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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:33 PM CDT on May 29, 2015

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 31, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Saturday afternoon through
Sunday morning...

The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for a portion of southeast Texas... including
the following counties... Austin... Brazoria... Brazos...
Burleson... Chambers... Colorado... Fort Bend... Galveston...
Grimes... Harris... Houston... Jackson... Liberty... Madison...
Matagorda... Montgomery... Polk... San Jacinto... Trinity...
Walker... Waller... Washington and Wharton.

* From Saturday afternoon through Sunday morning

* a slow moving front will push into southeast Texas Saturday
afternoon through Sunday morning. Thunderstorms are expected to
develop along it and also ahead of the front during the
afternoon. Storms will be slow moving and capable of producing 1
to 2 inches an hour. General rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches
will be possible but there may be isolated areas of 5 to 7
inches. Any rainfall amounts over 3 inches will cause flooding
problems.

* Grounds are already saturated so any additional rainfall will
likely run off into bayous... creeks... rivers and lakes. Typical
low lying areas such as underpasses could flood quickly with
rainfall rates of 1 to 2 inches an hour. Additional rainfall
could prolong river flooding across the area. Heavy rainfall
could occur overnight Saturday which will increase The Hazards
of flooding. If flash flood warnings are issued in your
area... do not drive into flooded roads or underpasses. Turn
around do not drown.

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.




Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Special Statement , Air Quality Alert, Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Arkansas - Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
California - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Public Information Statement
Florida - Beach Hazard Statement
Hawaii - Wind Advisory
Illinois - Areal Flood Advisory , Lakeshore Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Indiana - Lakeshore Flood Advisory
Iowa - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Kentucky - Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch / Flood Statement
Massachusetts - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement
Missouri - Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Montana - Areal Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Record Report
New Mexico - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New York - Coastal Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Flash Flood Warning
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Rhode Island - Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Tennessee - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Special Statement
Washington - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
West Virginia - Special Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Wyoming - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report