Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON, TX
904 AM CDT MON MAY 23 2016


A river flood warning remains in effect for the Middle Yegua Creek...San Bernard
River.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Persons are urged to stay away from the river until water levels recede.

Motorists should avoid any water covered roads and find an alternate route.

Livestock and equipment should remain out of the flood plain for the next few
days.



Stay tuned to NOAA Weather radio or other news sources for further updates.

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TXC051-287-241404-
/O.EXT.KHGX.FL.W.0130.000000T0000Z-160524T1800Z/
/DMYT2.1.ER.160519T1827Z.160521T0900Z.160524T0600Z.NO/
904 AM CDT MON MAY 23 2016

...Flood Warning extended until Tuesday afternoon...The Flood Warning continues
for
  The Middle Yegua Creek NEAR Dime Box
* until Tuesday afternoon...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0815 AM Monday the stage was 10.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 10.4 feet by this afternoon.
  The river will fall below flood stage after midnight tomorrow.
* At 10.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding begins as water spills into the flood
  plain in the vicintiy of the gage. FM 141 below the confluence with West Yegua
  Creek is threatened and backwater flooding up West Yegua and Turkey Creeks in
  Lee County is likely.

&&

LAT...LON 3039 9698 3038 9690 3036 9674 3027 9674 3029 9690 3030 9698



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                     Flood  Observed             Forecast 6 AM
Location             Stage  Stage   Day Time     Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri

Middle Yegua Creek
  Dime Box             10    10.4   Mon 08 AM      9.7    8.0    6.8    5.7

$$

TXC039-231434-
/O.CAN.KHGX.FL.W.0134.000000T0000Z-160524T0600Z/
/SWYT2.1.ER.160522T0812Z.160522T1300Z.160522T1748Z.NO/
904 AM CDT MON MAY 23 2016

The Flood Warning is canceled for
  The San Bernard River near Sweeny
* At 0800 AM Monday the stage was 13.2 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at 12:48 PM Sunday.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 12.1 feet by .

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LAT...LON 2913 9566 2902 9554 2888 9543 2888 9553 2902 9565 2913 9577



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                     Flood  Observed             Forecast 6 AM
Location             Stage  Stage   Day Time     Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri

San Bernard River
  Sweeny               16    13.2   Mon 08 AM     12.1   11.6   11.6   11.6

$$



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