Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON, TX
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
1101 AM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016


A river flood warning remains in effect for the Davidson Creek...
Middle Yegua Creek.

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.

&&

TXC051-477-240457-
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1101 AM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

...Flood Warning extended until this evening...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Davidson Creek near Lyons
* until this evening...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 1000 AM Tuesday the stage was 18.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Nonflood flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  late this morning.
* At 19.0 feet...Major lowland flooding begins with water up to the
  low steel of the FM 60 bridge. The channel is 3/4 miles wide in the
  vicinity of the gage.

&&

LAT...LON 3054 9664 3041 9649 3034 9641 3034 9651 3041 9665 3054 9674


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

Davidson Creek
  Lyons                16    18.6   Tue 10 AM   11.1    7.3    5.5    4.2

$$

TXC051-287-241600-
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1101 AM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Middle Yegua Creek NEAR Dime Box
* until Wednesday evening...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 1015 AM Tuesday the stage was 11.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow late morning.
* 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



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

Middle Yegua Creek
  Dime Box             10    11.5   Tue 10 AM   10.2    8.2    6.6   5.5

$$

GW



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