Flood Statement
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WGUS84 KEPZ 172144
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
344 PM MDT WED SEP 17 2014

TXC229-172245-
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HUDSPETH TX-
344 PM MDT WED SEP 17 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WEST CENTRAL HUDSPETH COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST TEXAS...

* UNTIL 445 PM MDT

* AT 343 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED 1-2 INCHES OF RAIN HAD FALLEN IN LESS THAN ONE HOUR
  OVER INTERSTATE 10 NORTHWEST OF FORT HANCOCK.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ACALA...

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER CROSSINGS.



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. IT ONLY TAKES A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO
CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3130 10591 3130 10592 3134 10596 3136 10596
      3150 10588 3150 10567 3128 10588 3129 10590

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NOVLAN





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