Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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WGUS84 KBRO 150932
FLSBRO

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
432 AM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

TXC061-215-151930-
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HIDALGO-CAMERON-
432 AM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE HAS EXTENDED THE

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WESTERN CAMERON COUNTY IN DEEP SOUTH TEXAS.
  SOUTHEASTERN HIDALGO COUNTY IN DEEP SOUTH TEXAS.

* UNTIL 230 PM CDT MONDAY

* AT 315 AM CDT...RIVER GAUGE DATA REPORTED THAT THE ARROYO COLORADO
  HAD REACHED 14.4 FEET AT HARLINGEN NEAR ARROYO PARK. THE ARROYO
  WILL CONTINUE TO RISE SLOWLY TODAY...CRESTING AT AROUND 15 FEET
  AT THE GAUGE SITE BEFORE BEGINNING TO DECREASE. THE ARROYO IS
  FLOWING OVER LOW WATER CROSSINGS IN PORTIONS OF CAMERON COUNTY...
  WHICH WILL CONTINUE AS RAIN RUNOFF DRAINS INTO THE ARROYO SOUTH OF
  MERCEDES...FLOWING THROUGH LA FERIA AND THEN INTO HARLINGEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RAPID RISING STREAMS OR ARROYOS MAY EXCEED THEIR BANKS. THIS WILL
CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF NEARBY LOW LYING AREAS. MOVE TO HIGHER
GROUND.

DON`T BECOME A STATISTIC. TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN!

&&

LAT...LON 2611 9769 2613 9766 2619 9760 2623 9759
      2631 9751 2631 9752 2630 9753 2630 9754
      2613 9771 2613 9795 2610 9795

$$

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