Alert: Flash Flood Warning issued November 22 at 7:55PM CST expiring November 22 at 10:45PM CST by NWS Austin/San Antonio TX

Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Austin/San Antonio TX
Issued: 2014-11-22T19:56:04-06:00
Expires: 2014-11-22T22:45:00-06:00
WEA Text: Flash Flood Warning this area til 10:45 PM CST. Avoid flood areas. Check local media. -NWS
Description: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…
BEXAR COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS…
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF…SAN ANTONIO…UNIVERSAL CITY…

* UNTIL 1045 PM CST

* AT 750 PM CST…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS HAVE
DETERMINED THAT THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING RAINFALL RATES OF 2 TO 3
INCHES PER HOUR WILL LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING ACROSS MUCH OF BEXAR
COUNTY.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
SAN ANTONIO…THE DOMINION…TERRELL HILLS…SHAVANO PARK…OLMOS
PARK…LIVE OAK…LEON VALLEY…HOLLYWOOD PARK…HELOTES…CROSS
MOUNTAIN…ALAMO HEIGHTS…INTERSTATE 35…INTERSTATE 37.
Instruction: FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR
IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS WATER COVERED BRIDGES…
DIPS…OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM…
EVEN A SMALL ONE…ON FOOT. TO ESCAPE RISING WATER MOVE UP TO HIGHER
GROUND.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS…HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY…COUNTRY
ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS…STREAMS AND OTHER LOW
LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE
UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS
SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Bexar

Message Identifier: NWS-141029-646852-616827
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings