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Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 7:04 PM CDT Jun. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Corpus Christi has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Jim Wells County in south central Texas...
northwestern Kleberg County in south central Texas...

* until 1000 PM CDT.

* At 701 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain across the
warned area. Soils remain very saturated due to persistent heavy
rains from previous days. With additional heavy rain, flash
flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Alice, San Diego, Premont, Orange Grove, midway, Alfred-south La
Paloma, Westdale, Ben Bolt, Palito Blanco, tecalote, La Gloria,
Rancho de La Parita, Alice acres, Alfred and Lake Alice.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches are possible in the
warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 2806 9823 2806 9791 2727 9798 2726 9823


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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:35 PM CDT Jun. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Thursday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* a portion of south Texas, including the following areas,
Aransas islands, Bee, Calhoun islands, coastal Aransas,
coastal Calhoun, coastal Kleberg, coastal Nueces, coastal
Refugio, coastal San Patricio, Duval, Goliad, inland Calhoun,
inland Kleberg, inland Nueces, inland Refugio, inland San
Patricio, Jim Wells, Kleberg islands, Live Oak, Nueces
islands, and Victoria.

* Through Thursday afternoon

* persistent heavy rainfall due to tropical moisture has lead to
flash flooding over the watch area. On top of the 5 to over 10
inches of rainfall some areas will have received over the last
several days, rainfall rates of 1 to 3 inches per hour or
higher will likely cause water to rapidly accumulate over some
areas.

* Additional amounts of 1 to 3 inches can be expected across the
coastal Bend and Victoria Crossroads area tonight through
Thursday afternoon. As with nearly all flash flood events,
locally higher amounts can be expected.


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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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:35 PM CDT Jun. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Thursday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* a portion of south Texas, including the following areas,
Aransas islands, Bee, Calhoun islands, coastal Aransas,
coastal Calhoun, coastal Kleberg, coastal Nueces, coastal
Refugio, coastal San Patricio, Duval, Goliad, inland Calhoun,
inland Kleberg, inland Nueces, inland Refugio, inland San
Patricio, Jim Wells, Kleberg islands, Live Oak, Nueces
islands, and Victoria.

* Through Thursday afternoon

* persistent heavy rainfall due to tropical moisture has lead to
flash flooding over the watch area. On top of the 5 to over 10
inches of rainfall some areas will have received over the last
several days, rainfall rates of 1 to 3 inches per hour or
higher will likely cause water to rapidly accumulate over some
areas.

* Additional amounts of 1 to 3 inches can be expected across the
coastal Bend and Victoria Crossroads area tonight through
Thursday afternoon. As with nearly all flash flood events,
locally higher amounts can be expected.


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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