Flood Statement
Issued by NWS San Angelo, TX

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WGUS84 KSJT 250356
FLSSJT

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN ANGELO TX
1056 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

TXC399-431-451-250700-
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STERLING TX-TOM GREEN TX-RUNNELS TX-
1056 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN ANGELO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHERN STERLING COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL TEXAS...
  NORTHERN TOM GREEN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL TEXAS...
  SOUTHWESTERN RUNNELS COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL 200 AM CDT

* AT 1055 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
  UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN ACROSS PARTS OF THE
  ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MILES...GRAPE CREEK...WATER VALLEY...ORIENT...
  CARLSBAD AND HARRIET.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER CROSSINGS ...
    FM 1692 CROSSING THE DRAW...
    FM 1692 CROSSING CONCHO RIVER...
    COUNTY ROAD 253 CROSSING LITTLE CONCHO CREEK...
    COUNTY ROAD 357 CROSSING LITTLE CONCHO CREEK...
    COUNTY ROAD 367 CROSSING WILLOW CREEK...
    RED BANK CROSSING RED BANK CREEK...
    HALL CROSSING DRY CREEK...
    COUNTY ROAD 194 CROSSING RED BANK CREEK AND
    CITY FARM CROSSING RED CREEK.
DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH THESE LOW WATER CROSSINGS OR ANY OTHER
LOW WATER CROSSING WITH WATER FLOWING ACROSS THE ROADWAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...FARMLAND...AND OTHER LOW LYING
SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3170 10117 3169 10023 3171 10023 3183 10011
      3151 10011 3149 10035 3154 10040 3152 10069
      3153 10117

$$

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