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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 2:17 AM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through this afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for a portion of southeast Texas... including
the following counties... Austin... Brazos... Burleson...
Colorado... Fort Bend... Grimes... Harris... Houston... Liberty...
Madison... Montgomery... Polk... San Jacinto... Trinity... Walker...
Waller... Washington and Wharton.

* Through this afternoon

* showers and thunderstorms are developing across southeast Texas
early this morning, and expect increasing coverage through this
afternoon. Activity may concentrate along and ahead of a cold
front that will be moving into the area. Rainfall rates of 1 to
3 inches per hour with locally higher amounts will be possible
with the stronger activity or where any training sets up.

* The watch area may need to be reconfigured during the day as it
becomes a little more clear as to what locations are at most
risk for 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.





Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 2:17 AM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through this afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for a portion of southeast Texas... including
the following counties... Austin... Brazos... Burleson...
Colorado... Fort Bend... Grimes... Harris... Houston... Liberty...
Madison... Montgomery... Polk... San Jacinto... Trinity... Walker...
Waller... Washington and Wharton.

* Through this afternoon

* showers and thunderstorms are developing across southeast Texas
early this morning, and expect increasing coverage through this
afternoon. Activity may concentrate along and ahead of a cold
front that will be moving into the area. Rainfall rates of 1 to
3 inches per hour with locally higher amounts will be possible
with the stronger activity or where any training sets up.

* The watch area may need to be reconfigured during the day as it
becomes a little more clear as to what locations are at most
risk for 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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