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Friday, May 27, 2016 68°F Overcast clouds
Hwy 71 West at 21 West is completely flooded in Cedar Creek! Roadway is not passable. Hwy 71 East and Hwy 21 East are also flooded.
Nathan Gogo Nathan Gogo 3 hours 
CIVIL EMERGENCY for Bastrop County. Officials are asking people NOT to be on the roads. @kvue
CIVIL EMERGENCY for Bastrop County. Officials are asking people NOT to be on the roads. KVUE News
Austin Police Dept Austin Police Dept 2 hours 
ATXTraffic APD opening 71 near 183 and 130, waters receding. Watch for low water crossings and stay safe. WC6
Hwy 71 W to Austin and Hwy 71 E to Smithville are both Flooded along with many county roads. Several rescues in progress! DO NOT DRIVE!
No reported flood-related injuries or casualties at this time. First responders still looking for 2 people reported in floodwaters. TCAlert
Travis County E.S. Travis County E.S. 2 hours 
STAR Flight did not find 2 people in flood water at Hwy 812 and SH 130. Austin Fire and Police are assisting with the search. TCAlert
At 4 a.m., 371 outages affecting 10,100 members. 12 crews, 30 linemen working to restore power to areas we can reach. Flooding major issue.
NWS San Antonio NWS San Antonio 39 min 
4:25a - The Main focus for severe weather Friday will be east of a Georgetown to La Grange line.
4:25a - The Main focus for severe weather Friday will be east of a Georgetown to La Grange line.
NWS San Antonio NWS San Antonio 2 hours 
Flash Flood Warning including Cypress Mill TX, Pedernales Falls State Park TX, Johnson City TX until 4:00 AM CDT
Flash Flood Warning including Cypress Mill TX, Pedernales Falls State Park TX, Johnson City TX until 4:00 AM CDT
ATXfloods ATXfloods 2 hours 
About 150 low-water crossings currently closed in the Austin area. Check flooded road closures at atxfloods atxwx
Tony Plohetski Tony Plohetski 2 hours 
ESD 11 Chief Ken Bailey tells me two people swept away by water near 812 and 130. Star Flight and other crews searching.
Austin Statesman Austin Statesman 1 hour 
Flash flood warning in effect for parts of Travis, Hays counties until 6:15 a.m. atxweather
NWS San Antonio NWS San Antonio 41 min 
4:24a - Flash Flood Watch now goes through the day Friday for Counties east of I-35.
4:24a - Flash Flood Watch now goes through the day Friday for Counties east of I-35.
City of Buda, TX City of Buda, TX 44 min 
The EOC has closed. Evacuees from the Onion Creek Village Apartments were able to return home.
Austin Statesman Austin Statesman 2 hours 
Officials searching for 2 swept away by water in SE Travis atxwx atxfloods