weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

Flash Flood Watch


FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
540 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

...FLASH FLOOD THREAT THIS EVENING DUE TO REPEATED ROUNDS OF
HEAVY RAINFALL...

.MORE HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED THROUGH THIS EVENING...AND MUCH
OF THE THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY IS TAKING AIM OVER AREAS THAT HAVE
ALREADY SEEN 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAINFALL IN THE PAST 12 TO 24 HOURS.
AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE...AND THERE WILL
LIKELY BE PLACES THAT DEVELOP FLOODING WITH ONLY 1 INCH
DOWNPOURS. A FEW LARGER CREEKS AND STREAMS MAY DEVELOP MINOR
FLOODING WHICH COULD EXTEND TRAVEL HAZARDS PAST MIDNIGHT.
HOWEVER...THE THREAT FOR FLASH FLOODING SHOULD DECREASE AT
MIDNIGHT AS THE STORM ACTIVITY MOVES INTO EAST TEXAS.

TXC021-029-031-053-055-091-149-177-187-209-285-287-299-453-491-
230600-
/O.NEW.KEWX.FF.A.0007.141122T2340Z-141123T0600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BASTROP-BEXAR-BLANCO-BURNET-CALDWELL-COMAL-FAYETTE-GONZALES-
GUADALUPE-HAYS-LAVACA-LEE-LLANO-TRAVIS-WILLIAMSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BASTROP...SAN ANTONIO...BLANCO...
BURNET...LOCKHART...NEW BRAUNFELS...LA GRANGE...GONZALES...
SEGUIN...SAN MARCOS...HALLETTSVILLE...GIDDINGS...LLANO...AUSTIN...
GEORGETOWN
540 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN SOUTH CENTRAL
  TEXAS...BASTROP...BEXAR...BLANCO...BURNET...CALDWELL...COMAL...
  FAYETTE...GONZALES...GUADALUPE...HAYS...LAVACA...LEE...LLANO...
  TRAVIS AND WILLIAMSON.

* UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT

* SATURATED SOILS...WITH AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN
  EXPECTED THIS EVENING.

* FLASH FLOODING IS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY OVER PARTS OF THE HILL
  COUNTRY AND URBAN AREAS. A FEW LARGER STREAMS MAY EXCEED
  BANKFULL FOR A FEW HOURS...LEADING TO ROAD CLOSURES.

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.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
1216 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

SCZ030-231815-
/O.CON.KCAE.FF.A.0001.000000T0000Z-141125T0000Z/
/00000.0.DM.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
AIKEN-
1216 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* HORSE CREEK DOWNSTREAM OF LANGLEY POND IN AIKEN COUNTY.

* THROUGH MONDAY EVENING

* THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR THE LANGLEY POND DAM AND AREAS
  DOWNSTREAM OF THE DAM CONTINUES THROUGH MONDAY EVENING. THE
  WATER LEVEL BEHIND THE DAM CONTINUES TO BE SLOWLY LOWERED SO
  THAT THE DAM CAN CONTINUE TO BE FURTHER EVALUATED. HOWEVER
  ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF AROUND 2 INCHES ARE FORECAST TO
  OCCUR ACROSS THE AREA UPSTREAM OF THE DAM FROM EARLY SUNDAY
  MORNING AND INTO SUNDAY NIGHT...WHICH WILL CAUSE ADDITIONAL
  WATER TO FLOW BACK INTO LANGLEY POND ONCE AGAIN.

* AREAS DOWNSTREAM OF THE DAM INCLUDE THE TOWNS OF LANGLEY AND
  BATH NEAR HORSE CREEK. STATE ROAD 254...LANGLEY DAM ROAD AND
  STATE ROAD 67...ANTHONY DRIVE...COULD BE IMPACTED WHERE THEY
  CROSS HORSE CREEK. OTHER AREAS THAT COULD BE AFFECTED WOULD BE
  CAMP KIWANIS LANE AND FAR FOUR LANE.

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP DOWNSTREAM
OF THE DAM THAT COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A
VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

RESIDENTS DOWNSTREAM OF THE DAM SHOULD BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD A FLASH FLOOD WARNING BE ISSUED.

DAM SAFETY EXPERTS...WITH STATE AND LOCAL EMERGENCY SERVICES...
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE DAM AND WILL ISSUE PUBLIC STATEMENTS AS
CONDITIONS WARRANT. PLAN NOW SO YOU WILL KNOW WHAT TO DO IN AN
EMERGENCY. KEEP INFORMED BY LISTENING TO LOCAL RADIO AND
TELEVISION FOR STATEMENTS AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS. FOLLOW THE
ADVICE OF PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICIALS.

$$

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: June 2, 2009
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE