Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WGUS44 KCRP 220156
FLWCRP
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
856 PM CDT Sun May 21 2017

...The National Weather Service in Corpus Christi has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Texas...

  Rio Grande At Laredo affecting Webb County

.Recent or anticipated heavy rainfall over the aforementioned
river basins will result in river rises above flood stage
during the next few days.

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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TXC479-221956-
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/LDOT2.1.ER.170522T0052Z.170522T1200Z.170523T0900Z.NO/
856 PM CDT Sun May 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Corpus Christi has issued a

* Flood Warning for the Rio Grande At Laredo.
* until Tuesday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Sunday the stage was 8.3 feet, or 2.5 meters.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet, or 2.4 meters.
* Forecast: The river will continue rising to near 9.6 feet, or 2.9
  meters by tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage
  Tuesday morning.
* At 8.0 feet or 2.4 meters, minor lowland flooding occurs. Flow
  reaches the lower sections of the customs parking lot in Laredo.

&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:

                      FLD LATEST               FORECAST 6 AM LST
LOCATION              STG  STG  DAY  TIME   Mon  Tue  Wed  Thu  Fri

Rio Grande
  Laredo                8   8.3 Sun 08 PM   9.6  7.9  7.2  6.2  5.0

&&

LAT...LON 2762 9970 2768 9962 2754 9945 2729 9941
      2721 9953 2751 9957

$$

TJC



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