Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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WGUS84 KEWX 080210
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
910 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

TXC465-080400-
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VAL VERDE TX-
910 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...THE SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM
CDT FOR NORTHWESTERN VAL VERDE COUNTY...

AT 906 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED LIGHT TO MODERATE RAINS
ACROSS NORTHWESTERN VAL VERDE COUNTY. HOWEVER...MINOR FLOODING WILL
CONTINUE ON SMALL STREAMS DUE TO EARLIER HEAVY RAINS OF UP TO 3
INCHES.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
PANDALE AND HACKBERRY CROSSING.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO 1/2 INCH IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...BIG FIELDER
DRAW...DEVILS DRAW...JOHNSON DRAW...DEVILS RIVER...PECOS RIVER AND
HOWARD DRAW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

&&

LAT...LON 3028 10176 3029 10118 3014 10112 2994 10127
      3012 10158 3019 10175 3020 10176

$$

CP



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