Flooding advisory issued for NW Willacy County

MGN Online

HARLINGEN — A small-stream flood advisory has been issued for northwestern Willacy County.

The National Weather Service in Brownsville says radar in the early afternoon indicated heavy rain from thunderstorms occurring over much of the area some nine miles north of Raymondville. The thunderstorms were moving off to the northeast.

Overflowing in poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory area.

Locations that may experience flooding this afternoon include Port Mansfield, Sarita and Yturria.