053  
WGUS54 KEWX 191638  
FFWEWX  
TXC021-055-187-191945-  
/O.NEW.KEWX.FF.W.0028.160519T1638Z-160519T1945Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX  
1138 AM CDT THU MAY 19 2016  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
BASTROP COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...  
CALDWELL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...  
GUADALUPE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...  
 
* UNTIL 245 PM CDT  
 
* AT 1137 AM CDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED HEAVY  
RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA THAT WAS LEADING TO NUMEROUS LOW WATER  
CROSSINGS BEING CLOSED ACROSS CITY AND COUNTY ROADS. TWO INCHES OF  
RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN OVER THE PAST SEVERAL HOURS ON SATURATED  
SOILS THAT IS LEADING TO WIDEPSPREAD NUSANCE FLOODING. SIGNIFICANT  
FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED GIVEN CURRENT AND FUTURE RAINFALL  
RATES BUT LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL REMAIN DANGEROUS THROUGH THE  
EARLY AFTERNOON.  
 
* ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF AN INCH TO INCH AND A HALF ARE  
POSSIBLE IN THE WARNED AREA.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
NEW BRAUNFELS...SAN MARCOS...SEGUIN...LOCKHART...ELGIN...BASTROP...  
LULING...SMITHVILLE...SCHERTZ...CIBOLO...SELMA...MARTINDALE...MARION...  
UHLAND...MUSTANG RIDGE...SANTA CLARA...NIEDERWALD...NEW BERLIN...STAPLES  
AND GERONIMO.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND...DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 2980 9730 2964 9763 2965 9763 2938 9784  
2937 9811 2948 9812 2949 9819 2955 9823  
2955 9826 2959 9831 2969 9808 2986 9788  
2986 9790 3020 9750 3042 9736 3027 9710  
3005 9702  
 

 
 
ALLEN  
 
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