Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
107 PM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

  Cibolo Creek at Sutherland Springs Affecting Karnes and Wilson Counties
  Cibolo Creek Near Falls City Affecting Karnes County
  San Antonio River Near Elmendorf Affecting Bexar and Wilson Counties
  San Antonio River near Floresville Affecting Karnes and Wilson Counties
  San Antonio River at Hwy 72 nr Runge Affecting Goliad and Karnes Counties

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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107 PM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

 The flood warning continues for
  the Cibolo Creek at Sutherland Springs.
* At 12:15 PM Sunday the stage was 27.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by Tuesday
  morning.


&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:
                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 7AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Mon   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri
 Sutherland Sprin   17   21   27.0   Sun 12 PM  23.8  20.5  14.6  11.1   9.0


&&

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


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107 PM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

 The flood warning continues for
  the Cibolo Creek Near Falls City.
* At 12:15 PM Sunday the stage was 12.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and continue to rise
  to near 21.5 feet by tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage
  by Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 21.0 feet...Livestock are cut off and potentially drowned in low
  areas below Stockdale to below Panna Maria. Lower areas of Goliad State Park
  downstream flood..

&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:
                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 7AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Mon   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri
 Falls City          6   17   12.0   Sun 12 PM  21.5  17.4  10.3   5.7   3.6


&&

LAT...LON 2903 9798 2908 9791 2894 9780 2892 9790


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107 PM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

 The flood warning continues for
  the San Antonio River Near Elmendorf.
* At 12:30 PM Sunday the stage was 40.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage after
  midnight 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   Mon   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri
 Elmendorf          33   35   40.3   Sun 12 PM  34.0  28.2  17.3  15.5  15.0


&&

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

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107 PM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

 The flood warning continues for
  the San Antonio River near Floresville.
* At  1:00 PM Sunday the stage was 30.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 35.4 feet by tomorrow
  morning. The river will fall below flood stage late Tuesday morning.


&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:
                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 7AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Mon   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri
 Floresville        21   27   30.8   Sun  1 PM  35.4  28.1  20.8  13.5  11.7


&&

LAT...LON 2911 9820 2918 9813 2899 9803 2893 9811


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107 PM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

 The flood warning continues for
  the San Antonio River at Hwy 72 nr Runge.
* At 12:15 PM Sunday the stage was 12.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by early Tuesday morning and continue to
  rise to near 30.4 feet by early Wednesday morning. The river will fall below
  flood stage by Wednesday before midnight.
* Impact...At 31.0 feet...Flooding spreads across the wide flood plain upstream
  and downstream. No structures are threatened. Livestock and farm equipemnt
  will need to removed from the floodplain..

&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:
                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 7AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Mon   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri
 Hwy 72 nr Runge    22   27   12.8   Sun 12 PM  19.0  28.8  29.9  24.6  19.5


&&

LAT...LON 2883 9779 2890 9772 2876 9764 2872 9770


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