Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WGUS44 KCRP 251414
FLWCRP
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
914 AM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

...Forecast flooding changed from Moderate to Major severity for the
following rivers in Texas...
  San Antonio River At Goliad affecting Calhoun...Goliad...Refugio
  and Victoria Counties

.Recent heavy rainfall over the San Antonio River basin will result
in brief major flooding near Goliad.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

All persons with interests along the river should monitor
the latest forecasts, and be prepared to take necessary
precautions to protect life and property. River stage forecasts
are based on observed and predicted rainfall. If actual
rainfall varies from forecast values, forecast river stages
will vary accordingly.

For the latest river stages and forecasts visit our AHPS page at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=crp

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914 AM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

...Forecast flooding increased from Moderate to Major severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 the San Antonio River At Goliad.
* until Saturday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:00 AM Thursday the stage was 34.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast:  The river will continue rising to near 35.2 feet by this
  evening. The river will fall below flood stage tomorrow late
  evening.

* At 35.0 feet Major lowland flooding occurs. Roads, many camp sites,
RV and temporary shelter sites in Goliad State Park flood. Hundreds
of livestock downstream in the flood plain are cut off and
potentially drown.

&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:


                      FLD LATEST               FORECAST 6 AM LST
LOCATION              STG  STG  DAY  TIME   Fri  Sat  Sun  Mon  Tue

San Antonio River
  Goliad               25  34.2 Thu 09 AM  30.6 21.4 11.1  8.2  8.2


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LAT...LON 2871 9772 2878 9762 2855 9690 2848 9692
      2863 9759

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