Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
922 PM CDT WED SEP 17 2014

TXC027-180415-
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BELL TX-
922 PM CDT WED SEP 17 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  BELL COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS

* UNTIL 1115 PM CDT

* AT 922 PM CDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. THE HEAVIEST RAINS WERE
  OCCURRING 8 MILES NORTH OF ROGERS...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 5 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.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF WATER COVERING THE ROAD. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO
GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3085 9758 3113 9778 3131 9743 3105 9711
      3099 9707 3088 9726 3076 9731

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