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Reward! Black Manx cat (no tail), shy, medium build, "Bear", missing since Oct. 22, we miss him so much! 210-635-7560.

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ON-CALL CRISIS POOL WORKERS NEEDED. Part-time positions are available for after hours “on-call” crisis workers to respond to mental health crisis for Wilson and Karnes Counties. Duties include crisis interventions, assessments, referrals to stabilization services, and referrals for involuntary treatment services according to the Texas Mental Health Laws. You must have at least a Bachelor’s Degree in psychology, sociology, social work, nursing, etc. On-call hours are from 5 p.m.-8 a.m. weekdays, weekends and holidays vary. If selected, you must attend required training and must be able to report to designated safe sites within 1 hour of request for assessment. Compensation is at a rate of $200 per week plus $100 per completed and submitted crisis assessment, and mileage. If interested call Camino Real Community Services, 210-357-0359.
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Flash Flood Watch issued May 25 at 9:01AM CDT until May 25 at 6:00PM CDT by NWS Austin-San Antonio -




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May 25, 2013, 9:27am
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Event: Flash Flood Watch

Effective: 09:01 AM CDT on 05/25/2013
Expires: 06:00 PM CDT on 05/25/2013

Alert: ...HEAVY RAIN PATTERN EXPECTED TO PRODUCE DANGEROUS FLASH FLOODING TODAY ACROSS THE EASTERN HALF OF SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS... .A WEAK AND NEARLY STATIONARY DISTURBANCE OVER CENTRAL TEXAS COMBINED WITH ABUNDANT TROPICAL MOISTURE WILL RESULT IN A DANGEROUS FLASH FLOOD THREAT TODAY FOR PARTS OF SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS. THE FLOOD POTENTIAL IS HIGHEST ALONG AND EAST OF A LLANO TO COMFORT TO JOURDANTON LINE...WHERE A FLASH FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN POSTED THROUGH 6 PM. SOILS FROM HEAVY RAINS FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT HAVE ALREADY BECOME SATURATED...AND ADDITIONAL EXPECTED RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 5 INCHES WILL LIKELY RESULT IN FLASH FLOODING. ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A * FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...ATASCOSA...BASTROP...BEXAR...BLANCO...BURNET... CALDWELL...COMAL...DEWITT...FAYETTE...GILLESPIE...GONZALES... GUADALUPE...HAYS...KARNES...KENDALL...LAVACA...LEE...LLANO... TRAVIS...WILLIAMSON AND WILSON. * UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING * EXPECTED HEAVY DOWNPOURS OF 2 TO 5 INCHES TODAY. * DUE TO SATURATED SOILS...ANY HEAVY DOWNPOURS THAT DEVELOP WILL QUICKLY PRODUCE RUNOFF AND A FLASH FLOOD THREAT. RIVER RISES HAVE ALREADY OCCURRED IN SOME LOCATIONS AND WILL BE PRONE TO ADDITIONAL RAPID RISES.

Instructions: A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS FLASH FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN OR NEAR THE WATCH AREA. IF YOU ARE IN THE WATCH AREA...PLAN NOW FOR WHAT YOU WILL DO IF FLASH FLOODING DEVELOPS. STAY INFORMED AND BE READY TO ACT IF YOU SEE FLOODING OR IF A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS ISSUED.
Target Area: Atascosa; Bastrop; Bexar; Blanco; Burnet; Caldwell; Comal; DeWitt; Fayette; Gillespie; Gonzales; Guadalupe; Hays; Karnes; Kendall; Lavaca; Lee; Llano; Travis; Williamson; Wilson
 

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William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
May 25, 2013 12:44pm
 
Karnes County Sheriff Dwayne Villanueva reported that U.S. 181 in the vicinity of Karnes City was closed but the roadway has been reopened to one lane. There also were reports of funnel clouds being spotted in the areas of Karnes ... More ›

 
William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
May 25, 2013 11:29am
 
TORNADO WARNING TXC123-255-251700- /O.NEW.KEWX.TO.W.0007.130525T1617Z-130525T1700Z/ BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED TORNADO WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX 1117 AM CDT SAT MAY 25 2013 THE ... More ›

 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
May 25, 2013 11:23am
 

 
William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
May 25, 2013 11:19am
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WARNING FOR THE... MEDINA RIVER...SALADO CREEK...SAN ANTONIO RIVER THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A * FLOOD WARNING FOR THE ... More ›

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