Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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WGUS84 KBRO 302248
FLSBRO

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
548 PM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

TXC247-427-505-310045-
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JIM HOGG TX-ZAPATA TX-STARR TX-
548 PM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE  HAS ISSUED A

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN JIM HOGG COUNTY IN DEEP SOUTH TEXAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN ZAPATA COUNTY IN DEEP SOUTH TEXAS...
  NORTHWESTERN STARR COUNTY IN DEEP SOUTH TEXAS...

* UNTIL 745 PM CDT

* AT 545 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED
  AN AREA OF SLOW MOVING HEAVY RAIN PRODUCING THUNDERSTORMS OVER
  SOUTHWESTERN JIM HOGG COUNTY....SOUTHEASTERN ZAPATA COUNTY AND
  NORTHWESTERN STARR COUNTY. THESE STORMS ARE DRIFTING SLOWLY SOUTH
  AT AROUND 5 MPH AND WILL PRODUCE RAINFALL RATES FROM ONE TO TWO
  INCHES AN HOUR. THESE SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WILL CAUSE ARROYO
  AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ZAPATA...EL SAUZ...VIBORAS...GUERRA...ZAPATA MIDDLE SCHOOL...FALCON
  DAM...LOPENO...MORALES-SANCHEZ...ZAPATA COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY...
  FALCON LAKE ESTATES...ZAPATA COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT...FALCON
  SHORES...FALCON MESA...FALCON HEIGHTS...NEW FALCON...FALCON STATE
  PARK...SIESTA SHORES...MEDINA...BLACK BASS AND ROMEO T. FLORES
  PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 2693 9865 2655 9856 2655 9917 2662 9918
      2669 9921 2672 9921 2675 9924 2679 9924
      2685 9927 2688 9933 2691 9932 2692 9933

$$

SPEECE


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