Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
904 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

TXZ171>173-192>194-190500-
LLANO-BURNET-WILLIAMSON-TRAVIS-BASTROP-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LLANO...BURNET...GEORGETOWN...AUSTIN...
BASTROP...GIDDINGS
904 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...POSSIBLE MINOR FLOODING CONTINUES THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR IN NEW BRAUNFELS IS TRACKING
A WIDE AREA OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL OVER THE NORTHEAST CORNER
OF SOUTH-CENTRAL TEXAS. MOVEMENT OF THE PRECIPITATION IS TO THE
EAST-SOUTHEAST AT AROUND 10 MPH.

THIS MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL WILL PASS OVER RAIN-SATURATED SOILS
OF LLANO...BURNET...WILLIAMSON...TRAVIS...BASTROP...AND LEE COUNTIES
THROUGH THE NEXT FEW HOURS. THIS AREA HAS ALREADY EXPERIENCED FLASH
FLOODING DURING THE PAST 24 HOURS...AND ADDITIONAL FLASH FLOODING
REMAINS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY IN AREAS WHERE CREEKS AND RIVERS ARE
CURRENTLY SUBSIDING...BUT MAY RISE AGAIN DURING THE NEXT FEW HOURS
IF HEAVY RAINFALL PASSES OVER THEM.

MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO DRIVE WITH EXTREME CAUTION TONIGHT IN THE
VICINITY OF CREEKS...STREAMS...AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS...WHERE
FLOODING ON THE ROAD IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE DUE TO THE DARKNESS.
REMEMBER...IF YOU ENCOUNTER WATER OVER THE ROAD...TURN AROUND...
DONT DROWN.

$$

TOMASELLI





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