The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a* Small Stream Flood Advisory for Rapid Creek and Stream Rises in... Lampasas County in central Texas...* Until 1100 AM CDT.* At 753 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms that were producing heavy rainfall across Lampasas County. Excessive runoff from these thunderstorms will cause small stream flooding. This means some low water crossings in the region may become impassable. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen and minor flooding may occur, especially across eastern Lampasas County between Lampasas and Kempner.* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Copperas Cove, Lampasas, Kempner and Lometa. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flooddeaths occur in vehicles.In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which arepotentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross floodedroads. Find an alternate route.
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