Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
458 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

...The National Weather Service in Austin/San Antonio has issued
 a flood warning for the...

  South Fork San Gabriel River

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 rainfall along with
predicted rain for the next 12 hours. If actual rainfall varies
from forecast values, forecast river stages will vary.

Do not drive automobiles through flooded areas. Remember, 18 inches
of water or less can carry away most vehicles, including trucks.

If you see flood waters or come upon a flooded roadway, remember
to turn around and do not drown.

For the latest river stages and forecasts visit our web page at
www.srh.noaa.gov/ewx.

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458 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The flood warning continues for the South Fork San Gabriel River At Georgetown.
* until Tuesday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  4:15 PM Monday the stage was 4.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river level will rise to around 13.6 feet by early Monday evening.
* Impact...At 9.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding reaches low areas of the flood
  plain with no significant damage. Lowest areas of the city park downtown are
  flooded..

&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:
                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 7AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat
 Georgetown          5    9    4.6   Mon 04 PM   6.3   3.9   3.8   3.6   3.4


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LAT...LON 3059 9777 3065 9778 3070 9760 3070 9740
      3064 9737 3062 9760

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