Flooding

May 12, 2019 - 7:35 pm
AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- With floodgate operations continuing across the Highland Lakes and runoff from heavy rains still pushing through, Austin Fire Chief Joel Baker issued a new waterway ban Sunday afternoon. The ban, which goes into effect immediately and remains in effect until noon Wednesday...
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May 10, 2019 - 8:21 am
AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- Chilly is not usually a word that we use to describe days in May, but that's what describes Austin's Friday forecast. Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until Saturday 4pm... The cold front that moved through Thursday and brought much of south and southeast Texas heavy...
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May 09, 2019 - 8:38 am
AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- After a brief pause, the Austin area will be back under the target for heavy rains again Thursday - and all the way through Saturday. The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for the entire Austin area that goes into effect Thursday at 1pm, and runs all...
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May 04, 2019 - 1:33 pm
DRIPPING SPRINGS, Texas (Talk1370.com) -- A man's body was recovered Saturday afternoon following Friday night's flooding in the Dripping Springs area. Hays County Sheriff Gary Cutler said the man's body was found off of Bell Springs Road, the same area where a man was reported to have been swept...
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April 24, 2019 - 11:52 am
AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- Possibly heavy rainfall and even a chance of severe weather are in the forecast for much of Wednesday, forecasters say. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect until midnight Thursday for Travis, Williamson, and Hays Counties. A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect until 7PM for...
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October 16, 2018 - 4:57 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Lake Travis is now at its "full" mark, as the Highland Lakes continue to pass through flood waters from ongoing rains over Llano and the northwestern Hill Country. The lake is considered full at 681 feet, and any additional inflows go into the flood pool. The spillway at Mansfield...
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courtesy Williamson County Sheriff Robert Chody
September 22, 2018 - 10:55 am
WILLIAMSON COUNTY (KJCE) -- Rains are clearing Saturday morning after torrential rains fell overnight in portions of Williamson County. Some 3-6 inches of rain fell, with more rain still falling through Saturday morning. The southeastern part of the county was affected, with another heavy round of...
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August 26, 2018 - 6:54 am
HOUSTON (AP) — Voters in Houston and its surrounding county marked the anniversary of Hurricane Harvey coming ashore by approving the issuance of $2.5 billion in bonds to fund flood-control projects that might mitigate the damage caused by future storms.
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May 29, 2018 - 8:07 am
ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (AP) — After yet another devastating flash flood ripped apart their historic Maryland mill town, hundreds of residents and business owners are again asking themselves: Should I stay or should I go?
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