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12:12 AM CDT on May 06, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Elev 1001 ft 30.42 °N, 97.86 °W | Updated 6 seconds ago

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Waning Gibbous, 96% visible
Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1700 ft
Overcast 2300 ft
Dew Point 68 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 2.33 in
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UV 0.0 out of 12
Pollen 4.70 out of 12
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Flu Activity Sporadic
SPECI KATT 060435Z AUTO 12005KT 3SM -RA BR SCT006 BKN017 OVC023 21/21 A2996 RMK AO2 P0022 T02060206

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Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1700 ft
Overcast 2300 ft
Dew Point 68 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 2.33 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 0.0 out of 12
Pollen 4.70 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
SPECI KATT 060435Z AUTO 12005KT 3SM -RA BR SCT006 BKN017 OVC023 21/21 A2996 RMK AO2 P0022 T02060206

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Nowcast | as of 11:25 PM CDT on May 5, 2015

Flash Flood Watch in effect until 7 am CDT Wednesday... Scattered showers and thunderstorms will continue across most of south central Texas through 130 am CDT. This activity will generally move to the northeast around 30 mph. Some of the stronger storms will be capable of producing frequent lightning and very heavy rainfall. Rainfall rates may reach up to 2 inches per hour with the stronger storms. Motorists should remain alert for flooding on area roadways.

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Flash Flood Warning
Statement as of 12:10 AM CDT on May 06, 2015

The National Weather Service in Austin San Antonio has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
eastern Travis County in south central Texas...
northwestern Bastrop County in south central Texas...

* until 200 am CDT

* at 1202 am CDT... Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Automated rain gauges indicated
widespread 2 to 3 inches of rain have already fallen across
eastern Travis County. Additional showers and thunderstorms are
expected through 2 am... resulting in a continued threat for flash
flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Austin... Pflugerville... Elgin... Austin Bergstrom international
Airport... Windemere... Manor... Webberville... del Valle... Cedar
Hills and Wells Branch.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible in the
warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding. If flash flooding is observed act quickly. Move
to higher ground to escape flood waters. Do not stay in areas
subject to flooding when water begins rising.

Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become
unstable and unsafe.


Lat... Lon 3046 9749 3042 9739 3036 9727 3022 9735
      3015 9756 3021 9779 3047 9765 3049 9758
      3046 9753


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1056 PM CDT Tue may 5 2015

The National Weather Service in Austin San Antonio has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
central Travis County in south central Texas...

* until 145 am CDT

* at 1051 PM CDT... Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
heavy rains and flash flooding continues across western and
central parts of the Austin Metro area. At 1015 PM... the river
gauge at Shoal Creek near west 12th street in Austin has reached
near 14 feet... or at a level close enough to threaten business
properties near west 6th street and Lamar Boulevard. Additional
heavy rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are expected to remain
possible over Austin through midnight CDT.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Austin... Bee Cave... West Lake Hills... Rollingwood... Mansfield
dam... Barton creek... Hudson Bend... Sunset Valley... Camp Mabry...
Lost Creek and Wells Branch.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding. If flash flooding is observed act quickly. Move
to higher ground to escape flood waters. Do not stay in areas subject
to flooding when water begins rising.

Remain alert for flooding even in locations not receiving rain.
Creeks... streams and rivers can become raging killer currents in a
matter of minutes.


Lat... Lon 3042 9778 3044 9768 3027 9776 3018 9789
      3023 9797 3048 9789


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1049 PM CDT Tue may 5 2015

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 1215 am CDT for
east central Travis County...

At 1043 PM CDT... Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. A rainfall observer located 4
miles north-northeast of Austin has reported 3.59 inches of rainfall
over the last 2 hours. Flash flooding will continue over east
central Travis County.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Austin... Pflugerville... Windemere... Manor and Wells Branch.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible in the
warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become
unstable and unsafe.

Turn around... dont drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3047 9749 3038 9744 3029 9754 3026 9777
      3045 9768 3048 9754 3048 9753 3049 9751


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Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 10:17 PM CDT on May 05, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch in effect until 7 am CDT Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Austin/San Antonio has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for a portion of south central Texas...
including the following areas... Bastrop... Caldwell... Comal...
De Witt... Fayette... Gonzales... Guadalupe... Hays... Lavaca...
Lee... Travis and Williamson.

* Until 7 am CDT Wednesday

* heavy rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches expected overnight.

* Saturated soils... especially over the Austin Metro area will
result in rapid runoff and flash flooding. Small streams and
some rivers will likely experience rapid rises with a few
possibly reaching minor to moderate flood stages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means flash flooding is possible in or near
the watch area. If you are in the watch area... plan now for what
you will do if flash flooding develops. Stay informed and be
ready to act if you see flooding or if a Flash Flood Warning is
issued.