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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
403 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

TXZ171>173-188>194-206>209-223-225-182315-
LLANO-BURNET-WILLIAMSON-GILLESPIE-KENDALL-BLANCO-HAYS-TRAVIS-
BASTROP-LEE-COMAL-GUADALUPE-CALDWELL-FAYETTE-GONZALES-LAVACA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LLANO...BURNET...GEORGETOWN...
FREDERICKSBURG...BOERNE...BLANCO...SAN MARCOS...AUSTIN...
BASTROP...GIDDINGS...NEW BRAUNFELS...SEGUIN...LOCKHART...
LA GRANGE...GONZALES...HALLETTSVILLE
403 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

.NOW...
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

THROUGH 6 PM...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP AND MOVE
TOWARD THE NORTHEAST. THESE STORMS WILL PRODUCE OCCASIONAL
LIGHTNING AND MODERATE RAIN. RAINFALL TOTALS WILL BE UP TO ONE INCH.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
500 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

TXZ171>173-183>194-202>209-217>225-228-191100-
LLANO-BURNET-WILLIAMSON-VAL VERDE-EDWARDS-REAL-KERR-BANDERA-
GILLESPIE-KENDALL-BLANCO-HAYS-TRAVIS-BASTROP-LEE-KINNEY-UVALDE-
MEDINA-BEXAR-COMAL-GUADALUPE-CALDWELL-FAYETTE-MAVERICK-ZAVALA-
FRIO-ATASCOSA-WILSON-KARNES-GONZALES-DE WITT-LAVACA-DIMMIT-
500 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR BANDERA...BEXAR...BLANCO...
CALDWELL...COMAL...EDWARDS...GILLESPIE...GONZALES...GUADALUPE...
HAYS...KENDALL...KERR...LAVACA...MEDINA...REAL...AND UVALDE
COUNTIES UNTIL 7 AM CDT FRIDAY.

A MOIST TROPICAL AIRMASS WILL ALLOW FOR SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH TONIGHT. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL
WITH HIGH RAIN RATES ARE POSSIBLE. ISOLATED RAINFALL TOTALS OF 3
TO 5 INCHES COULD LEAD TO URBAN FLOODING AND FLASH FLOODING...
ESPECIALLY IN THE WATCH AREA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

A MOIST TROPICAL AIRMASS WILL PERSIST ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS
BRINGING GOOD CHANCES OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY INTO
SATURDAY. A THREAT FOR LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL AND ISOLATED FLASH
FLOODING WILL PERSIST FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME. HOWEVER...
RAINFALL REPORTS WILL BE NEEDED THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK. WE
ENCOURAGE ALL COCORAHS AND SKYWARN SPOTTERS TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT
RAINFALL AMOUNTS.

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Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
335 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE ACROSS A GOOD
PORTION OF SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING...

.TROPICAL MOISTURE WILL REMAIN IN PLACE ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL
TEXAS TODAY. IN ADDITION...A SERIES OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES
SPINNING OFF THE REMNANTS OF TROPICAL CYCLONE ODILE WILL MOVE TO
THE SOUTHEAST ACROSS CENTRAL TEXAS. THIS COMBINATION WILL RESULT
IN SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT INTO
FRIDAY MORNING. AVERAGE RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE
EXPECTED WITH ISOLATED AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES POSSIBLE. FLASH
FLOODING REMAINS POSSIBLE IN AREAS WHERE SEVERAL ROUNDS OF HEAVY
RAINFALL OCCUR AND DUE TO SATURATED SOILS FROM EARLIER VERY HEAVY
RAINS. IN ADDITION TO THE THREAT OF FLASH FLOODING...THESE HEAVY
RAINS COULD PRODUCE RAPID RISES IN AREA RIVERS...STREAMS AND
NORMALLY DRY CREEKS.

TXC021-053-149-287-299-453-491-191200-
/O.EXT.KEWX.FF.A.0005.000000T0000Z-140919T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BASTROP-BURNET-FAYETTE-LEE-LLANO-TRAVIS-WILLIAMSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BASTROP...BURNET...LA GRANGE...
GIDDINGS...LLANO...AUSTIN...GEORGETOWN
335 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...BASTROP...
  BURNET...FAYETTE...LEE...LLANO...TRAVIS AND WILLIAMSON.

* THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING

* AVERAGE RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES...WITH ISOLATED
  AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES POSSIBLE ACROSS THE WATCH AREA.

* FLASH FLOODING OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS AND OTHER LOW LYING AND
  NORMALLY FLOOD PRONE AREAS IS LIKELY DUE TO HEAVY RAINS.
  NORMALLY DRY CREEKS AND AREA STREAMS MAY ALSO SEE RAPID RISES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS FLASH FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN OR NEAR
THE WATCH AREA. IF YOU ARE IN THE WATCH AREA...PLAN NOW FOR WHAT
YOU WILL DO IF FLASH FLOODING DEVELOPS. STAY INFORMED AND BE
READY TO ACT IF YOU SEE FLOODING OR IF A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS
ISSUED.

&&

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