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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 5:31 PM CDT Oct. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in San Angelo has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Schleicher County in west central Texas...
Menard County in west central Texas...
Sutton County in west central Texas...

* until 530 am CDT Thursday.

* Local law enforcement and Texas Department of Transportation
continue to report many secondary roads with flooded and
impassible low water crossings in the warned area. Also, moderate
rainfall will continue through at least early this evening.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Sonora, Eldorado, Menard, Saline, Hext, Fort McKavett, the
intersection of ranch Road 1828 and ranch Road 915, the
intersection of US-83 and ranch Road 1773, Erna, US-
277 near the Sutton-
Schleicher County line, Adams, the intersection of ranch Road 2596
and ranch Road 864, Camp sol Mayer, the intersection of US-
277 and ranch Road 189, the intersection of I-
10 and ranch Road 1989, I-10 near the Sutton-
kkmble County line, US-377 near the Kimble-
Menard County line, the intersection of US-
190 and ranch Road 1828, the intersection of US-
190 and ranch Road 2084 and the intersection of US-
83 and Highway 29.

This includes the following low water crossings ...
    Decker St. Crossing San Saba river...
    toe nail crossing San Saba river...
    crossings along FM 1221...
    Dunagan crossing San Saba river...
    River Road crossing north Llano River...
    Ranch Road 2291 crossing las moras creek...
    Callan Lane crossing...
    Mahan Crossing Taylor branch...
    long Mt. Crossing Leon creek and
    blau crossing.
Do not drive through these low water crossings or any other
low water crossing with water flowing across the roadway.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.


Lat... Lon 3108 10096 3109 9961 3094 9961 3094 9949
      3071 9948 3071 10011 3029 10012 3029 10096



Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 1:27 PM CDT Oct. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Thursday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of west central Texas, including the following
areas, Brown, Callahan, Coke, Coleman, Concho, Crockett,
Irion, Kimble, Mason, McCulloch, Menard, Runnels, San Saba,
Schleicher, Shackelford, Sutton, Taylor, and Tom Green.

* Through Thursday evening

* rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches will be common, with local
amounts over 4 inches possible. The heaviest rainfall tonight
will be across the Concho Valley and Big Country. On Thursday
the area of highest concern will be along and east of a Sonora
to San Angelo to Abilene line.

* High rainfall amounts, along with saturated soils, will
produce rapid runoff, and low water crossings and city streets
may flood quickly. Creeks and streams may fill with swiftly
flowing water.

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: 1:27 PM CDT Oct. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Thursday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of west central Texas, including the following
areas, Brown, Callahan, Coke, Coleman, Concho, Crockett,
Irion, Kimble, Mason, McCulloch, Menard, Runnels, San Saba,
Schleicher, Shackelford, Sutton, Taylor, and Tom Green.

* Through Thursday evening

* rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches will be common, with local
amounts over 4 inches possible. The heaviest rainfall tonight
will be across the Concho Valley and Big Country. On Thursday
the area of highest concern will be along and east of a Sonora
to San Angelo to Abilene line.

* High rainfall amounts, along with saturated soils, will
produce rapid runoff, and low water crossings and city streets
may flood quickly. Creeks and streams may fill with swiftly
flowing water.

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.





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