Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
717 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

TXC015-041-051-185-201-339-471-473-477-270145-
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BURLESON TX-WASHINGTON TX-WALKER TX-WALLER TX-GRIMES TX-BRAZOS TX-
MONTGOMERY TX-HARRIS TX-AUSTIN TX-
717 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 845 PM CDT FOR
SOUTHERN BURLESON...WASHINGTON...WESTERN WALKER...NORTHERN WALLER...
GRIMES...SOUTHEASTERN BRAZOS...WEST CENTRAL MONTGOMERY...NORTHWESTERN
HARRIS AND NORTHWESTERN AUSTIN COUNTIES...

AT 715 PM CDT...THE WASHINGTON COUNTY SHERRIFF`S OFFICE REPORTED 36
HIGH WATER RESCUES WERE IN PROGRESS ACROSS THE COUNTY. 8 TO 12
INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN AND FLASH FLOODING IS ALREADY
OCCURRING. RESIDENTS ARE URGED TO AVOID TRAVEL IN THIS AREA.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
SOUTHEASTERN COLLEGE STATION...BRENHAM...NAVASOTA...HEMPSTEAD...PRAIRIE
VIEW...WASHINGTON...SHELBY...SOMERVILLE...PINE ISLAND...SNOOK...BURTON...
MILLICAN...ANDERSON...TODD MISSION...LAKE SOMERVILLE DAM...WELLBORN...
RICHARDS...INDEPENDENCE...PLANTERSVILLE AND DEANVILLE.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.
IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNED AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.

&&

LAT...LON 3054 9628 3078 9584 3025 9580 3004 9610
      3001 9660 3008 9663 3015 9665 3016 9669
      3015 9671 3014 9677 3016 9679 3020 9674
      3024 9673 3025 9669 3030 9664 3030 9667
      3032 9669 3032 9674 3039 9679 3042 9683

$$

HUFFMAN



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