A Flash Flood Warning is in effect for Howard County in West Texas until 6 PM. This includes all towns in the county, including Big Spring. An area of heavy rain is moving northeast into the county. This has already caused flooding in Odessa and Midland. Interstate 20 is included in this warning and heavy rain will make driving conditions difficult. Be mindful and be safe!
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
304 PM CDT SUN OCT 13 2013
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND HAS ISSUED A
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…
HOWARD COUNTY IN WEST TEXAS…
* UNTIL 600 PM CDT
* AT 251 PM CDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED
VERY HEAVY RAIN FROM THUNDERSTORMS MOVING NORTHEAST THROUGH THE
COUNTY AT AROUND 15 MPH.
* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO SAND
SPRINGS…FAIRVIEW IN MITCHELL COUNTY…VINCENT…VEALMOOR…
LUTHER…KNOTT…FAIRVIEW AND COAHOMA.
FLASH FLOODING OF CREEKS AND STREAMS… STREETS AND UNDERPASSES…LOW
WATER CROSSINGS… AND LOW LYING FARMLAND IS LIKELY. DO NOT DRIVE
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS.
FOR ROAD CONDITIONS IN TEXAS…PLEASE CALL THE TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION AT 1 800 452 9292…OR VISIT