Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
955 PM CDT FRI AUG 1 2014

TXC505-020415-
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ZAPATA-
955 PM CDT FRI AUG 1 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR
  DRAINAGE AREAS IN...
  WESTERN ZAPATA COUNTY IN DEEP SOUTH TEXAS.
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF ZAPATA

* UNTIL 1115 PM CDT

* AT 952 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS INDICATED
  RAINFALL RATES OF TWO TO THREE INCHES PER HOUR FROM A CLUSTER OF
  SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE ADVISED AREA. THESE
  THUNDERSTORMS WILL PRODUCE FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS MAINLY
  ALONG HIGHWAY 83 BETWEEN FALCON SHORES AND SAN YGNACIO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROAD.
THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOU TO CROSS SAFELY.

RAPID RISING STREAMS OR ARROYOS WILL BRIEFLY EXCEED THEIR BANKS. LOW
WATER BRIDGES MAY BRIEFLY BECOME IMPASSIBLE. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR
VEHICLE THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROAD.

DON`T BECOME A STATISTIC. TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN!

&&

LAT...LON 2700 9924 2683 9926 2683 9927 2686 9929
      2686 9932 2688 9933 2691 9933 2693 9938
      2694 9939 2697 9940 2698 9939 2700 9941
      2701 9941

$$

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