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Flash Flood Warning
TXC031-053-091-209-453-491-240715-
/O.NEW.KEWX.FF.W.0062.150524T0413Z-150524T0715Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
1113 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
COMAL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
HAYS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
CENTRAL BURNET COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
TRAVIS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
EASTERN BLANCO COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
WILLIAMSON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL 215 AM CDT

* AT 1113 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO
BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
AUSTIN...ROUND ROCK...NEW BRAUNFELS...CEDAR PARK...GEORGETOWN...
PFLUGERVILLE...SAN MARCOS...TAYLOR...ELGIN...WIMBERLEY...DRIPPING
SPRINGS...GRANGER...BERTRAM...TANGLEWOOD FOREST...ANDERSON MILL...
CANYON LAKE DAM...WINDEMERE...SERENADA...AUSTIN BERGSTROM INT AP
AND SCHERTZ.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE
TO HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS
SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3103 9791 3091 9783 3087 9762 3074 9727
3046 9716 3040 9734 3042 9737 3020 9750
2986 9790 2986 9788 2975 9801 2960 9830
2997 9838 3005 9829 3103 9812

$$

Flash Flood Warning
TXC209-241015-
/O.NEW.KEWX.FF.W.0064.150524T0424Z-150524T1015Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
1124 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR THE BLANCO RIVER BASIN AND TRIBUTARIES
IN SOUTHERN HAYS COUNTY INCLUDING WIMBERLEY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
WEST CENTRAL HAYS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL 515 AM CDT

* AT 1121 PM CDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED FLASH FLOODING
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. BLANCO RIVER AT WIMBERLEY HAS RISEN TWELVE
IN THIRTY MINUTES AND AN ADDITIONAL RISE OF AT LEAST SIX FEET IS
EXPECTED IN THE NEXT FEW HOURS. NUMEROUS HOMES HAVE BEEN FLOODED
WITH HIGH WATER RESCUES ONGOING.

THIS IS A FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR THE BLANCO RIVER BASIN AND
TRIBUTARIES IN SOUTHERN HAYS COUNTY INCLUDING WIMBERLEY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
WIMBERLEY AND WOODCREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. THIS IS AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS AND LIFE
THREATENING SITUATION. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL UNLESS YOU ARE
FLEEING AN AREA SUBJECT TO FLOODING OR UNDER AN EVACUATION ORDER.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN
WATER BEGINS RISING.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3002 9791 2998 9789 2995 9817 2998 9821
3010 9823

$$

Flash Flood Watch
TXZ171>173-183>194-202>209-217>225-228-241315-
/O.CON.KEWX.FF.A.0010.000000T0000Z-150525T0000Z/
/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...
BRACKETTVILLE...UVALDE...HONDO...SAN ANTONIO...NEW BRAUNFELS...
SEGUIN...LOCKHART...LA GRANGE...EAGLE PASS...CRYSTAL CITY...
PEARSALL...PLEASANTON...FLORESVILLE...KARNES CITY...GONZALES...
CUERO...HALLETTSVILLE...CARRIZO SPRINGS
1215 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES 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 SUNDAY EVENING

* ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF HEAVY RAINFALL WILL MOVE
ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS PRODUCING ADDITIONAL RAINFALL TOTALS
OF 1 TO 3 INCHES WITH ISOLATED ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS TO 5 INCHES
POSSIBLE.

* DUE TO THE VERY MOIST CONDITIONS OF THE GROUNDS AND SOILS IN
THE AREA...RAPID FLASH FLOODING OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS AND
SOME ROADWAYS WILL BE POSSIBLE WHERE HEAVY RAINS DEVELOP. AREA
RIVERS AND STREAMS ARE ALSO ELEVATED. SOME OF THESE RIVERS AND
STREAMS MAY REACH THEIR FLOOD STAGES VERY QUICKLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS FLASH FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN OR NEAR
THE WATCH AREA. IF YOU ARE IN THE WATCH AREA...PLAN NOW FOR WHAT
YOU WILL DO IF FLASH FLOODING DEVELOPS. STAY INFORMED AND BE
READY TO ACT IF YOU SEE FLOODING OR IF A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS
ISSUED.

DO NOT DRIVE INTO FLOODED ROADWAYS. THE MAJORITY OF FLOOD RELATED
FATALITIES OCCUR IN VEHICLES. IF YOU SEE A FLOODED ROADWAY...
REMEMBER...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

$$
Flood Warning
TXC209-242313-
/O.EXT.KEWX.FL.W.0029.000000T0000Z-150526T0500Z/
/WMBT2.3.ER.150524T0347Z.150524T1200Z.150525T1700Z.NR/
1213 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...Forecast flooding increased from Major to Record severity...
The flood warning continues for the Blanco River At Wimberley.
* until late Monday night...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 12:01 AM Sunday the stage was 32.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Record flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river level will continue rising to near 34.5 feet during the
first hour or two of Sunday morning. The river level will fall below flood stage
Sunday afternoon.
* Impact...At 31.0 feet...Disastrous life threatening flooding will flood over a
hundred homes and businesses in and near Wimberley in the Blanco River and
Cypress Creek flood plains. Many homes flood severely downstream in the lower
Blanco and San Marcos River flood plains near San Marcos. This level will
reach lower rural homes in the flood plain above Blanco to below San Marcos
and can trap and drown hundreds of livestock. Roads near the river are
extremely dangerous..
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 28.9 feet on Nov 16
2001.

&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:


BF FLD Observed Forecast 6AM
Location STG STG STG Day Time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
Wimberley 10 13 32.4 Sun 12 AM 34.5 15.0 7.8 6.2 5.8


&&

LAT...LON 2995 9812 3002 9813 3001 9791 2969 9768
2963 9775 2994 9797

$$

Tornado Watch
TXC013-021-029-031-053-055-091-123-149-163-177-187-209-255-259-
285-287-325-453-491-493-240800-
/O.CON.KEWX.TO.A.0198.000000T0000Z-150524T0800Z/

TORNADO WATCH 198 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 3 AM CDT SUNDAY FOR THE
FOLLOWING AREAS

IN TEXAS THIS WATCH INCLUDES 21 COUNTIES

IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS

ATASCOSA BASTROP BEXAR
BLANCO BURNET CALDWELL
COMAL DEWITT FAYETTE
FRIO GONZALES GUADALUPE
HAYS KARNES KENDALL
LAVACA LEE MEDINA
TRAVIS WILLIAMSON WILSON

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...AUSTIN...BASTROP...BLANCO...
BOERNE...BURNET...CUERO...FLORESVILLE...GEORGETOWN...GIDDINGS...
GONZALES...HALLETTSVILLE...HONDO...KARNES CITY...LA GRANGE...
LOCKHART...NEW BRAUNFELS...PEARSALL...PLEASANTON...SAN ANTONIO...
SAN MARCOS AND SEGUIN.

$$
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