Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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WGUS84 KBRO 260013
FLSBRO

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
713 PM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

TXC505-260215-
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ZAPATA TX-
713 PM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS
  FOR...
  ZAPATA COUNTY IN DEEP SOUTH TEXAS...

* UNTIL 915 PM CDT

* AT 711 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  HEAVY RAIN DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS PORTIONS OF ZAPATA COUNTY.
  THIS WILL CAUSE ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING ACROSS PORTIONS
  OF WESTERN AND CENTRAL ZAPATA COUNTY. OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE
  AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO
  TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN ACROSS PORTIONS OF ZAPATA
  COUNTY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ZAPATA...LOPENO...BUSTAMANTE...MEDINA...ZAPATA MIDDLE SCHOOL...
  MORALES-SANCHEZ...LAS PALMAS...ESCOBAS...
  ZAPATA HIGH SCHOOL AND FALCON LAKE ESTATES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...FARMLAND...AND OTHER LOW LYING
SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 2709 9943 2718 9943 2727 9945 2732 9937
      2727 9933 2727 9897 2685 9902 2666 9911
      2665 9920 2672 9921 2675 9924 2685 9927
      2687 9932 2692 9932 2693 9938 2696 9939
      2698 9938 2702 9942 2702 9945 2706 9945

$$

SPEECE



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