Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
402 PM CDT THU AUG 20 2015

TXC007-057-391-210000-
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ARANSAS TX-CALHOUN TX-REFUGIO TX-
402 PM CDT THU AUG 20 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN...
  NORTHEASTERN ARANSAS COUNTY IN SOUTHERN TEXAS...
  SOUTHWESTERN CALHOUN COUNTY IN SOUTHERN TEXAS...
  EASTERN REFUGIO COUNTY IN SOUTHERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 700 PM CDT

* AT 400 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN AREA OF TRAINING
  THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN WHICH WILL CAUSE FLOODING. UP
  TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN...WITH ANOTHER 1 TO 2
  INCHES POSSIBLE.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ROCKPORT...LAMAR...HOLIDAY BEACH...ARANSAS NWR AND AUSTWELL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 2809 9682 2814 9691 2812 9696 2827 9692
      2822 9698 2822 9697 2813 9698 2815 9703
      2820 9701 2816 9711 2847 9711 2842 9685
      2837 9682 2841 9678 2824 9678 2818 9685
      2819 9677 2813 9676

$$

LK



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