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Flash Flood Watch
TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-280300-
/O.EXT.KHGX.FF.A.0006.000000T0000Z-160528T0300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
AUSTIN-BRAZOS-BURLESON-CHAMBERS-COLORADO-FORT BEND-GRIMES-HARRIS-
HOUSTON-LIBERTY-MADISON-MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-
WALKER-WALLER-WASHINGTON-WHARTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANAHUAC...BELLVILLE...BRENHAM...
BROOKSHIRE...BRYAN...CALDWELL...CLEVELAND...COLDSPRING...
COLLEGE STATION...COLUMBUS...CONROE...CORRIGAN...CROCKETT...
DAYTON...EAGLE LAKE...EL CAMPO...GROVETON...HEMPSTEAD...HOUSTON...
HUMBLE...HUNTSVILLE...KATY...LAKE SOMERVILLE...LIBERTY...
LIVINGSTON...MADISONVILLE...MISSOURI CITY...MONT BELVIEU...
NAVASOTA...ONALASKA...PASADENA...PIERCE...PRAIRIE VIEW...
RICHMOND...ROSENBERG...SEALY...SHEPHERD...SUGAR LAND...
THE WOODLANDS...TOMBALL...TRINITY...WEIMAR...WHARTON...WILLIS...
WINNIE
1228 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* A PORTION OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
AUSTIN...BRAZOS...BURLESON...CHAMBERS...COLORADO...FORT ...
BEND...GRIMES...HARRIS...HOUSTON...LIBERTY...MADISON...
MONTGOMERY...POLK...SAN JACINTO...TRINITY...WALKER...WALLER...
WASHINGTON AND WHARTON.

* UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING

* AREAS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN HAVE TRAINED ACROSS MUCH OF
THE AREA SINCE THURSDAY. RAINFALL TOTALS SO FAR HAVE AVERAGED
FROM 10 TO 20 INCHES ACROSS LOCATIONS ALONG AND NORTH OF A
LINE FROM BRENHAM TO CONROE. HARDEST HIT COUNTIES HAVE BEEN
WASHINGTON... BRAZOS...BURLESON...GRIMES AND MONTGOMERY.

* ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED WITH
ISOLATED AMOUNTS FROM 3 TO 6 INCHES. DUE TO ALREADY SATURATED
GROUNDS...ANY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL RUN OFF QUICKLY AND WILL
PRODUCE MORE FLOOD AND FLASH FLOOD PROBLEMS.

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 THE LATEST FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE
ACTION SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$
Flood Warning
TXC015-157-473-272220-
/O.EXT.KHGX.FL.W.0148.160527T2230Z-160601T1100Z/
/BAWT2.2.ER.160527T2230Z.160528T1800Z.160531T2300Z.UU/
521 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Brazos River Near San Felipe
* from this afternoon to Wednesday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 0430 AM Friday the stage was 110.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 122.5 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and continue to rise
to near 129.1 feet by tomorrow early afternoon.the river will fall below flood
stage by Tuesday evening.
* At 129.3 feet...At levels above 129.3 major lowland flooding begins with the
east approach to the FM 1458 bridge inundated and the home on the left
upstream banks is likely flooded.

$$

Flood Warning
TXC015-041-051-185-201-339-473-477-272215-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BURLESON TX-WASHINGTON TX-WALLER TX-GRIMES TX-BRAZOS TX-
MONTGOMERY TX-HARRIS TX-AUSTIN TX-
812 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
SOUTHEASTERN BURLESON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
WASHINGTON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
NORTHERN WALLER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
SOUTHERN GRIMES COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
SOUTHEASTERN BRAZOS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
SOUTHWESTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
NORTHWESTERN HARRIS COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
NORTHWESTERN AUSTIN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 515 PM CDT FRIDAY

