Flood Statement
Issued by NWS San Angelo, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN ANGELO TX
1001 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

TXC049-083-270430-
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COLEMAN TX-BROWN TX-
1001 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN ANGELO HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  BROWN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL TEXAS...
  EASTERN COLEMAN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL 1130 PM CDT

* AT 957 PM CDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RADAR INDICATED
  AN AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAIN ACROSS
  EASTERN COLEMAN AND NORTHERN BROWN COUNTIES. THIS AREA
  OF STORMS WAS MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH. RAINFALL AMOUNTS
  OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* 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...
BYRDS...GROSVENOR...MAY...CROSS CUT...ECHO...

THIS INCLUDES THE LOW WATER CROSSINGS...
  FM 2273 CROSSING ROUGH BRANCH...
  COUNTY ROAD 441 CROSSING BLEDSOE BRANCH...
AND OTHER LOW LYING AND FLOOD PRONE PORTIONS OF COLEMAN AND BROWN
COUNTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3186 9939 3207 9917 3206 9895 3177 9875
      3148 9926

$$





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