026  
WGUS74 KSJT 161512  
FFSSJT  
 
FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN ANGELO TX  
1012 AM CDT TUE OCT 16 2018  
 
TXC267-319-161915-  
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KIMBLE TX-MASON TX-  
1012 AM CDT TUE OCT 16 2018  
 
...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 215 PM CDT FOR  
KIMBLE AND MASON COUNTIES...  
 
AT 954 AM CDT, LIGHT SHOWERS CONTINUED ACROSS KIMBLE AND MENARD  
COUNTIES. THIS WILL PRODUCE 1/10 TO 1/4 INCH OF RAINFALL THROUGH  
NOON. HEAVY RAINFALL OF 2 TO 6 INCHES HAS OCCURRED SINCE MIDNIGHT.  
SIX TO OVER 8 INCHES HAS OCCURRED IN SOUTHEAST KIMBLE AND SOUTHERN  
MASON COUNTIES IN THE LAST 24 HOURS. TEXAS DOT HAS INDICATED ROAD  
CLOSURES OF 377 SOUTH OF JUNCTION, FM 2168 EAST OF JUNCTION, RM 479  
EAST OF SEGOVIA, SH 71 EAST OF FREDONIA, FM 1871 AND FM 2389 SOUTH  
OF MASON. IN ADDITION, LOW WATER CROSSING ARE FILLED THROUGH MASON  
AND KIMBLE COUNTIES. BIG SALINE CREEK SOUTH OF LONDON IS FULL AND 30  
FEET HIGH. FLASH FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURRING.  
 
SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
JUNCTION, MASON, ART, LOYAL VALLEY, YATES CROSSING, STREETER, CAMP  
AIR, HILDA, GRIT, KATEMCY, TELEGRAPH, PONTOTOC, FREDONIA, SEGOVIA,  
HEDWIGS HILL, LONG MOUNTAIN, LONDON, SOUTH LLANO RIVER STATE PARK,  
THE INTERSECTION OF HIGHWAY 29 AND RANCH ROAD 1222 AND US-  
87 NEAR THE MASON-GILLESPIE COUNTY LINE.  
 
IN ADDITION...MAJOR RIVER FLOODING IS OCCURRING ALONG THE LLANO  
RIVER. AVOID DRIVING IN AREAS NEAR THE RIVER AS A FLOOD WAVE MOVES  
DOWN THE RIVER. SEE RIVER FLOOD STATEMENTS FOR THE LASTEST UPDATES.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
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.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, COUNTRY ROADS, FARMLAND, AND OTHER LOW LYING  
SPOTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3029 10000 3071 9976 3072 9948 3094 9948  
3094 9909 3092 9909 3092 9896 3050 9896  
3050 9930 3029 9930  
 

 
 
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