Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
1153 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

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

  Barton Creek At Barton Ck Loop 360 AFFECTING Travis County

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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TXC453-250612-
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/ABTT2.3.ER.150524T1023Z.150524T1435Z.150524T1812Z.NO/
1153 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

 The flood warning continues for
  the Barton Creek At Barton Ck Loop 360.
* At 11:00 AM Sunday the stage was 11.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...the river will continue to fall...and will fall to below flood stage by this
  afternoon.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Major flooding puts flow overbanks in Barton Springs
  Pool downstream. Roads and low bridges are very dangerous above Loop 360 to
  the Colorado River..

&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:
                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 7AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Mon   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri
 Barton Ck Loop 3    8    8   11.7   Sun 11 AM   4.7   4.6   4.4   4.2   4.0


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LAT...LON 3028 9788 3031 9785 3027 9781 3028 9778
      3025 9774 3022 9781

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