WNW at 14 mph
At 400 p.m. CDT (2100 UTC), the remnants of imelda were located near latitude 31.4 north, longitude 96.4 west. The remnants are moving toward the west-northwest near 3 mph (5 km/h).
Maximum sustained winds are near 15 mph (30 km/h) with higher gusts.
The estimated minimum central pressure is 1010 mb (29.83 inches).
Watches and Warnings
Summary of watches and warnings in effect:
Flash flood emergencies are in effect for parts of southeastern Texas.
Flash flood watches are in effect for parts of eastern Texas and western Louisiana.
Rainfall: imelda is expected to produce the following rainfall amounts through friday:
Across the upper Texas coast into far southeast Texas, additional 3 to 5 inches with isolated storm totals of 35 to 45 inches.
Across portions of southwest Louisiana, an additional 1 inch with isolated totals of 3 inches.
Rest of east Texas, 2 to 4 inches with isolated totals around 8 inches.
These rainfall totals may compound ongoing flash flooding.
Tornadoes: isolated tornadoes will be possible today over parts of middle and upper Texas coast.