Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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FLWEWX
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
1059 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED
 A FLOOD WARNING FOR...

  ONION CREEK

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.

&&

TXC453-231935-
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/ATIT2.1.ER.141123T0500Z.141123T0600Z.141123T0735Z.NO/
1059 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR ONION CREEK AT HWY 183.
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:50 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.7 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 17.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER LEVEL WILL RISE TO CREST NEAR 19 FEET BY 12 AM SUNDAY.
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...FLOW EXCEEDS LOWEST SECTIONS OF THE BANKS. LOW STREET
  CROSSINGS AND BRIDGES ARE THREATENED..
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 19.8 FEET ON JUN 4
  1987.

&&

BELOW ARE THE LATEST RIVER STAGES AND FORECASTS:

                    BF  FLD  OBSERVED            FORECAST 6AM
LOCATION           STG  STG    STG    DAY TIME   SUN   MON   TUE   WED   THU
 HWY 183            15   17   16.7   SAT 11 PM  12.0   4.9   4.6   4.7   4.7

&&

LAT...LON 3012 9781 3018 9779 3023 9759 3019 9753

$$




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