Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
220 PM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016

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EASTLAND TX-ERATH TX-STEPHENS TX-PALO PINTO TX-
220 PM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS FOR...
  NORTHERN EASTLAND COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  NORTHWESTERN ERATH COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  SOUTHERN STEPHENS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  SOUTHERN PALO PINTO COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL 415 PM CDT

* AT 217 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS THAT WERE
  PRODUCING HEAVY RAINFALL ALONG AND NEAR INTERSTATE 20 BETWEEN
  LIPAN AND PUTNAM. 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. UP TO ONE AND A HALF INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  EASTLAND...CISCO...RANGER...GORDON...GUNSIGHT...STRAWN AND MINGUS.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF AN 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.

&&

LAT...LON 3256 9909 3261 9807 3245 9805 3229 9912

$$

JLDUNN


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