Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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WGUS84 KBRO 302244
FLSBRO

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
544 PM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

TXC215-427-302345-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
HIDALGO-STARR-
544 PM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE HAS ISSUED AN

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR RAPID ARROYO RISES IN...
  WESTERN HIDALGO COUNTY IN DEEP SOUTH TEXAS.
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF LOS EBANOS

  CENTRAL STARR COUNTY IN DEEP SOUTH TEXAS.

* UNTIL 645 PM CDT

* AT 544 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS
  INDICATED RAINFALL RATES OF THREE INCHES PER HOUR FROM SLOW MOVING
  THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE ADVISED AREA.

* THE THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN WILL ALSO AFFECT...
  LA VICTORIA...ALTO BONITO.

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 EXCEED THEIR BANKS BY UP TO 1
FOOT. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF NEARBY LOW LYING AREAS. MOVE
TO HIGHER GROUND.

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

&&

LAT...LON 2620 9845 2621 9845 2621 9847 2620 9848
      2623 9854 2622 9856 2625 9859 2623 9867
      2626 9869 2627 9873 2629 9873 2630 9876
      2631 9875 2632 9877 2667 9877 2662 9854
      2618 9841

$$

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