Very heavy rains falling across Brazoria and Galveston Counties early this morning.
The National Weather Service in League City has issued a
* Flood Advisory for Minor Flooding in Poor Drainage Areas for...West central Galveston County in southeastern Texas...Northeastern Brazoria County in southeastern Texas...
* Until 400 AM CDT.
* At 104 AM CDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Southwestern League City, southwestern Friendswood, Alvin, eastern Angleton, Santa Fe, Hitchcock, Danbury, Iowa Colony, Hillcrest, Liverpool, Bonney and Chocolate Bayou.
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 spots.