613  
WGUS54 KBRO 020123  
FFWBRO  
TXC061-215-489-020430-  
/O.NEW.KBRO.FF.W.0034.200802T0123Z-200802T0430Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX  
823 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
WEST CENTRAL CAMERON COUNTY IN DEEP SOUTH TEXAS...  
EAST CENTRAL HIDALGO COUNTY IN DEEP SOUTH TEXAS...  
WESTERN WILLACY COUNTY IN DEEP SOUTH TEXAS...  
 
* UNTIL 1130 PM CDT.  
 
* AT 823 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 1 AND 2 INCHES OF RAIN  
HAVE FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN  
SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...LIFE THREATENING FLASH FLOODING. THUNDERSTORMS  
PRODUCING FLASH FLOODING.  
 
SOURCE...DOPPLER RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...LIFE THREATENING FLASH FLOODING OF CREEKS AND STREAMS,  
URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...  
ELSA, EDCOUCH, LA VILLA, LASARA, HARGILL, MONTE ALTO, JOSE BORREGO  
MIDDLE SCHOOL, LA VILLA HIGH SCHOOL, EDCOUCH POLICE DEPARTMENT,  
EDCOUCH CITY HALL, EDCOUCH VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT, SATIAGO  
GARCIA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, EDCOUCH-ELSA HIGH SCHOOL, CARLOS TRUAN  
JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL, ELSA POLICE DEPARTMENT, LYNDON B JOHNSON  
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, LAGUNA SECA, ELSA PUBLIC LIBRARY, LASARA  
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AND HARGILL ELEMENTARY.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA.  
 
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.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, COUNTRY ROADS, FARMLAND, AND OTHER LOW LYING  
SPOTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 2620 9786 2619 9798 2624 9801 2638 9805  
2643 9804 2653 9799 2653 9798 2656 9785  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
FLASH FLOOD DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE  
EXPECTED RAINFALL...1-2 INCHES IN 1 HOUR  
 

 
 
CASTILLO  
 
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