* AT 809 AM CDT...AREA FLOODING FROM VERY HEAVY RAINFALL TOTALING
BETWEEN 10 AND 20 INCHES THAT FELL FROM THURSDAY THROUGH EARLY
THIS MORNING CONTINUES TO SLOWLY RECEDE. ADDITIONAL SHOWER AND
THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT IS STILL POSSIBLE TODAY...AND ANY
SIGNIFICANT RAIN FALLING ON ALREADY SATURATED GROUNDS WILL LIKELY
LEAD TO MORE FLOODING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
SOUTHERN COLLEGE STATION...BRENHAM...TOMBALL...NAVASOTA...HEMPSTEAD...
PRAIRIE VIEW...PINEHURST...THE WOODLANDS...WASHINGTON...SHELBY...WALLER...
MAGNOLIA...SOMERVILLE...PINE ISLAND...STAGECOACH...SNOOK...BURTON...
MILLICAN...ANDERSON AND TODD MISSION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

STAY AWAY OR BE SWEPT AWAY. RIVER BANKS AND CULVERTS CAN BECOME
UNSTABLE AND UNSAFE.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3016 9678 3020 9674 3025 9673 3025 9669
3030 9664 3032 9674 3038 9678 3057 9640
3054 9598 3047 9594 3031 9558 3012 9547
3017 9555 3010 9567 3008 9582 3015 9595
3006 9593 3001 9631 3001 9660 3015 9665

$$

Flood Warning
TXC015-185-473-477-281758-
/O.EXT.KHGX.FL.W.0154.000000T0000Z-160531T0600Z/
/HPDT2.2.ER.160527T0551Z.160527T1731Z.160530T1800Z.NO/
1258 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...The Flood Warning continues
for the Brazos River Near Hempstead...
* until late Monday night...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 1231 PM Friday...the stage was 55.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 50.0 feet. Moderate flood stage is 53.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is cresting near 55.0 feet...then a secondary crest
is expected from routed flow.
* At 55.0 feet...Major lowland flooding begins.

&&

LAT...LON 3037 9608 3012 9608 2984 9601 2984 9619 3012 9626 3027 9622

&&
Flood Observed Forecast 6 AM
Location Stage Stage Day Time Sat Sun Mon Tue

Brazos River
Hempstead 50 55.0 Fri 01 PM 50.7 52.7 50.8 47.9

$$

Flood Warning
TXC015-157-473-281758-
/O.EXT.KHGX.FL.W.0148.160528T0026Z-160601T1851Z/
/BAWT2.2.ER.160528T0026Z.160528T1800Z.160601T0651Z.UU/
1258 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...The Flood Warning
continues for The Brazos River Near San Felipe...
* from this evening to Wednesday afternoon...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 1230 PM Friday...the stage was 115.3 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 122.5 feet. Moderate flood stage is 127.8 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage this evening and continue to rise to near
128.9 feet Saturday afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
by early Wednesday morning.
* At 129.3 feet...At levels above 129.3 major lowland flooding begins with the
east approach to the FM 1458 bridge inundated and the home on the left
upstream banks is likely flooded.

&&
Flood Observed Forecast 6 AM
Location Stage Stage Day Time Sat Sun Mon Tue

Brazos River
San Felipe 122 115.3 Fri 12 PM 128.2 128.0 127.2 124.7

$$

Flood Warning
TXC015-039-157-473-281757-
/O.EXT.KHGX.FL.W.0149.160529T0300Z-000000T0000Z/
/RMOT2.3.ER.160529T0300Z.160531T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
1258 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
The Brazos River In Richmond...
* from Saturday evening until the warning is canceled.
* At 1215 PM Friday...the stage was 32.7 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 45.0 feet. Major flood stage is 50.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Saturday late evening and continue to
rise to near 50.2 feet Tuesday morning.
* At 50.0 feet...Major lowland flooding begins as homes in Richmond begin
flooding and many homes in Simonton and Thompsons have water in them. FM 1458
near FM 1093 remains inundated and closed. Homes along Carrol and McKeever
Roads near FM 2759 in southeast Fort Bend County are close to taking water.
Strange Drive...Greenwood Drive...and Second Street in Richmond and Sixth
Street...Avenue B...and River Road in Rosenberg and Pittman Road in Thimpsons
are inundated with over one foot of water.

&&

LAT...LON 2984 9601 2958 9566 2943 9549 2943 9561 2958 9587 2984 9619

&&
Flood Observed Forecast 6 AM
Location Stage Stage Day Time Sat Sun Mon Tue

Brazos River
Richmond 45 32.7 Fri 12 PM 38.1 46.9 49.7 50.2

$$

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