Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
827 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

...The National Weather Service in Austin/San Antonio has issued
 a flood warning for the...

  Cibolo Creek...San Antonio River

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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827 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

 The National Weather Service in Austin/San Antonio has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Cibolo Creek at Sutherland Springs.
* from Sunday morning to Monday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:15 AM Saturday the stage was 6.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow late morning and continue to
  rise to near 21.4 feet by tomorrow early afternoon.The river will fall below
  flood stage by tomorrow evening.


&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:
                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 7AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Sun   Mon   Tue   Wed   Thu
 Sutherland Sprin   17   21    6.9   Sat  8 AM  20.6  17.7  12.8  10.1   8.2


&&

LAT...LON 2928 9810 2932 9803 2908 9791 2903 9798


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827 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

 The National Weather Service in Austin/San Antonio has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the San Antonio River Near Elmendorf.
* from this afternoon to Sunday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:30 AM Saturday the stage was 17.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to rise to
  near 38.1 feet by this evening.The river will fall below flood stage by
  tonight.
* Impact...At 39.0 feet...Moderate lowland flooding damages crops and floods
  pastureland below San Antonio to below Floresville. Secondary roads and low
  bridges, irrigation pumps, oil field pump jacks and tank batteries flood.
  Livestock are cut off in low areas..

&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:
                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 7AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Sun   Mon   Tue   Wed   Thu
 Elmendorf          33   35   17.0   Sat  7 AM  30.7  16.5  13.2  12.7  12.4


&&

LAT...LON 2919 9838 2926 9835 2924 9821 2918 9813
      2911 9820 2918 9826

$$



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