Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
124 PM CST MON FEB 20 2017

...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Texas...

  San Antonio River near Floresville Affecting Karnes and Wilson Counties

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

  San Antonio River Near Elmendorf Affecting Bexar and Wilson 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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124 PM CST MON FEB 20 2017

 The flood warning continues for
  the San Antonio River Near Elmendorf.
* At 12:30 PM Monday the stage was 36.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by after
  midnight tomorrow.
* Impact...At 35.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding inundates crop and pastureland
  below San Antonio to below Floresville..

&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:
                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 7AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat
 Elmendorf          33   35   36.5   Mon 12 PM  33.4  20.8  16.0  14.9  14.3


&&

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

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124 PM CST MON FEB 20 2017

The flood warning is cancelled for
  the San Antonio River near Floresville.
* At  1:00 PM Monday the stage was 8.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will crest below flood stage at 24.2 feet tomorrow early
  afternoon.


&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:
                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 7AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat
 Floresville        21   27    8.2   Mon 01 PM  23.5  22.6  11.9   9.5   8.6


&&

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


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