Montgomery County Weather Update 4.13.19

Montgomery County Weather Update

For Immediate Release- April 13, 2019

Montgomery County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management continues to monitor weather conditions. A strong storm system west of the area should move northeast, this will increase the threat of severe weather across our area from 11AM to 5PM today. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds, large hail, and frequent lightning will be possible. Localized flooding also possible with heavy downpours. Severe weather watches have been posted west and north of the area, so watches could be issued for our area this afternoon. Stay weather aware, heed National Weather Service warnings, and if you see lightning take cover.

Montgomery County is under a tornado watch until 7 PM.

To receive emergency alerts to your phone or email from Montgomery County Office of Homeland security and Emergency Management, register at http://www.mc911.org/page/ecd.AlertMCTX. When you are creating your profile, you must check the box next to Share my Smart911 Profile with TX-Montgomery-County-911 to support emergency preparedness.

Stay informed and monitor conditions for Montgomery County and the surrounding area on the Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management website www.mctxoem.org, Facebook, or twitter, NOAA Weather Radio, K-Star 99.7FM.

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