River Statement
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FGUS84 KCRP 300216
RVSCRP
TXC479-301716-

HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
916 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

...Notable but below river flood levels expected on
   the Rio Grande...

For the Rio Grande At Columbia Bridge.
* Latest Stage: 7.7 feet, or 2.3 meters at 8 PM Wednesday.
* Flood Stage: 18.0 feet, or 5.5 meters.
* Bankfull Stage: 16.0 feet, or 4.9 meters.
* Caution Stage: 10.0 feet, or 3.0 meters.
* Forecast: No flooding is expected, with the river forecast to
  rise above caution stage late Saturday morning and continue to
  rise to around 11.8 feet, or 3.6 meters by Monday morning. The
  river will remain above caution stage until further notice due
  to increased releases on Lake Amistad.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio, local TV and radio
stations, or cable TV outlets, for the latest weather
information, as additional rainfall could affect crest
forecasts.

&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:

                      FLD LATEST               FORECAST 6 AM LST
LOCATION              STG  STG  DAY  TIME   Thu  Fri  Sat  Sun  Mon

Rio Grande
  Columbia Bridge      18   7.7 Wed 08 PM   7.6  7.6  9.3 11.5 11.8

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