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
833 PM CDT Mon Sep 25 2017

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

  Rio Grande

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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TXC465-261933-
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833 PM CDT Mon Sep 25 2017

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

* Flood Warning for
  the Rio Grande At Del Rio.
* from Tuesday morning to late Tuesday night...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  8:15 PM Monday the stage was 3.8 feet (1.2 meters).
* Flood stage is 4.5 feet (1.4 meters).
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and continue to rise to
  near 4.6 feet (1.4 meters) by tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood
  stage by tomorrow early afternoon.
* Impact...At 4.7 feet...(1.4 meters), Moderate lowland flooding reaches the
  slab elevation of the lowest homes in the Vega Verde subdivision below Amistad
  Dam and cuts behind the lowest residential areas cutting them off..

&&


Below are the latest river stages and forecasts (feet):
                    BF  FLD  Observed           Forecast 7AM (FT)
Location           STG  STG    STG   Day Time   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat
 Del Rio             4    4    3.8   Mon 08 PM   4.6   1.7   1.6   1.6   1.7


Below are the latest river stages and forecasts (meters):
                    BF  FLD  Observed           Forecast 7AM (M)
Location           STG  STG    STG   Day Time   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat
 Del Rio             1    1    1.2   Mon 08 PM   1.4   0.5   0.5   0.5   0.5


&&

LAT...LON 2943 10112 2946 10102 2911 10063 2879 10048
      2878 10059 2908 10072

$$




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