Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48
067
WGUS84 KEWX 272150
FLSEWX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
450 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TXC285-280045-
/O.NEW.KEWX.FA.Y.0072.160527T2150Z-160528T0045Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LAVACA TX-
450 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  LAVACA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL 745 PM CDT

* AT 449 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO A LINE
  OF THUNDERSTORMS MOVING SOUTHEAST ACROSS LAVACA COUNTY. THIS WILL
  CAUSE SMALL STREAM FLOODING. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY
  FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  YOAKUM...HALLETTSVILLE...SUBLIME...EZZELL...SPEAKS...SWEET HOME...
  WORTHING...VSETIN...HOPE...KOERTH...VIENNA AND MONT.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 3 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

STAY AWAY OR BE SWEPT AWAY. RIVER BANKS AND CULVERTS CAN BECOME
UNSTABLE AND UNSAFE.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 2922 9672 2907 9694 2932 9717 2958 9682
      2958 9679 2934 9656

$$

CP



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.