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WGUS84 KEPZ 211838
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
1238 PM MDT SUN SEP 21 2014

TXC141-229-212030-
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EL PASO TX-HUDSPETH TX-
1238 PM MDT SUN SEP 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND ARROYO FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EAST CENTRAL EL PASO COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST TEXAS...
  EXTREME NORTHWESTERN HUDSPETH COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST TEXAS...

* UNTIL 230 PM MDT

* AT 1237 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED 0.5 TO 1.0 INCHES OF RAIN IN THE PAST HOUR.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LOMA LINDA...
  HUECO TANKS...

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER CROSSINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LOW WATER CROSSINGS ARE DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. IT ONLY TAKES A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY
FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF
URBAN DRAINAGE BASINS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS
OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING AREAS.

&&

LAT...LON 3193 10600 3174 10589 3173 10605 3192 10611

$$

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