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Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 7:02 PM CDT on May 28, 2015

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 29, 2015


The National Weather Service in San Angelo has issued an

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
Coke County in west central Texas...
Irion County in west central Texas...
Sterling County in west central Texas...
Tom Green County in west central Texas...

* until 1000 PM CDT

* at 659 PM CDT a band of thunderstorms from 10 mile north of
Sterling City to Sterling City to 5 miles west of Mertzon to
Barnhart was moving east at 20 mph. These storms will move east
to Robert Lee and San Angelo around 8 PM. Rainfall amounts of 1
to 2 inches are likely.

* Impacts from this heavy rainfall will include:
flooding of low lying roads and intersections.
Flooding of low water crossings... avoid these areas.
Rapid rise of area creeks... streams... and arroyos.

Locations in the advisory include...
Sterling City... Robert Lee... Broome... Water Valley... Carlsbad... Grape
Creek... US-87 near the Coke-Tom Green County line... the intersection
of Highway 158 and ranch Road 2059... the intersection of Highway 208
and ranch Road 2662... Harriet...

This includes the low water crossings...
FM 1692 crossing sales branch...
FM 1692 crossing Concho river...
Jackson Crossing Sterling creek...
Hall crossing Dry Creek...
bade crossing Lacy creek...
Walnut crossing Little Walnut creek...
and other low lying and flood prone portions of Irion... Sterling...
Tom Green and Coke counties.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause elevated levels on
small creeks and streams... and ponding of water in urban areas...
highways... streets and underpasses as well as other poor drainage
areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 3109 10127 3209 10127 3207 10023 3162 10023
      3159 10025 3156 10013 3110 10014



229 PM CDT Thu may 28 2015

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Friday morning...

The National Weather Service in San Angelo has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include a portion of west central Texas...
   including the following areas... Coke... Fisher... Nolan and
Sterling.

* Through 7 am Friday

* thunderstorms will produce locally heavy rainfall amounts of 1
to 3 inches.

* Heavy rainfall in a short period of time will result in flash
flooding of urban areas... low water crossings... and low lying
areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that heavy rainfall may 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.





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