Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
512 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TXC015-041-051-185-201-339-473-477-271315-
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BURLESON TX-WASHINGTON TX-WALLER TX-GRIMES TX-BRAZOS TX-
MONTGOMERY TX-HARRIS TX-AUSTIN TX-
512 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...THIS IS A FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR PARTS OF THE BRAZOS VALLEY...

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 815 AM CDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN BURLESON...WASHINGTON...NORTHERN WALLER...SOUTHERN
GRIMES...SOUTHEASTERN BRAZOS...SOUTHWESTERN MONTGOMERY...NORTHWESTERN
HARRIS AND NORTHWESTERN AUSTIN COUNTIES...

AT 505 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN HAS MOVED OUT OF
THE WARNED AREA.  HOWEVER...FLASH FLOODING IS STILL LIKELY OCCURRING
DUE TO THE VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ON THURSDAY AND EARLY THIS MORNING.
IF POSSIBLE...DO NOT TRAVEL THIS MORNING.

THIS IS A FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR PARTS OF THE BRAZOS VALLEY. THIS
CONTINUES TO BE A PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
SOUTHERN COLLEGE STATION...BRENHAM...TOMBALL...NAVASOTA...HEMPSTEAD...
PRAIRIE VIEW...PINEHURST...THE WOODLANDS...WASHINGTON...SHELBY...WALLER...
MAGNOLIA...SOMERVILLE...PINE ISLAND...STAGECOACH...SNOOK...BURTON...
MILLICAN...ANDERSON AND TODD MISSION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. THIS IS AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS AND
LIFE-THREATENING SITUATION. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL UNLESS YOU ARE
FLEEING AN AREA SUBJECT TO FLOODING OR UNDER AN EVACUATION ORDER.

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

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

&&

LAT...LON 3020 9674 3025 9673 3025 9669 3030 9664
      3032 9674 3038 9679 3057 9640 3054 9598
      3047 9594 3032 9559 3012 9548 3017 9555
      3010 9567 3008 9582 3016 9596 3006 9592
      3001 9631 3001 9660 3015 9665 3016 9679

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