Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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WGUS84 KEWX 130115
815 PM CDT MON OCT 12 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...

  Nueces River Near Asherton Affecting Dimmit County

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


815 PM CDT MON OCT 12 2015

 The flood warning continues for
  the Nueces River Near Asherton.
* At  7:30 PM Monday the stage was 21.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 21.7 feet by tomorrow
  morning. The river will fall below flood stage tomorrow late evening.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding reaches into low lying areas of
  the flood plain. Livestock and equipment should be moved from vulnerable


Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:

                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 6AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat
 Asherton           18   20   21.1   Mon 07 PM  21.7  18.9  14.8   9.4   6.7


LAT...LON 2848 9975 2853 9967 2847 9939 2839 9939


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