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WGUS54 KCRP 272128
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TXC355-272300-
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
428 PM CDT SAT SEP 27 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EASTERN NUECES COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL 600 PM CDT

* AT 420 PM CDT...THE LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGER REPORTED THAT EXCESSIVE
  RAINFALL WAS PRODUCING FLOODING ACROSS CORPUS CHRISTI. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED RAINFALL RATES IN EXCESS OF 3 INCHES PER HOUR HAVE
  BEEN DETECTED WITH THESE STORMS. MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO
  FALL OVER THE CITY THROUGH 6 PM.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL HAS LED TO FLOODING REPORTS TO
  OCCUR ON MORGAN AVE NEAR AND WEST OF ALAMEDA...WITH PORTIONS OF THE ROAD
  IMPASSABLE. KEEP AN EYE OUT FOR HIGH WATER AND IMPASSABLE ROADS ELSEWHERE
  IN THE CITY.

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.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN CORPUS
CHRISTI.

&&

LAT...LON 2763 9755 2782 9745 2779 9737 2777 9738
      2774 9735 2769 9722 2762 9727 2762 9728
      2761 9728 2757 9731

$$

BLAYLOCK






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