Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
453 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

TXC215-292300-
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HIDALGO-
453 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR
  DRAINAGE AREAS IN...
  SOUTHWESTERN HIDALGO COUNTY IN DEEP SOUTH TEXAS.
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...LOS EBANOS...SAN JUAN...PHARR...
  MISSION...MCALLEN...HIDALGO...EDINBURG

* UNTIL 600 PM CDT

* AT 453 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS INDICATED
  RAINFALL RATES OF TWO INCHES PER HOUR FROM A THUNDERSTORM OVER THE
  ADVISED AREA.

* THE THUNDERSTORM WITH HEAVY RAIN WILL ALSO AFFECT...
  MADERO...GRANJERO.
  MCALLEN MILLER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...PALMVIEW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF LOW LYING
AREAS AND INTERSECTIONS. MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION AND ALLOW
EXTRA TIME WHILE DRIVING.

RAPID RISING STREAMS OR ARROYOS WILL EXCEED THEIR BANKS BY UP TO 1
FOOT. 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 2607 9825 2610 9829 2612 9829 2610 9831
      2615 9835 2615 9838 2619 9844 2621 9845
      2621 9847 2620 9848 2623 9854 2622 9856
      2624 9859 2644 9847 2631 9810 2606 9820

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