Flood Statement
Issued by NWS San Angelo, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN ANGELO TX
712 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

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TAYLOR TX-
712 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN ANGELO HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN TAYLOR COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL 915 PM CDT

* AT 711 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES HAVE FALLEN
  ACROSS NORTHWEST TAYLOR COUNTY...JUST SOUTH AND SOUTHWEST OF
  MERKEL. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 1.5 INCHES ARE
  POSSIBLE THROUGH 915 PM. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE
  ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MERKEL...TRENT AND CAMP BUTMAN.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER CROSSINGS ...
    COUNTY ROAD 387 CROSSING LITTLE BITTER CREEK...
    CROSSINGS ALONG COUNTY ROAD 410...
    CROSSINGS ALONG COUNTY ROAD 357...
    CROSSINGS ALONG COUNTY ROAD 301...
    CROSSINGS ALONG COUNTY ROAD 349...
    CROSSINGS ALONG COUNTY ROAD 400...
    CROSSINGS ALONG COUNTY ROAD 283 AND
    CROSSINGS ALONG COUNTY ROAD 335.
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 3252 9990 3231 9994 3226 10015 3252 10015

$$

MC



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