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Flash Flood Warning

Status

Event Extended (Time) Expired

Start Time

Thu 10/14/2021 02:45 AM EDT

End Time

Thu 10/14/2021 05:00 AM EDT

Significance

Warning

Impacts

High impact

Locations Affected

Wimberley, TX ∙ Hays, TX ∙ Woodcreek, TX ∙ Bear Creek, TX ∙ Henly, TX ∙ Driftwood, TX ∙ Dripping Springs, TX

Full Alert Message

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Flash Flood Warning National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio TX 145 AM CDT Thu Oct 14 2021 The National Weather Service in Austin/San Antonio has extended the * Flash Flood Warning for... Hays County in south central Texas... * Until 400 AM CDT. * At 145 AM CDT, Thunderstorms over the last several hours have produced between 3 and 8 inches of rainfall across much of central and western Hays county. In addition, Doppler radar indicates showers continuing over portions of Hays county, with more activity possibly moving across the region. Additional rainfall amounts up to 1 inch are possible in the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing. HAZARD...Life threatening flash flooding. Thunderstorms producing flash flooding. SOURCE...Radar. IMPACT...Life threatening flash flooding of creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses. * Some locations that will experience flash flooding include... Austin, Buda, Dripping Springs, Wimberley, Canyon Lake, Woodcreek, Bear Creek, Driftwood, Henly, Mountain City, Hays, Mount Gainor and Hays City. 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. In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded roads. Find an alternate route. && LAT...LON 2992 9813 3004 9829 3035 9817 3022 9799 3022 9798 3020 9795 3018 9792 3016 9789 3011 9784 2986 9804 2988 9807 2990 9810 2991 9812 FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED FLASH FLOOD DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE