Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
1136 AM CST THU JAN 22 2015

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FALLS TX-MCLENNAN TX-BELL TX-CORYELL TX-
1136 AM CST THU JAN 22 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  BELL COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS
  EASTERN CORYELL COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS
  FALLS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS
  MCLENNAN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS

* UNTIL 230 PM CST

* AT 1135 AM CST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. THE HEAVIEST RAINS WERE
  OCCURRING ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM RIESEL TO 5 MILES SOUTHEAST
  OF HOLLAND...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH. HEAVY RAINS MAY RESULT IN
  FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS STREETS...
  UNDERPASSES AND OTHER POOR DRAINAGE LOCATIONS IN URBAN AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS CAN BE EXPECTED. MOTORISTS
SHOULD SLOW DOWN DURING HEAVY DOWNPOURS TO AVOID LOSING CONTROL.
CHILDREN SHOULD NEVER PLAY AROUND HIGH WATER...DRAINAGE DITCHES...
STORM DRAINS...OR FLOODED STREAMS.

DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH. TURN AROUND...DONT
DROWN. IT ONLY TAKES TWO FEET OF MOVING WATER TO CARRY AWAY MOST
VEHICLES...INCLUDING PICKUPS AND SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES. TAKE A
DIFFERENT ROUTE TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION OR WAIT UNTIL WATER
RECEDES. CHILDREN SHOULD NEVER PLAY AROUND HIGH WATER...DRAINAGE
DITCHES...STORM DRAINS...OR FLOODED STREAMS.

&&

LAT...LON 3092 9784 3107 9791 3133 9773 3159 9759
      3186 9704 3122 9661 3090 9724 3076 9731

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