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Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:18 PM CDT Oct. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Saturday evening through
Monday morning...

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for a portion of deep south Texas, including
the following areas, Brooks, coastal Cameron, coastal Kenedy,
coastal Willacy, inland Cameron, inland Kenedy, inland
Willacy, northern Hidalgo, and southern Hidalgo.

* From Saturday evening through Monday morning

* slow moving heavy showers and thunderstorms producing rainfall
amount of 2 to 4 inches with locally higher amounts.

* Low-lying and poorly-draining areas as well as urban locations
could see flooding on roads and streets with water depth of
several feet. Heavy rainfall in a short period of time will
cause street and creeks to overflow. Driving may be difficult
to impossible, and motorists are urged to find alternative
routes.


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.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:18 PM CDT Oct. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Saturday evening through
Monday morning...

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for a portion of deep south Texas, including
the following areas, Brooks, coastal Cameron, coastal Kenedy,
coastal Willacy, inland Cameron, inland Kenedy, inland
Willacy, northern Hidalgo, and southern Hidalgo.

* From Saturday evening through Monday morning

* slow moving heavy showers and thunderstorms producing rainfall
amount of 2 to 4 inches with locally higher amounts.

* Low-lying and poorly-draining areas as well as urban locations
could see flooding on roads and streets with water depth of
several feet. Heavy rainfall in a short period of time will
cause street and creeks to overflow. Driving may be difficult
to impossible, and motorists are urged to find alternative
routes.


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.