Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WGUS84 KCRP 280150
FLSCRP
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
850 PM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016

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

  Atascosa River At Whitsett affecting Live Oak County

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

  Nueces River At Cotulla affecting La Salle County

.Recent rainfall over the area will keep the aforementioned
river above flood stage for the next few days.

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

&&

TXC283-281950-
/O.EXT.KCRP.FL.W.0030.161001T2100Z-000000T0000Z/
/COTT2.2.ER.161001T2100Z.161003T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
850 PM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016

The Flood Warning continues for the Nueces River At Cotulla.
* From Saturday afternoon until further notice...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 4.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast: Rise above flood stage by Saturday afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 16.4 feet by Sunday evening. The river
  is then expected to remain above moderate flood levels until
  further notice.
* At 17.0 feet Major lowland flooding above Cotulla to below Tilden.
  Irrigation equipment, oil well pump jacks and tank batteries, hunting
  cabins and livestock cut off in wide areas of the flood plain.

&&

 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
  Cotulla              15   4.0 Tue 08 PM   4.3  4.5  9.9 13.9 16.1

&&

LAT...LON 2859 9940 2818 9894 2817 9880 2807 9880
      2808 9906 2841 9939

$$

TXC297-280220-
/O.CAN.KCRP.FL.W.0029.000000T0000Z-160928T1225Z/
/WTTT2.1.ER.160927T0824Z.160927T1415Z.160927T2027Z.NO/
850 PM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016

The Flood Warning is cancelled for the Atascosa River At Whitsett.
* At 8:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 18.7 feet.
* No flooding is forecast.
* Fell below flood stage at 3:27 PM Tuesday.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast: The river will continue to fall. This is the last
  forecast for this event.
* At 20.0 feet Minor lowland flooding reaches the lowest areas of
  crop and pastureland.

&&

 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

Atascosa River
  Whitsett             20  18.7 Tue 08 PM  14.6  4.1  2.6  2.4  2.1

&&

LAT...LON 2861 9834 2869 9824 2861 9818 2849 9814
      2849 9824 2856 9826

$$

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