Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
1150 AM CDT THU SEP 11 2014

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LAMAR TX-
1150 AM CDT THU SEP 11 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  LAMAR COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS

* UNTIL 245 PM CDT

* AT 1147 AM CDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED
THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. THE
HEAVIEST RAINS WERE OCCURRING 3 MILES NORTHEAST OF BLOSSOM...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH. HEAVY RAINS MAY RESULT IN FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS STREETS...UNDERPASSES AND OTHER POOR
DRAINAGE AREAS. RAINFALL IN EXCESS OF 2 INCHES HAS ALREADY FALLEN OVER
PORTIONS OF LAMAR COUNTY WITH ADDITIONAL RAINFALL FROM TRAINING
STORMS LIKELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS CAN BE EXPECTED. MOTORISTS
SHOULD SLOW DOWN DURING HEAVY DOWNPOURS TO AVOID LOSING CONTROL.
CHILDREN SHOULD NEVER PLAY AROUND HIGH WATER...DRAINAGE DITCHES...
STORM DRAINS...OR FLOODED STREAMS.

FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS CAN BE EXPECTED IN THE ADVISORY AREA. LOW
WATER CROSSINGS MAY BEGIN TO FLOOD. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE WATER OF AN UNKNOWN DEPTH COVERS THE ROAD.

&&

LAT...LON 3388 9530 3338 9530 3340 9539 3346 9549
      3344 9552 3348 9557 3348 9564 3347 9568
      3351 9586 3354 9585 3389 9552 3387 9542
      3389 9533

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