Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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WGUS54 KHGX 181338

Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
738 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

The National Weather Service in League City has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Northeastern Wharton County in southeastern Texas...
  Western Harris County in southeastern Texas...
  Northern Fort Bend County in southeastern Texas...

* Until 1015 AM CST.

* At 732 AM CST, runoff and drainage continued from heavy rain which
  fell earlier this morning. 4 to 6 inches of rain fell between 1:30
  AM and 7:30 AM. Flash flooding is already occurring.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Sugar Land, northwestern Missouri City, Rosenberg, Stafford,
  Bellaire, Humble, West University Place, Katy, Richmond, Jacinto
  City, Hunters Creek Village, Bunker Hill Village, Piney Point
  Village, Astrodome Area, Spring Valley, Greater Fifth Ward, Spring
  Branch West, Neartown / Montrose, Second Ward and Near Northside

Additional rainfall amounts of about one-half inch or less is
possible in the warned area.


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.


LAT...LON 2952 9576 2935 9613 2950 9624 2959 9602
      2971 9600 2980 9571 3001 9520 2987 9507
      2965 9543



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