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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:12 PM CDT Jun. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* a portion of deep south Texas, including the following areas,
Brooks, coastal Cameron, coastal Kenedy, coastal Willacy,
inland Cameron, inland Kenedy, inland Willacy, Jim Hogg,
northern Hidalgo, southern Hidalgo, Starr, and Zapata.

* Through late tonight

* areas of moderate to heavy rainfall producing showers and
thunderstorms will continue across the region throughout this
evening and possibly into tonight. Any additional rainfall that
falls over already saturated or flooded locations will quickly
worsen any flooding situations.

* Heavy rainfall in a short period of time will cause small
streams and arroyos to fill quickly to bankfull, possibly
resulting in overflowing. Low-lying and poorly-draining areas
as well as urban locations could see widespread street
flooding with water depth of several feet. Locations that have
seen the heaviest rainfall could quickly see a return to life-
threatening flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Public Information Statement
Issued: 3:55 PM CDT Jun. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Rainfall reports... last 96 hours

Location amount time/date provider

... Texas...

... Brooks County...
4 W Falfurrias 12.10 in 0700 am 06/19 coop

... Cameron County...
0.4 N Harlingen 16.75 in 0700 am 06/21 cocorahs
Harlingen co-op 14.51 in 0340 PM 06/21 coop
Los Fresnos 12.54 in 0700 am 06/21 cocorahs
2 SW Bayview 10.60 in 0230 PM 06/21 cwop
Santa Rosa 10.46 in 0300 PM 06/21 coop
1 NNE Brownsville 8.72 in 0700 am 06/21 cocorahs
Rio Grande Valley internatio 7.97 in 0652 am 06/21 ASOS
5 se Rio Hondo 7.37 in 0700 am 06/21 cocorahs
1 W Brownsville 6.80 in 0700 am 06/21 cocorahs
7 NNE Bayview 5.70 in 0222 PM 06/21 RAWS
Brownsville, TX 5.10 in 0344 PM 06/21 ASOS
WFO Brownsville 4.94 in 0350 PM 06/21 coop
Laguna Vista 3.76 in 0229 PM 06/21 cwop
9 S Laguna Heights 3.35 in 0700 am 06/21 cocorahs
1 WNW Laguna Vista 2.27 in 0233 PM 06/21 cwop

... Hidalgo County...
2 NW McAllen 16.40 in 0220 PM 06/21 AWS
1 NE Weslaco 15.42 in 0700 am 06/21 coop
1 NNE Weslaco 11.04 in 0800 am 06/20 public
1 SW McAllen 10.56 in 0340 PM 06/21 coop
1 E mission 9.99 in 0229 PM 06/21 cwop
1 NW mission 8.32 in 0226 PM 06/21 cwop
2 se San Manuel 8.20 in 0146 PM 06/21 RAWS
Edinburg 5.65 in 0340 PM 06/21 coop
6 ESE Hidalgo 5.09 in 0145 PM 06/21 RAWS
La Joya 4.30 in 0700 am 06/21 coop

... Jim Hogg County...
4 WNW Hebbronville 1.91 in 0146 PM 06/21 RAWS

... Kenedy County...
Armstrong 6.08 in 0700 am 06/21 coop

... Starr County...
Rio Grande City 7.70 in 0700 am 06/21 coop
2 NNW Falcon dam 2.41 in 0226 PM 06/21 cwop

... Willacy County...
Port Mansfield 12.15 in 0700 am 06/21 coop
Raymondville 9.25 in 0700 am 06/21 coop

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.


927 am CDT Thu Jun 21 2018

... Rainfall reports... last 24 hours

Location amount time/date provider

... Texas...

... Brooks County...
Falfurrias 1.32 in 0655 am 06/21 AWOS
12 NNW Encino 1.31 in 0700 am 06/21 cocorahs
9 S Premont 0.75 in 0600 am 06/21 cocorahs

