Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
929 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

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Robertson TX-Freestone TX-Milam TX-Leon TX-Henderson TX-Limestone TX-
Falls TX-Anderson TX-Navarro TX-
929 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a

* Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  Robertson County in central Texas...
  Freestone County in central Texas...
  Milam County in central Texas...
  Leon County in central Texas...
  Henderson County in central Texas...
  Limestone County in central Texas...
  Southeastern Falls County in central Texas...
  Anderson County in central Texas...
  Navarro County in north central Texas...

* Until 1230 PM CST

* At 924 AM CST, Doppler radar indicated showers with embedded
  thunderstorms that were producing localized moderate to heavy
  rainfall across areas generally southeast of a Cameron, to Mexia,
  to Corsicana and Athens line . Excessive runoff due to saturated
  and cold soil will likely cause street flooding, as well as small
  stream flooding. Areas that are low lying or usually experience
  poor drainage are most likely to experience minor flooding. Low
  water crossings in the region may become flooded. Up to one inch
  of rain has already fallen across particularly parts of Milam,
  Limestone, and Freestone counties.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Corsicana, Palestine, Athens, Mexia, Gun Barrel City, Rockdale,
  Cameron, Hearne, Groesbeck, Teague, Fairfield, Mabank, Chandler,
  Malakoff, Tool, Mart, Buffalo, Kerens, Franklin and Seven Points.

Additional rainfall of up to an inch is expected over the area and
would likely result in localized minor flooding across parts of the
advisory area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

&&

LAT...LON 3160 9527 3150 9574 3132 9566 3109 9577
      3107 9605 3092 9634 3079 9643 3048 9716
      3076 9731 3089 9726 3099 9707 3110 9715
      3140 9672 3171 9693 3181 9672 3189 9677
      3208 9650 3236 9642 3235 9545 3185 9545

$$

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