Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
408 PM CDT WED AUG 31 2016

TXC165-010015-
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GAINES TX-
408 PM CDT WED AUG 31 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL GAINES COUNTY IN WESTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 715 PM CDT

* AT 407 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN ON
  SATURATED GROUND...SO THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM
  FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SEMINOLE...SEAGRAVES...SEAGRAVES AIRPORT...GAINES COUNTY AIRPORT...
  LOOP...GAINES COUNTY PARK AND FAIRVIEW.

 THIS INCLUDES  LOW WATER CROSSINGS LOCATIONS RR 181 CROSSING
SEMINOLE DRAW...RR 181 CROSSING SEMINOLE DRAW TRIB...RR 181 CROSSING
WARDSWELL DRAW...AND AVE G CROSSING WARDSWELL DRAW TRIB.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...FARMLAND...AND OTHER LOW LYING
SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3295 10234 3252 10233 3252 10245 3255 10280
      3281 10279 3295 10262

$$

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