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Hurricane Delta Impacts | County-by-county breakdown of what to expect in Southeast Texas

Southeast Texas is already seeing rainy and windy conditions as Delta heads for the coast on Friday

BEAUMONT, Texas — Parts of Southeast Texas remain in the cone of concern as Hurricane Delta heads toward the coastline on Friday. 

The 12News StormTrackers are closely watching the storm's track and intensity as it marches toward the area. 

HURRICANE WARNING:
Jefferson County
TROPICAL STORM WARNING:

Newton, Jasper, Orange, Hardin, Liberty, Chambers County
STORM SURGE WARNING:
Coastline from High Island to Sabine Pass east into Louisiana 

Credit: 12News StormTrackers
Credit: 12News StormTrackers

 

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Jefferson County
Hurricane Warning

  • When: Friday
  • Rain: 2-5 inches
  • Storm surge: low impact (2-4 feet)
  • Winds: Hurricane force winds possible along coastal areas; tropical storm force winds likely with 40-55 mph sustained winds
  • Tornadoes: Low threat

City-by-city breakdown, max sustained winds/higher wind gusts

  • Beaumont: 40/50 mph
  • Port Arthur: 50/60 mph
  • Mid County: 40/55 mph
  • Port Acres: 40/55 mph
  • Sabine Pass: 40/60 mph

The National Hurricane Center issued a flash flood warning for central Jefferson County in the 1 p.m. update Friday. 

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Orange County
Tropical Storm Warning

  • When: Friday
  • Rain: 3-5 inches
  • Storm surge: low impact (1-3 feet)
  • Winds: Hurricane force wind gusts likely; sustained winds expected to be 40-50 mph
  • Tornadoes: Low threat

City-by-city breakdown, max sustained winds/higher wind gusts

  • Orange: 50/60 mph
  • Deweyville: 45/60 mph
  • Vidor: 40/50 mph
  • Mauriceville: 45/55 mph
  • Bridge City: 45/55 mph

The National Hurricane Center issued a flash flood warning for Orange County in the 1 p.m. update Friday.

Credit: 12News StormTrackers

Newton County
Tropical Storm Warning

  • When: Friday
  • Rain: 3-5 inches
  • Winds: Tropical storm wind gusts and sustained winds of 35-50mph likely (10% chance of hurricane force winds)
  • Tornadoes: Low threat

City-by-city breakdown, max sustained winds/higher wind gusts

  • Newton: 35/45 mph
  • Bon Wier: 40/50 mph
  • TB South: 35/45 mph
  • Burkeville: 35/50 mph
Credit: 12News StormTrackers

Hardin County
Tropical Storm Warning

  • When: Friday
  • Rain: 2-3 inches (eastern edges of county could receive 2-3 inches)
  • Winds: 20-45 mph wind gusts
  • Tornadoes: Low threat

City-by-city breakdown, max sustained winds/higher wind gusts

  • Kountze: 35/40 mph
  • Lumberton: 35/45 mph
  • Sour Lake: 35/40 mph
  • Silsbee: 35/45 mph
  • Votaw: 20/25 mph
  • Saratoga: 25/35 mph
Credit: 12News StormTrackers

Jasper County
Tropical Storm Warning

  • When: Friday
  • Rain: 2-4 inches
  • Winds: 30-45 mph wind gusts; tropical storm winds in the southern part of the county likely
  • Tornadoes: Low threat

City-by-city breakdown, max sustained winds/higher wind gusts

  • Jasper: 30/40 mph
  • Buna: 40/50 mph
  • Kirbyville: 35/50 mph
  • Evadale: 35/50 mph
  • Dam B: 30/40 mph
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Tyler County
Tropical Storm Warning

  • When: Friday
  • Rain: 1-3 inches
  • Winds: 20-40 mph wind gusts; tropical storm winds in the southern part of the county likely
  • Tornadoes: Low threat

City-by-city breakdown, max sustained winds/higher wind gusts

  • Woodville: 20/30 mph
  • Colmesneil: 20/30 mph
  • Fred / Spurger: 35/40 mph
Credit: 12News StormTrackers

Chambers County
Tropical Storm Warning

  • When: Friday
  • Rain: 1-2 inches
  • Winds: 20-40mph winds 
  • Tornadoes: Low threat

City-by-city breakdown, max sustained winds/higher wind gusts

  • Winnie:  35/45 mph
Credit: 12News StormTrackers

Liberty County
Tropical Storm Warning  

  • When: Friday
  • Rain: 1-3 inches
  • Winds: 30-40mph winds 
  • Tornadoes: Low threat

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