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
213 PM CDT SUN MAR 22 2015

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

  Sandies Creek

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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213 PM CDT SUN MAR 22 2015

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

* Flood Warning for Sandies Creek Near Westhoff.
* From this afternoon until Monday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1:15 PM Sunday the stage was 20.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The creek will rise above flood stage this afternoon and continue
  to rise to near 21.4 feet by this evening. The river will fall below flood stage
  late tonight.
* Impact...At 21.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding from the headwaters southeast
  of Seguin to the Guadalupe River confluence near Cuero cuts off and
  potentially drowns livestock. The approaches to the Farm to Market 240 bridge
  three miles northeast of Westhoff flood..

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Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:
                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 7AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Mon   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri
 Westhoff           12   21   20.0    Sun 1 PM  20.1  16.4  10.2   5.7   5.1


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LAT...LON 2923 9749 2923 9742 2918 9734 2911 9733
      2909 9737 2914 9739

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