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City of Simonton
Wednesday March 13th, 2019 :: 03:03 a.m. CDT

Advisory

Wind Advisory until 11:00AM

Sustained onshore winds of near 20 knots with gusts to 30 knots has prompted an areawide Wind Advisory across southeastern Texas through 11 AM CDT. The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect until 11 AM CDT this morning.

* EVENT...Sustained southerlies 20 knots gusts to 30 knots.

* TIMING...Through late morning.

* IMPACT...Strong winds may create hazardous travel conditions for high profile vehicles. Winds may also blow light weight objects about or take down small tree limbs.

* AFFECTED AREAS: SAN JACINTO ... GRIMES ... MONTGOMERY ... TRINITY ... MADISON ... BRAZORIA ISLANDS ... BRAZOS ... INLAND MATAGORDA ... COASTAL MATAGORDA ... WALKER ... INLAND HARRIS ... AUSTIN ... MATAGORDA ISLANDS ... WHARTON ... INLAND GALVESTON ... COLORADO ... GALVESTON ISLAND AND BOLIVAR PENINSULA ... INLAND JACKSON ... HOUSTON ... COASTAL GALVESTON ... POLK ... WASHINGTON ... CHAMBERS ... BURLESON ... SOUTHERN LIBERTY ... COASTAL JACKSON ... COASTAL BRAZORIA ... WALLER ... COASTAL HARRIS ... NORTHERN LIBERTY ... INLAND BRAZORIA ... FORT BEND

Instructions:

Drivers of vans...campers...trailers...and other high-profile vehicles should be alert to the danger of these winds...especially when driving along east to west oriented roads.

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Address/Location
City of Simonton
35011 Farm to Market 1093
Simonton, TX 77476

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 281-533-9809

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Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Wind Advisory

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