A FLASH FLOOD WATCH is in effect until midnight for Lee County. Strong thunderstorms will continue to be possible, across the Brazos Valley, this evening. Winds in excess of 40-60mph are the main concern, within the strongest activity.Heavy rainfall between 1" and 3" has the potential to cause localized flash flooding in a few locations.
The Department of Defense has announced that a Willis man has been killed in Iraq.
Twenty-three-year-old Sargeant Reyes Ramirez was killed by an IED in Ar Ramadi on June 17th.
He was assigned to the 40th Engineer Battalion.