Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
936 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

TXC143-363-270530-
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ERATH TX-PALO PINTO TX-
936 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS FOR...
  ERATH COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  PALO PINTO COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL 1230 AM CDT

* AT 934 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS THAT WERE
  PRODUCING HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE COUNTY. EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM
  THESE THUNDERSTORMS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING. AREAS THAT ARE LOW
  LYING OR USUALLY EXPERIENCE POOR DRAINAGE ARE MOST LIKELY TO
  EXPERIENCE FLOODING. THIS MEANS SOME LOW WATER CROSSINGS IN THE
  REGION MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE. ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AROUND ONE INCH IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3295 9858 3295 9843 3301 9843 3300 9806
      3251 9807 3209 9786 3192 9821 3198 9825
      3194 9833 3226 9855 3230 9847 3251 9847
      3252 9858

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