Hidalgo Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Areal Flood Advisory
Statement as of 8:27 PM CDT on September 14, 2014

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has extended the

* Arroyo and Small Stream Flood Advisory for... central Cameron County in deep south Texas. Southeastern Hidalgo County in deep south Texas.

* Until 830 am CDT Monday

* at 817 PM CDT...river gauge data indicate the Arroyo Colorado has reached 13.8 feet at Harlingen. The Arroyo will likely continue to rise slowly through the overnight hours possibly cresting near 15 feet on Monday. The Arroyo is flowing over low water crossings in portions of Cameron County and this will continue through the night as runoff from recent heavy rains flows into the Arroyo south of Mercedes and through La Feria and into the city of Harlingen.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the Road. The water depth may be too great to allow you to cross safely.

Don't become a statistic. Turn around...don't drown!

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