The National Weather Service in Austin San Antonio has issued a
- Small Stream Flood Advisory for…
DeWitt County in south central Texas…
Lavaca County in south central Texas…
Until 230 AM CST
At 1124 PM CST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause small stream flooding in the
advisory area which covers almost all of DeWitt and Lavaca
Counties. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen from
earlier rains. An additional 1 to 2 inches of rain are possible
from an ongoing round of storms that should diminish over the
area by 330 am CST.
Some locations that will experience flooding include…
Cuero, Yoakum, Hallettsville, Yorktown, Shiner, Sublime, Thomaston,
Ezzell, Hochheim, Speaks, Westhoff, Worthing, Edgar, Terryville,
Meyersville, Vienna, Koerth, Breslau, Mont and Sweet Home.
Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.
Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying