Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1146 PM CDT FRI SEP 12 2014

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WALLER TX-GRIMES TX-
1146 PM CDT FRI SEP 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY  HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHERN WALLER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
  GRIMES COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 145 AM CDT

* AT 1144 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO SLOW
  MOVING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. THIS COULD CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL
  STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. ONE TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN
  HAVE ALREADY FALLEN. AN ADDITIONAL INCH IS LIKELY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  NAVASOTA...ANDERSON AND CARLOS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.
IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES
AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3079 9600 3019 9585 3018 9606 3041 9611
      3043 9608 3044 9609 3044 9612 3053 9614
      3070 9615

$$

LW


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