Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1229 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL BRAZORIA COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 230 PM CDT

* AT 1225 PM CDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED
  WIDESPREAD STREET FLOODING AND WATER INTO A FEW HOMES IN IN THE
  VELASCO AREA OF FREEPORT. RADAR ESTIMATES AND GAGES SHOW A LARGE
  AREA ACROSS THE FREEPORT REGION OF 3 TO 7 INCHES.  ADDITIONAL
  THUNDERSTORMS ARE MOVING INTO THE AREA FROM THE EAST AND COULD
  BRING ANOTHER 1 TO 3 INCHES. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING AND
  TRAVEL IN FREEPORT IS DIFFICULT.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SOUTHERN LAKE JACKSON...FREEPORT...CLUTE...RICHWOOD...JONES CREEK
  AND OYSTER CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES
AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 2903 9535 2893 9530 2885 9539 2900 9554
      2905 9547 2906 9542

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