Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible, across the Brazos Valley, Saturday afternoon and evening. Winds in excess of 40-60mph are the main concern, within the strongest activity. An isolated, brief tornado threat cannot be ruled out. Heavy rainfall between 1" and 3" has the potential to cause localized flash flooding in a few locations.
Federal emergency officials are sending about 15 (M) million more dollars to Texas to pay for recovery from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.
US Senator John Cornyn says the reimbursement money will help pay for shelters, debris removal and related protections.