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Flood Watch
National Weather Service San Angelo TX
327 PM CDT Mon Sep 25 2017

...Flash Flood Watch west of a line from Haskell to Abilene to
Junction...

.A deep upper trough of low pressure will interact with a cold
front and plenty of Pacific and Gulf moisture on Tuesday,
resulting in very heavy rain across the area. This heavy rain will
continue through Wednesday night.

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Including the cities of ROTAN, ROBY, SWEETWATER, STERLING CITY,
ROBERT LEE, BRONTE, BALLINGER, WINTERS, MERTZON, SAN ANGELO,
EDEN, OZONA, ELDORADO, SONORA, HASKELL, STAMFORD, ANSON, HAMLIN,
ABILENE, MENARD, and JUNCTION
327 PM CDT Mon Sep 25 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in San Angelo has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for a portion of west central Texas,
  including the following areas, Coke, Concho, Crockett, Fisher,
  Haskell, Irion, Jones, Kimble, Menard, Nolan, Runnels,
  Schleicher, Sterling, Sutton, Taylor, and Tom Green.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Thursday afternoon

* The heaviest rainfall is expected to begin by tomorrow and
  continue through tomorrow night into Wednesday. Rainfall amounts
  of 4 to 6 inches are possible. Isolated amounts of 6 to 8 inches
  will be possible across the Interstate 10 Corridor between
  Ozona and Sonora. The heaviest rain should end by Thursday.

* The main impacts will be to draws, streams, creeks and urban
  areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

&&

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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
326 PM CDT Mon Sep 25 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING FOR THE WESTERN LOW ROLLING PLAINS, PERMIAN
BASIN, WINKLER, WARD, AND TERRELL COUNTIES, THE STOCKTON PLATEAU,
AND BIG BEND AREA...

.An upper level storm system over the western U.S. will combine
with a cold front and abundant low level moisture beginning
tonight to bring thunderstorms to much of West Texas through
midweek. Conditions are favorable for these storms to produce
locally heavy rainfall at times, resulting in flash flooding.

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Including the cities of Seminole, Lamesa, Gail, Snyder, Andrews,
Stanton, Big Spring, Colorado City, Kermit, Odessa, Midland,
Garden City, Monahans, Crane, McCamey, Rankin, Big Lake,
Fort Stockton, Big Bend NP, Marathon, Dryden, and Sanderson
326 PM CDT Mon Sep 25 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a

* Heavy rainfall will result in flash flooding of arroyos and
  small streams. Urban flash flooding will also be possible
  within cities and towns.

* Dont drive into areas where water covers the road.  The water
  may be deeper than it appears and less than a foot of rushing
  water can float many vehicles.  If you encounter water flowing
  across a roadway, turn around, don`t drown.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

&&

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