Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WGUS84 KCRP 290128
FLSCRP
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
828 PM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Texas...

  Nueces River At Cotulla affecting La Salle County

.Recent rainfall over the area will keep the aforementioned
river above flood stage for the next few days.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio, local TV and radio
stations, or cable TV outlets, for the latest weather
information, as additional rainfall could affect crest
forecasts.

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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TXC283-291928-
/O.EXT.KCRP.FL.W.0030.161001T2100Z-000000T0000Z/
/COTT2.2.ER.161001T2100Z.161003T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
828 PM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for the Nueces River At Cotulla.
* From Saturday afternoon until further notice...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 4.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast: Rise above flood stage by Saturday afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 16.9 feet by early Monday morning.
  The river is then expected to remain above moderate flood
  levels until further notice.
* At 17.0 feet Major lowland flooding above Cotulla to below Tilden.
  Irrigation equipment, oil well pump jacks and tank batteries, hunting
  cabins and livestock cut off in wide areas of the flood plain.

&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:

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

Nueces River
  Cotulla              15   4.0 Wed 08 PM   4.5  9.8 13.9 16.4 16.8

&&

LAT...LON 2859 9940 2818 9894 2817 9880 2807 9880
      2808 9906 2841 9939

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