Baytown, Galveston
causeway, Galveston Island west end, Texas City, Friendswood, La
Porte, Deer Park, Alvin, Dickinson, La Marque, Santa Fe, eastern
Freeport, Seabrook, Webster, Hitchcock, Beach City, Kemah and
Surfside Beach.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature's leading
killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to
be struck by lightning.


Lat... Lon 2897 9535 2966 9518 2977 9481 2923 9487
      2886 9535
time... Mot... loc 0142z 267deg 39kt 2947 9483

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


Hathaway


Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 8:43 PM CDT May. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

Severe Thunderstorm Watch 259 remains in effect until 1100 PM CDT
for the following locations


TX
. Texas counties included are

Brazoria Chambers Fort Bend
Galveston Harris Jackson
Liberty Matagorda Wharton




Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:26 PM CDT May. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in League City has issued a

* flood advisory for...
northwestern Galveston County in southeastern Texas...
northeastern Brazoria County in southeastern Texas...
southeastern Harris County in southeastern Texas...

* until 930 PM CDT.

* At 826 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
southeastern Pasadena, Pearland, League City, Texas City,
Friendswood, La Porte, Alvin, Dickinson, La Marque, Santa Fe,
Seabrook, Webster, Hitchcock, Manvel, Kemah, Clear Lake,
southeastern south belt / Ellington, Nassau Bay, Taylor Lake
Village and El Lago.

Lat... Lon 2965 9489 2921 9503 2938 9538 2954 9539



Special Statement, Air Quality Alert
Issued: 8:54 PM CDT May. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for Galveston... southeastern
Brazoria... southwestern Chambers and southeastern Harris counties
until 945 PM CDT...

At 854 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Texas City, moving east at 45 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
southeastern Pasadena, eastern League City, southeastern Baytown,
Galveston causeway, Galveston Island west end, Texas City, La Porte,
Dickinson, La Marque, Santa Fe, Seabrook, Webster, Hitchcock, Beach
City, Kemah, Surfside Beach, Galveston pier 21, eastern Clear Lake,
Nassau Bay and Taylor Lake Village.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.


A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 1100 PM CDT for
southeastern Texas.

Lat... Lon 2886 9535 2970 9503 2977 9480 2933 9471
time... Mot... loc 0154z 267deg 39kt 2940 9488


Hathaway


854 PM CDT Tue may 23 2017

... Significant weather advisory for Galveston... southeastern
Brazoria... southwestern Chambers and southeastern Harris counties
until 945 PM CDT...

At 854 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Texas City, moving east at 45 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
southeastern Pasadena, eastern League City, southeastern Baytown,
Galveston causeway, Galveston Island west end, Texas City, La Porte,
Dickinson, La Marque, Santa Fe, Seabrook, Webster, Hitchcock, Beach
City, Kemah, Surfside Beach, Galveston pier 21, eastern Clear Lake,
Nassau Bay and Taylor Lake Village.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.


A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 1100 PM CDT for
southeastern Texas.

Lat... Lon 2886 9535 2970 9503 2977 9480 2933 9471
time... Mot... loc 0154z 267deg 39kt 2940 9488


Hathaway

113 PM CDT Tue may 23 2017

... Ozone action day Wednesday...

The Texas commission on environmental quality (tceq)... has issued an
ozone action day for the Houston... Galveston... and Brazoria areas for
Wednesday may 24 2017.

Atmospheric conditions are expected to be favorable for producing
high levels of ozone pollution in the Houston... Galveston and
surrounding areas on Wednesday. You can help prevent ozone pollution by
sharing a ride... walking... riding a bicycle... taking your lunch to
work... avoiding drive through lanes... conserving energy and keeping your
vehicle properly tuned.

For more information on ozone:

Ozone: the facts (www.Tceq.Texas.Gov/airquality/monops/ozonefacts.Html)
EPA air now:
(www.Airnow.Gov/index.Cfm?Action=airnow.Local_city&cityid=236)
take care of texas: (www.Takecareoftexas.Org/air/airquality)



113 PM CDT Tue may 23 2017

... Ozone action day Wednesday...

The Texas commission on environmental quality (tceq)... has issued an
ozone action day for the Houston... Galveston... and Brazoria areas for
Wednesday may 24 2017.

Atmospheric conditions are expected to be favorable for producing
high levels of ozone pollution in the Houston... Galveston and
surrounding areas on Wednesday. You can help prevent ozone pollution by
sharing a ride... walking... riding a bicycle... taking your lunch to
work... avoiding drive through lanes... conserving energy and keeping your
vehicle properly tuned.

For more information on ozone:

Ozone: the facts (www.Tceq.Texas.Gov/airquality/monops/ozonefacts.Html)
EPA air now:
(www.Airnow.Gov/index.Cfm?Action=airnow.Local_city&cityid=236)
take care of texas: (www.Takecareoftexas.Org/air/airquality)