Weather Alerts for Victoria

Issued by the National Weather Service

       Special Weather Statement      

Severe Thunderstorm Watch  SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH   Severe Thunderstorm Watch
VICTORIA

Areas Affected:
Austin - Bee - Burleson - Colorado - Goliad - Jackson - La Salle - Live Oak - McMullen - Victoria - Washington - Webb
Effective: Sat, 5/21 10:55pm Updated: Sun, 5/22 2:05am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 5/22 4:00am Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 260 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 400 AM CDT
FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS
TX
.    TEXAS COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE
ATASCOSA             AUSTIN              BASTROP
BEE                  BURLESON            CALDWELL
COLORADO             COMAL               DEWITT
DIMMIT               FAYETTE             FRIO
GOLIAD               GONZALES            GUADALUPE
HAYS                 JACKSON             KARNES
LAVACA               LA SALLE            LEE
LIVE OAK             MAVERICK            MCMULLEN
TRAVIS               VICTORIA            WASHINGTON
WEBB                 WILSON              ZAVALA

Special Weather Statement  SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT   Special Weather Statement
VICTORIA

Areas Affected:
Goliad - Victoria
Effective: Sun, 5/22 1:01am Updated: Sun, 5/22 2:05am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 5/22 2:30am Severity: Minor Certainty: Observed

 
Details:
...A strong thunderstorm will impact portions of western Victoria and
Goliad Counties through 230 AM CDT...
At 145 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
Charco, or 14 miles west of Goliad, moving east at 40 mph.
HAZARD...Winds in excess of 40 mph.
SOURCE...Radar indicated.
IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around
unsecured objects.
Locations impacted include...
Goliad, Fannin, Schroeder, Coleto Creek Park, Ander, Oak Village,
Mission Valley, Weesatche, Weser, Nursery and Charco.
This includes the following highways...
US Highway 183 between mile markers 626 and 652.
US Highway 59 between mile markers 645 and 674.
US Highway 77 between mile markers 580 and 584.
US Highway 87 between mile markers 798 and 804.
MAX HAIL SIZE...0.00 IN
MAX WIND GUST...40 MPH

Information:
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 400 AM CDT for
south Texas.