Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
149 PM CDT MON AUG 3 2015

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NUECES TX-
149 PM CDT MON AUG 3 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI  HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS
  FOR...
  CENTRAL NUECES COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL 445 PM CDT

* AT 147 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
  HEAVY RAIN DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS
  ALREADY FALLEN. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING.
  OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. SEVERAL ROADS IN LOW LYING AREAS MAY SEE WATER
  COVERING THE ROAD.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CORPUS CHRISTI...CORPUS CHRISTI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AND TULOSO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 2784 9763 2784 9749 2783 9747 2782 9747
      2782 9744 2777 9741 2770 9752

$$



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