Austin, TX Area Weather Alerts

Flood Watch

The following area is affected:

  • Milam

Bell-Leon-Milam-Robertson-
Including the cities of Killeen, Temple, Fort Hood, Buffalo,
Centerville, Jewett, Normangee, Oakwood, Cameron, Rockdale,
Hearne, Franklin, and Calvert
304 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has expanded the

* Flood Watch to include portions of north central Texas,
northeast Texas, and south central Texas, including the
following areas, in north central Texas, Bell. In northeast
Texas, Leon. In south central Texas, Milam and Robertson.

* Through this evening

* Rainfall totals of 2 to 4 inches with localized amounts of 6
inches.

* Flooding will be possible in low lying areas, creeks, rivers
and any other flood-prone areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means that conditions are favorable for heavy rain
which may lead to flooding of low lying areas. You should monitor
the latest forecasts from the National Weather Service and be
prepared to take action should Flood Warnings be issued for your
area.

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Flood Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Lampasas

Hamilton TX-Coryell TX-Lampasas TX-Bosque TX-
229 AM CST WED FEB 21 2018

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
Southeastern Hamilton County in central Texas...
Coryell County in central Texas...
Lampasas County in central Texas...
Bosque County in central Texas...

* Until 530 AM CST.

* At 229 AM CST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
urban and small stream flooding. Areas that are low lying or
usually experience poor drainage are most likely to experience
flooding in the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has already
fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Copperas Cove, Gatesville, Lampasas, Clifton, Hamilton, Fort Hood,
Meridian, Valley Mills, Kempner, Evant, Cranfills Gap, Meridian
State Park, Fort Gates, Morgan and South Mountain.

Additional rainfall of one to two inches is expected over the area.
This additional rain will cause minor flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

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LAT...LON 3171 9808 3212 9752 3207 9748 3202 9749
3202 9744 3196 9739 3193 9744 3189 9736
3188 9739 3185 9733 3167 9744 3159 9760
3150 9754 3115 9776 3107 9791 3104 9791
3103 9844

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