Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
742 AM CDT SUN AUG 21 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  WEBB COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL 945 AM CDT

* AT 740 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN
  ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. OVER THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY
  BEEN ESTIMATED TO HAVE FALLEN OVER PORTIONS OF WEBB COUNTY.
  ALTHOUGH NO FLOODING HAS BEEN REPORTED OR OBSERVED YET, FLASH
  FLOODING MAY BE GOING ON WILL COULD BEGIN SHORTLY.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE STILL POSSIBLE IN
THE WARNED AREA. THE RAIN IS SHOWING SIGNS OF WEAKENING OVER SINCE
715 AM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...FARMLAND...AND OTHER LOW LYING
SPOTS.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.

&&

LAT...LON 2820 9940 2803 9939 2806 9880 2727 9880
      2727 9933 2732 9937 2726 9949 2730 9949
      2731 9954 2741 9949 2749 9948 2750 9953
      2757 9951 2764 9960 2766 9971 2780 9988
      2798 9993 2800 9999 2815 10009 2820 10021

$$

GW


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