Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
133 AM CDT SUN MAY 29 2016

TXC237-503-290730-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
YOUNG TX-JACK TX-
133 AM CDT SUN MAY 29 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 230 AM CDT FOR
YOUNG AND JACK COUNTIES...

AT 131 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
HEAVY RAIN EXTENDING FROM 11 MILES NORTH OF GRAHAM TO NEAR
JACKSBORO.  THIS RAINFALL WILL LEAD TO EXCESSIVE WATER RUNOFF AND
CAUSE FLASH FLOODING. LOW-LYING AREAS ARE MOST VULNERABLE TO RAPIDLY
RISING WATER. SOME LOW-WATER CROSSINGS MAY FLOOD AND BECOME
IMPASSABLE.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
GRAHAM...JACKSBORO...OLNEY...BRYSON AND NEWCASTLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3340 9842 3347 9842 3347 9806 3300 9808
      3301 9843 3295 9843 3296 9879 3340 9882

$$

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