Significant Weather Advisory For Hempstead And Surrounding Areas

Event:Special Weather Statement
Alert:…SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN LITTLE RIVER… CENTRAL HEMPSTEAD…NORTHEASTERN MILLER AND SOUTHEASTERN HOWARD COUNTIES UNTIL 600 PM CDT…  At 520 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over Saratoga, or 9 miles south of Mineral Springs, moving southeast at 20 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm. Locations impacted include… Hope, Mineral Springs, Tollette, Fulton, Washington, Saratoga, Ozan, McNab, Oakhaven, Bright Star, Millwood, Hervey and Red Bluff.
Instructions: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.
Target Area:
Little River
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