Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
628 PM CDT SUN JUL 26 2015

MOC215-270100-
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TEXAS MO-
628 PM CDT SUN JUL 26 2015

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM CDT FOR
CENTRAL TEXAS COUNTY...

AT 625 PM CDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS AND BROADCAST MEDIA
REPORTED THAT EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WAS PRODUCING FLASH FLOODING ACROSS
THE WARNED AREA. RADAR ESTIMATES THAT 3 TO 5 INCHES OF RAINFALL HAS
OCCURRED THIS AFTERNOON IN A CORRIDOR FROM HOUSTON INTO THE YUKON
AND EUNICE AREAS. THIS HAS RESULTED IN FLASH FLOODING ACROSS THIS
REGION OF TEXAS COUNTY. BRUSHY CREEK IS OUT OF ITS BANKS AND IS
FLOODING PORTIONS OF HIGHWAY 63 AROUND HOUSTON. SOME FLOODING OF
STRUCTURES IS ALSO OCCURRING.

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL IS CAUSING FLASH FLOODING.
LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...ARROLL...BUCYRUS...CLEAR
SPRINGS...ELK CREEK...EUNICE...HOUSTON...LICKING...PRESCOTT...
RAYMONDVILLE...SIMMONS...SOLO AND YUKON. CREEKS...STREAMS AND LOW
WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF
FLASH FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR
IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS WATER COVERED BRIDGES...
DIPS...OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...
EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON FOOT OR IN A VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3708 9171 3711 9196 3721 9214 3740 9209
      3750 9195 3751 9175 3743 9176 3742 9173

$$

SCHAUMANN








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