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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
259 PM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

TXZ171>173-183>194-202>209-217>225-228-012000-
LLANO-BURNET-WILLIAMSON-VAL VERDE-EDWARDS-REAL-KERR-BANDERA-
GILLESPIE-KENDALL-BLANCO-HAYS-TRAVIS-BASTROP-LEE-KINNEY-UVALDE-
MEDINA-BEXAR-COMAL-GUADALUPE-CALDWELL-FAYETTE-MAVERICK-ZAVALA-
FRIO-ATASCOSA-WILSON-KARNES-GONZALES-DE WITT-LAVACA-DIMMIT-
259 PM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING FOR ALL
OF SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS. MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF HEAVY RAINFALL
BEGINNING THIS AFTERNOON WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING RAINFALL
RATES OF OVER 2 INCHES PER HOUR IN SOME CASES WHICH WILL RESULT IN
RAPID DEVELOPMENT OF FLASH FLOODING. ADDITIONALLY...RAPID RISES TO
ALREADY ELEVATED RIVERS AND STREAMS WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

THERE WILL ALSO BE A RISK FOR SOME LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS
WITH THESE STORMS. HOWEVER...THE MAIN THREAT WILL BE FLASH
FLOODING AND THE THREAT IS SIGNIFICANT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

A CONTINUED ACTIVE WEATHER PATTERN WILL PERSIST THROUGH SUNDAY
WITH NUMEROUS ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AND HEAVY
RAINFALL POSSIBLE EACH DAY. ENHANCED CHANCES FOR WIDESPREAD HEAVY
RAINS ARE EXPECTED EARLY WEDNESDAY THROUGH LATE THURSDAY INTO
FRIDAY MORNING. BETWEEN TODAY AND FRIDAY...MOST AREAS ARE
EXPECTED TO RECEIVE BETWEEN 4 AND 7 INCHES OF RAIN...WITH ISOLATED
TOTALS UP TO 15 INCHES POSSIBLE. THE WET PATTERN IS EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE INTO THIS WEEKEND AS AN UPPER LOW BECOMES ALMOST
STATIONARY OVER TEXAS.

IN ADDITION TO THE HEAVY RAIN AND FLOOD THREAT FOR THIS WEEK...A
FEW STORMS WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY COULD BRIEFLY BECOME SEVERE
WITH HAIL UP TO 1 INCH AND 60 MPH WINDS POSSIBLE. PLEASE STAY
TUNED FOR FURTHER UPDATES AS IMPACTS FROM POTENTIAL HAZARDS BECOME
MORE CLEAR.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

PLEASE REPORT ANY SEVERE WEATHER OR FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

TB3




Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
1052 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FOR ALL OF SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.THERE WILL BE A CHANCE FOR MULTIPLE PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL
FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH AT LEAST THURSDAY MORNING.
WIDESPREAD RAINFALL TOTALS ARE FORECAST BETWEEN 3 TO 6 INCHES WITH
SOME LOCATIONS POTENTIALLY SEEING AS MUCH AS 10 INCHES. IN
ADDITION TO THE HEAVY RAINFALL POTENTIAL...MANY AREAS HAVE SEEN
MULTIPLE INCHES OF RAINFALL OVER THE PAST WEEK RESULTING IN
SATURATED SOILS UNABLE TO ABSORB MUCH MORE RAINFALL. THUS...HEAVY
RAINFALL WILL LIKELY RESULT IN RAPID DEVELOPMENT OF FLASH FLOODING
IN THE MOST VULNERABLE AREAS. ALSO...MULTIPLE AREA RIVERS AND
STREAMS ARE ELEVATED...SO FLASHY RIVER RISES WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE
DURING THE NEXT FEW DAYS.

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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LLANO-BURNET-WILLIAMSON-VAL VERDE-EDWARDS-REAL-KERR-BANDERA-
GILLESPIE-KENDALL-BLANCO-HAYS-TRAVIS-BASTROP-LEE-KINNEY-UVALDE-
MEDINA-BEXAR-COMAL-GUADALUPE-CALDWELL-FAYETTE-MAVERICK-ZAVALA-
FRIO-ATASCOSA-WILSON-KARNES-GONZALES-DE WITT-LAVACA-DIMMIT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LLANO...BURNET...GEORGETOWN...DEL RIO...
ROCKSPRINGS...LEAKEY...KERRVILLE...BANDERA...FREDERICKSBURG...
BOERNE...BLANCO...SAN MARCOS...AUSTIN...BASTROP...GIDDINGS...
BRACKETVILLE...UVALDE...HONDO...SAN ANTONIO...NEW BRAUNFELS...
SEGUIN...LOCKHART...LA GRANGE...EAGLE PASS...CRYSTAL CITY...
PEARSALL...PLEASANTON...FLORESVILLE...KARNES CITY...GONZALES...
CUERO...HALLETSVILLE...CARRIZO SPRINGS
1052 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...ATASCOSA...BANDERA...BASTROP...
   BEXAR...BLANCO...BURNET...CALDWELL...COMAL...DE WITT...
  DIMMIT...EDWARDS...FAYETTE...FRIO...GILLESPIE...GONZALES...
  GUADALUPE...HAYS...KARNES...KENDALL...KERR...KINNEY...LAVACA...
   LEE...LLANO...MAVERICK...MEDINA...REAL...TRAVIS...UVALDE...
  VAL VERDE...WILLIAMSON...WILSON AND ZAVALA.

* THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING

* WIDESPREAD RAINFALL TOTALS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES WITH SOME LOCATIONS
  REACHING AS HIGH AS 10 INCHES. ALSO...VERY SATURATED SOILS WILL
  FURTHER ENHANCE THE POSSIBILITY FOR FLASH FLOODING AND INCREASE
  THE LIKELIHOOD OF RAPID FLOODING.

* RIVERS AND CREEKS ARE SWOLLEN AND ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL WILL
  WORSEN THE CONDITIONS. SOILS ARE EXTREMELY SATURATED AND ANY
  ADDITIONAL RAINS WILL LIKELY RESULT IN RAPID RUN OFF AND
  ACCUMULATION OF FLOOD WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

TB3




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