Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
407 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...

  Guadalupe River Near Cuero Affecting De Witt County

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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/CUET2.3.ER.150526T0540Z.150529T1200Z.150531T1512Z.NO/
407 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

 The flood warning continues for
  the Guadalupe River Near Cuero.
* At  3:30 PM Thursday the stage was 36.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 38.0 feet by tomorrow
  morning. The river will fall below flood stage late Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 38.0 feet...Major lowland flooding reaches tens of homes
  downstream near Thomaston in the River Oaks, River Haven and Cypress Valley
  subdivisions. Approaches to all bridges into Cuero close except Highway 87.
  The old CP&L plant floods and water reaches the transformer. Livestock are cut
  off and potenitally drowned..

&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:
                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 7AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Fri   Sat   Sun   Mon   Tue
 Cuero              19   24   36.7   Thu 03 PM  38.0  33.1  24.8  20.5  19.1


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LAT...LON 2909 9737 2912 9729 2906 9718 2899 9714
      2894 9720 2901 9724

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