The websiteATXfloods.comshows where low water crossings are closed throughout the Central Texas region.
During severe weather, roads may become dangerous before the information is posted on this page. Always use caution when traveling in severe weather. When you come to a flooded road, do not attempt to cross it — Turn Around Don’t Drown!
It only takes 6 inches of water to knock a person off their feet and 2 feet of water can carry your car away.Neverdrive into a flooded roadway; the depth of the water can be very misleading and deadly in the dark.
If you live near, or drive through a low water crossing on a frequent basis, you should plan alternate routes around the crossing. If a crossing stands between you and your home, find a safe place to wait it out.