Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1113 PM CDT THU JUL 31 2014

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MONTGOMERY TX-HARRIS TX-LIBERTY TX-
1113 PM CDT THU JUL 31 2014

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 130 AM CDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY...NORTHEASTERN HARRIS AND WEST CENTRAL
LIBERTY COUNTIES...

AT 1110 PM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO A
THUNDERSTORM OVER THE PORTER AREA IN SOUTHEAST MONTGOMERY COUNTY.
FLOODING HAS CLOSED ROADS IN PORTER ALONG FM 1485...BIG ROAD AND FM
1485...EAST RIVER...AND FOSTORIA. RADAR INDICATES AN AREA OF 3 TO
4.5 INCHES OF RAIN OVER THIS AREA. FLASH FLOODING WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH THE WARNED AREA.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
KINGWOOD...PATTON VILLAGE...ROMAN FOREST...WOODBRANCH...PORTER
HEIGHTS...NORTHERN ATASCOCITA...LAKE HOUSTON...NEW CANEY AND PORTER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3014 9543 3023 9526 3010 9502 3004 9505
      2999 9520

$$

!KP!


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