Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
432 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

TXC015-473-182330-
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AUSTIN TX-WALLER TX-
432 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY  HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN AUSTIN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
  SOUTHERN WALLER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 630 PM CDT

* AT 431 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. SO FAR 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN IN THE
  LAST HOUR. RAIN RATES OF 1 INCH AN HOUR WILL CONTINUE.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SEALY...BROOKSHIRE...SAN FELIPE...PATTISON AND CAT SPRING.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 3 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.
IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES
AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 2997 9590 2980 9584 2970 9621 2986 9635

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