Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
851 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

TXC061-241545-
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CAMERON TX-
851 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE  HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS
  FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN CAMERON COUNTY IN DEEP SOUTH TEXAS...

* UNTIL 1045 AM CDT

* AT 850 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THAT MOST OF THE RAINFALL HAS MOVED EAST OUT OF DEEP SOUTH TEXAS
  AND WAS MOVING FURTHER OFFSHORE. ALTHOUGH THE HEAVY RAINFALL HAS
  ENDED OVER THE AREA THE PUBLIC HAS REPORTED THAT SEVERAL LOCATIONS
  IN THE CITY OF BROWNSVILLE AND SOUTH PADRE ISLAND HAD WATER
  PONDING ON SEVERAL ROADS AND STREETS. BROWNSVILLE DOPPLER RADAR
  INFORMATION INDICATED THAT THE WESTERN AND NORTHWESTERN SECTIONS
  OF BROWNSVILLE...PORT ISABEL...AND SOUTH PADRE ISLAND RECEIVED THE
  HEAVIEST RAINFALL THIS MORNING. THESE AREAS WILL LIKELY SEE MINOR
  FLOODING OF LOW LYING STREETS OR ROADWAYS PERSIST THROUGH THE
  MIDMORNING HOURS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BROWNSVILLE...VALLEY BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER BROWNSVILLE...
  VALLEY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER...VALLEY INTERNATIONAL COUNTRY
  CLUB...SOUTH PADRE ISLAND POLICE DEPARTMENT...LAGUNA VISTA POLICE
  DEPARTMENT...ITEC CAMPUS...GLADYS PORTER ZOO...FORT BROWN MEMORIAL
  GOLF COURSE AND U.S. COAST GUARD STATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 2605 9716 2596 9715 2596 9728 2594 9728
      2591 9737 2589 9737 2588 9736 2585 9744
      2589 9752 2603 9768 2606 9768 2621 9732
      2622 9719 2626 9719 2607 9716 2607 9714

$$

SPEECE



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