SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL HEMPSTEAD COUNTY UNTIL 900 PM CDT…
At 827 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Fulton, or 10 miles west of Hope, moving east northeast at 20 mph.
Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.
Locations impacted include…
Hope, Perrytown, Fulton, Washington, McNab and Oakhaven.
Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways. 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. This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio stations and available television stations for additional information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.