Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
240 AM CDT MON SEP 26 2016

TXC427-505-260945-
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STARR TX-ZAPATA TX-
240 AM CDT MON SEP 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS
  FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN STARR COUNTY IN DEEP SOUTH TEXAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN ZAPATA COUNTY IN DEEP SOUTH TEXAS...

* UNTIL 445 AM CDT

* AT 237 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN CAUSING ARROYO
  AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING. OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL
  RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. 3 TO 5 INCHES OF
  RAIN HAVE FALLEN OVER THE AREA SINCE LAST NIGHT.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ROMA...ESCOBARES...LOPENO...EL SAUZ...LA ROSITA...ROMA HIGH
  SCHOOL...FALCON DAM...GARCENO...NORTH ESCOBARES AND
  MORALES-SANCHEZ.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 2695 9909 2681 9895 2679 9895 2679 9893
      2651 9866 2637 9891 2639 9893 2637 9895
      2640 9896 2639 9901 2641 9903 2640 9908
      2643 9911 2648 9909 2652 9913 2654 9917
      2672 9921 2675 9924 2679 9924 2682 9926

$$

CASTILLO


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