The top video shows hail in Flatonia, Texas on Monday morning.

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Heavy rain moved into the Austin area Monday morning ahead of a cold front expected later this week.

A moderate Flood Advisory was issued for Travis County just before 7:30 a.m. Monday morning.

The advisory was extended into Bastrop, Williamson, and Lee Counties at 8:30 a.m. It expired at 11:30 a.m.

Between 1-2 inches of rain fell by 8 a.m., and minor flooding impacted low-lying areas and areas with poor drainage.

Some parts of Central Texas, including portions of Fayette County, saw hail during this morning’s rainfall.

Hail in Flatonia, Texas on Dec. 19, 2022. (Courtesy: Stephanie Steinhauser)
Hail in Flatonia, Texas on Dec. 19, 2022. (Courtesy: Stephanie Steinhauser)

Road closures

All low water crossings were reopened shortly after noon Monday. The following roads were closed earlier in the morning:

  • The crossing at 2573 Hoeke Lane near Posten Lane in southeast Austin was closed around 8:10 a.m. due to flooding.
  • Two crossings on Cameron Road near Parmer Lane were closed around 9:30 a.m. Warning lights were turned on and barricades were deployed.

Drivers are urged to continue using caution as roads may still be wet or covered with water. If roads are covered with water, remember: turn around, don’t drown.