Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
1138 AM CDT THU MAY 19 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  BASTROP COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  CALDWELL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  GUADALUPE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL 245 PM CDT

* AT 1137 AM CDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED HEAVY
  RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA THAT WAS LEADING TO NUMEROUS LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS BEING CLOSED ACROSS CITY AND COUNTY ROADS. TWO INCHES OF
  RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN OVER THE PAST SEVERAL HOURS ON SATURATED
  SOILS THAT IS LEADING TO WIDEPSPREAD NUSANCE FLOODING. SIGNIFICANT
  FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED GIVEN CURRENT AND FUTURE RAINFALL
  RATES BUT LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL REMAIN DANGEROUS THROUGH THE
  EARLY AFTERNOON.

* ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF AN INCH TO INCH AND A HALF ARE
  POSSIBLE IN THE WARNED AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  NEW BRAUNFELS...SAN MARCOS...SEGUIN...LOCKHART...ELGIN...BASTROP...
  LULING...SMITHVILLE...SCHERTZ...CIBOLO...SELMA...MARTINDALE...MARION...
  UHLAND...MUSTANG RIDGE...SANTA CLARA...NIEDERWALD...NEW BERLIN...STAPLES
  AND GERONIMO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 2980 9730 2964 9763 2965 9763 2938 9784
      2937 9811 2948 9812 2949 9819 2955 9823
      2955 9826 2959 9831 2969 9808 2986 9788
      2986 9790 3020 9750 3042 9736 3027 9710
      3005 9702

$$

ALLEN


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