293  
WGUS54 KEWX 292317  
FFWEWX  
TXC453-300045-  
/O.NEW.KEWX.FF.W.0044.140829T2317Z-140830T0045Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX  
617 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
CENTRAL TRAVIS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...  
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF TANGLEWOOD FOREST...  
 
* UNTIL 745 PM CDT  
 
* AT 612 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED  
FLASH FLOODING FROM A THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WARNED AREA DUE TO  
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL OF 2 TO 3 INCHES PER HOUR.  
 
* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO WEST LAKE  
HILLS...ROLLINGWOOD...MANSFIELD DAM AND SOUTH AUSTIN.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES  
AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 
DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE  
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS  
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.  
 
MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO  
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY  
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL  
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED  
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3026 9762 3008 9778 3022 9799 3023 9799  
3039 9785  
 

 
 
TOMASELLI  
 
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