Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WGUS84 KCRP 171321
FLSCRP
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
821 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
   Texas...

   Nueces River At Calallen affecting Nueces and San Patricio Counties

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...

   Nueces River Near Bluntzer affecting Jim Wells...Nueces and San
   Patricio Counties

.A past rainfall event upstream of the area will keep the
 aforementioned river above flood stage through today.
 These river forecasts are based on forecast rainfall over the
 area, and are subject to change with rainfall forecasts.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

For the latest river stages and forecasts visit our AHPS page at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=crp

&&

TXC249-355-409-180721-
/O.EXT.KCRP.FL.W.0038.000000T0000Z-171018T1640Z/
/CBVT2.2.ER.171012T2116Z.171016T1115Z.171018T0040Z.NO/
821 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

The Flood Warning continues for the Nueces River Near Bluntzer.
* until Wednesday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 20.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast: With releases being reduced at Lake Corpus Christi, the
  river will continue to fall and is expected to go below flood stage
  by this evening.

* At 21.0 feet Moderate lowland flooding occurs on the right bank.
This peak flow will flood homes downstream near Calallen.

&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:

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

Nueces River
  Bluntzer             18  20.4 Tue 07 AM  16.2 14.7 13.9 13.7 13.8

&&

LAT...LON 2799 9787 2802 9775 2797 9775 2794 9768
      2787 9776 2792 9783

$$

TXC355-409-171351-
/O.CAN.KCRP.FL.W.0039.000000T0000Z-171018T2200Z/
/CAAT2.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
821 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for the Nueces River At Calallen.
* At  7:30 AM Tuesday the stage was 7.0 feet.
* No flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast: With releases being reduced at Lake Corpus Christi, the
  river crested just below flood stage of 7.0 feet and will begin to
  fall, but will remain above caution stage for the next few days.

* At 7.0 feet Minor lowland flooding occurs. The flow above Calallen
impacts residential areas in the following subdivisions, Sandy
Hallow, Los Dos Palomas, Los Escondido, and along Oak Lane in Rio
Encinos. Roads in some of the lowest residential areas near Calallen
are threatened, including the subdivisions of County Road 73 in
Riverside Addition 1 and 2, Riverside Annex, Twin Lakes, Riverside
Acres and homes in the Nueces River Estates and Lindgreen Estates.
Flow gets into the lowest areas of Labonte Park .

&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:

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

Nueces River
  Calallen              7   7.0 Tue 07 AM   6.7  6.1  5.8  5.6  5.5

&&

LAT...LON 2787 9776 2794 9768 2787 9756 2784 9750
      2781 9755

$$

KW



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