Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
1228 AM CDT FRI SEP 19 2014

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MEDINA-UVALDE-FRIO-ZAVALA-
1228 AM CDT FRI SEP 19 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN ZAVALA COUNTY...
  NORTHERN FRIO COUNTY...
  SOUTHEASTERN UVALDE COUNTY...
  SOUTHERN MEDINA COUNTY...

* UNTIL 330 AM CDT

* AT 1226 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS HAVE
  DETECTED THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS SOUTHERN MEDINA
  AND NORTHERN FRIO COUNTIES...IN THE GENERAL AREA OF YANCEY AND FRIO
  TOWN. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES HAVE ALREADY FALLEN...AND
  ANOTHER 1 TO 3 INCHES IS POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT FEW HOURS.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
  INCLUDE...BIRY...FRIO TOWN...MOORE AND YANCEY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

MOST DEATHS IN FLASH FLOODING OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
CROSS BRIDGES...DIPS...OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS IF WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON
FOOT OR IN A VEHICLE.

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LAT...LON 2924 9893 2895 9892 2896 9965 2924 9965

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