Flood Statement
Issued by NWS San Angelo, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN ANGELO TX
550 PM CDT WED JUL 27 2016

TXC307-411-280045-
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SAN SABA TX-MCCULLOCH TX-
550 PM CDT WED JUL 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN ANGELO HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHERN SAN SABA COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL TEXAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN MCCULLOCH COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL 745 PM CDT

* AT 548 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
  HEAVY RAIN DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. LCRA RAIN GAUGES INDICATES 1 TO
  1.5 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN OVER SOUTHERN SAN SABA COUNTY.
  ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 T 1.5 INCHES AREA POSSIBLE
  THROUGH 745 PM. THIS WILL CAUSE SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE
  ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CHEROKEE...CHAPPEL AND VOCA.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER CROSSINGS ...
    FM 1851 CROSSING TIGER CREEK...
    CR 424 CROSSING ROUGH CREEK...
    COUNTY ROAD 343 CROSSING CHEROKEE CREEK...
    CROSSINGS ALONG COUNTY ROAD 238...
    COUNTY ROAD 212 CROSSING SAN SABA RIVER AND
    COUNTY ROAD 216 CROSSING MUD CREEK.
DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH THESE LOW WATER CROSSINGS OR ANY OTHER
LOW WATER CROSSING WITH WATER FLOWING ACROSS THE ROADWAY.

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 3092 9874 3094 9927 3116 9921 3108 9874
      3111 9857 3092 9851

$$

MC



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