... Cameron County...
Brownsville 6.59 in 0600 am 06/21 cocorahs
7 NW Bayview 5.49 in 0700 am 06/21 cocorahs
2 NNE Los Fresnos 5.40 in 0747 am 06/21 cocorahs
Brownsville 5.26 in 0800 am 06/21 cocorahs
2 SW Bayview 4.86 in 0915 am 06/21 cwop
4 NW Brownsville 4.75 in 0730 am 06/21 cocorahs
Brownsville 4.50 in 0739 am 06/21 cocorahs
7 NNE Bayview 3.64 in 0822 am 06/21 RAWS
Harlingen co-op 3.47 in 0700 am 06/21 coop
5 SSW Rancho Viejo 2.90 in 0800 am 06/21 cocorahs
4 ENE Brownsville 2.72 in 0800 am 06/21 cocorahs
Rio Grande near Brownsville 2.61 in 0815 am 06/21 GOES
3 ENE La Feria 2.25 in 0700 am 06/21 cocorahs
Harlingen 0.4 N 2.10 in 0700 am 06/21 cocorahs
Port Isabel-Cameron County a 1.88 in 0653 am 06/21 ASOS
6 se Brownsville 1.22 in 0700 am 06/21 cocorahs
2 E La Feria 0.80 in 0700 am 06/21 cocorahs
Laguna Vista 0.58 in 0913 am 06/21 cwop
1 WNW Laguna Vista 0.44 in 0913 am 06/21 cwop
La Feria 0.05 in 0911 am 06/21 cwop

... Hidalgo County...
2 ENE mission 8.12 in 0700 am 06/21 cocorahs
2 NW McAllen 7.56 in 0904 am 06/21 AWS
1 NW mission 4.85 in 0906 am 06/21 cwop
8 WNW San Manuel 4.20 in 0600 am 06/21 cocorahs
2 se San Manuel 3.53 in 0846 am 06/21 RAWS
1 SSW Edinburg 3.28 in 0911 am 06/21 cwop
6 SW McCook 2.93 in 0700 am 06/21 cocorahs
La Joya co-op 2.75 in 0700 am 06/21 coop
Edinburg 2.16 in 0655 am 06/21 AWOS
4 se San Manuel 2.10 in 0910 am 06/21 GOES
3 N McAllen 1.78 in 0700 am 06/21 cocorahs
2 NE McAllen 1.76 in 0700 am 06/21 cocorahs
Santa Rosa 3 WNW 1.15 in 0700 am 06/21 coop
6 ESE Hidalgo 0.73 in 0845 am 06/21 RAWS
Edinburg co-op 0.20 in 0700 am 06/21 coop
Mercedes - Main Floodway 0.10 in 0815 am 06/21 GOES
Rio Grande near Progreso bri 0.09 in 0815 am 06/21 GOES
Rio Grande near Los Ebanos 0.08 in 0815 am 06/21 GOES

... Jim Hogg County...
4 WNW Hebbronville 1.00 in 0846 am 06/21 RAWS
Hebbronville 0.70 in 0655 am 06/21 AWOS

... Kenedy County...
Armstrong 4 se 1.98 in 0700 am 06/21 coop

... Starr County...
12 SSW La Gloria 3.00 in 0800 am 06/21 cocorahs
Rio Grande at Roma 2.10 in 0815 am 06/21 GOES
2 NNW Falcon dam 2.01 in 0910 am 06/21 cwop
Rio Grande below Falcon rese 1.15 in 0915 am 06/21 GOES
Rio Grande at Rio Grande cit 0.43 in 0815 am 06/21 coop

... Willacy County...
Port Mansfield 3.68 in 0700 am 06/21 cocorahs
Port Mansfield co-op 3.68 in 0700 am 06/21 coop

... Maritime stations...
South Padre Island 0.29 in 0800 am 06/21 cocorahs

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.


Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:12 PM CDT Jun. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* a portion of deep south Texas, including the following areas,
Brooks, coastal Cameron, coastal Kenedy, coastal Willacy,
inland Cameron, inland Kenedy, inland Willacy, Jim Hogg,
northern Hidalgo, southern Hidalgo, Starr, and Zapata.

* Through late tonight

* areas of moderate to heavy rainfall producing showers and
thunderstorms will continue across the region throughout this
evening and possibly into tonight. Any additional rainfall that
falls over already saturated or flooded locations will quickly
worsen any flooding situations.

* Heavy rainfall in a short period of time will cause small
streams and arroyos to fill quickly to bankfull, possibly
resulting in overflowing. Low-lying and poorly-draining areas
as well as urban locations could see widespread street
flooding with water depth of several feet. Locations that have
seen the heaviest rainfall could quickly see a return to life-
threatening flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




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