Flood Statement
Issued by NWS San Angelo, TX

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WGUS84 KSJT 071311
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN ANGELO TX
811 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

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SHACKELFORD TX-THROCKMORTON TX-CALLAHAN TX-
811 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN ANGELO HAS ISSUED AN

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EASTERN CALLAHAN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL TEXAS...
  EASTERN SHACKELFORD COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL TEXAS...
  SOUTHERN THROCKMORTON COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL 945 AM CDT

* AT 809 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
1 TO 1.5 INCHES OF RAINFALL HAS OCCURRED ACROSS EASTERN AND NORTHERN
PORTIONS OF SHACKELFORD COUNTY...EXTENDING NORTH INTO SOUTHERN
THROCKMORTON COUNTY. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP TO 1 INCH ARE
POSSIBLE...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS...THROUGH 945 AM.

* IMPACTS FROM THIS HEAVY RAINFALL WILL INCLUDE:
  FLOODING OF LOW LYING ROADS AND INTERSECTIONS.
  FLOODING OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS...AVOID THESE AREAS.
  RAPID RISE OF AREA CREEKS...STREAMS...AND ARROYOS.

LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE...
THROCKMORTON...FORT GRIFFIN...WOODSON...THE INTERSECTION OF US-283
AND RANCH ROAD 209...LUSK...THE INTERSECTION OF US-183 AND US-283...
THE INTERSECTION OF US-380 AND HIGHWAY 222...

THIS INCLUDES THE LOW WATER CROSSINGS...
  LAKE CROSSING KINGS CREEK...
  HILL CROSSING...
  CROSSINGS ALONG COUNTY ROAD 334...
  CROSSINGS ALONG COUNTY ROAD 376...
AND OTHER LOW LYING AND FLOOD PRONE PORTIONS OF SHACKELFORD...
THROCKMORTON AND CALLAHAN COUNTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER ON COUNTRY ROADS AND
FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. 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 3296 9894 3295 9909 3208 9913 3208 9933
      3265 9928 3264 9947 3317 9947 3324 9895

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