Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
859 PM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

TXC453-491-060500-
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TRAVIS TX-WILLIAMSON TX-
859 PM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN TRAVIS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  SOUTHWESTERN WILLIAMSON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT

* AT 858 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS MOVING SLOWLY NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH ACROSS NORTHERN
  AND EASTERN PORTIONS OF THE AUSTIN METRO AREA. HEAVY RAINFALL
  AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE LIKELY...WHICH WILL CAUSE URBAN AND
  SMALL STREAM FLOODING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  AUSTIN...ROUND ROCK...CEDAR PARK...GEORGETOWN...PFLUGERVILLE...
  ELGIN...WINDEMERE...ANDERSON MILL...LEANDER...HUTTO...MANOR...
  COUPLAND...JONESTOWN...SUNSET VALLEY...WELLS BRANCH...RICES
  CROSSING...JOLLYVILLE AND BRUSHY CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO NOT
DRIVE THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROAD.

&&

LAT...LON 3047 9734 3026 9747 3018 9789 3027 9776
      3044 9768 3042 9778 3052 9797 3061 9770

$$

OAKS



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