Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
1029 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

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NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CORPUS CHRISTI...
CORPUS CHRISTI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...PORTLAND
1029 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL NUECES COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  THIS INCLUDES...CORPUS CHRISTI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...DOWNTOWN
  AND THE WEST SIDE OF CORPUS CHRISTI...
  SOUTHEASTERN SAN PATRICIO COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF PORTLAND...

* UNTIL NOON CDT

* AT 1025 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL DEVELOPING ACROSS DOWNTOWN CORPUS CHRISTI
AS WELL AS OVER PORTLAND. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1/2 TO 1
INCH OF RAIN MAY OCCUR OVER THE NEXT HOUR. WHEN COMBINED WITH HEAVY
RAINFALL THAT OCCURRED EARLIER THIS MORNING...MINOR FLOODING ON AREA
ROADWAYS MAY RESULT. CORPUS CHRISTI EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTS
MINOR STREET FLOODING HAS BEEN OCCURRING AT TIMES THIS MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

DO NOT UNDERESTIMATE THE POWER OF FLOOD WATERS. ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER CAN QUICKLY CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 2773 9755 2784 9750 2785 9738 2786 9737
      2787 9739 2793 9728 2783 9723 2782 9724
      2787 9726 2787 9731 2784 9737 2781 9738
      2775 9736 2773 9737

$$

HART





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