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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
756 PM CDT FRI SEP 26 2014

TXC013-493-270300-
/O.NEW.KEWX.FA.Y.0144.140927T0056Z-140927T0300Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
WILSON-ATASCOSA-
756 PM CDT FRI SEP 26 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EASTERN ATASCOSA COUNTY...
  WILSON COUNTY...

* UNTIL 1000 PM CDT

* AT 752 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS HAVE
  DETECTED THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY
  AREA. DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATED 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN
  FROM SOUTHWEST OF STOCKDALE TO PLEASANTON AND POTEET. THIS RAIN
  IS FALLING ON AREAS THAT HAD 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON. SOILS HAVE BECOME SATURATED AND RUNOFF WILL BE MORE
  RAPID.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
  INCLUDE...CHRISTINE...FLORESVILLE...JOURDANTON...PLEASANTON...
  POTEET...POTH...LEMING AND SUTHERLAND SPRINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN ADDITIONAL 1 INCH OF RAINFALL IS STILL POSSIBLE IN THE ADVISORY
AREA.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...AS WELL AS FARMLAND ALONG THE
BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

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 ROADWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 2930 9804 2914 9790 2876 9848 2914 9873
      2911 9841

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