An elderly man put his small flat bottom boat with motor into Lake Conroe this morning just in front of the storm. As he got out onto the Lake the winds picked up . A lake rescue response was dispatched bringing North Montgomery County Fire Department and Montgomery County Precinct 1 Lake Patrol. The man was found on the northeast side of the FM 1097 bridge near the rocks. With no way for the rescue boats to get into the shallow waters and waves of five feet the man was brought up to the FM 1097 bridge up the rocks. As a precaution MCHD was dispatched but the man was not transported.
Montgomery County Precinct 1 Constables Office Captain Rusty Fincher warns anyone going out onto the lake to please check winds and weather fist.