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
933 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

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

  Plum Creek...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.

&&

TXC055-177-262033-
/O.EXT.KEWX.FL.W.0057.150526T0427Z-150527T1408Z/
/LULT2.3.ER.150526T0427Z.150526T1200Z.150527T0208Z.NO/
933 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

...Forecast flooding INCREASED from Moderate to Major severity...
The flood warning continues for the Plum Creek near Luling.
* until Wednesday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:00 PM Monday the stage was 21.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river level will rise to near 26.0 feet by Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Major flooding, flow in Plum Creek is seventy five to
  one hundred yards wide in most areas with many secondary roads and low bridges
  flooded. Livestock in low areas of the flood plain may be cut off and
  drowned..
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 26.5 feet on Jun 4
  1987.

&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:


                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 6AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat
 Luling             20   23   21.9   Mon 09 PM  26.0  20.6  14.1  10.4   8.0


&&

LAT...LON 2975 9765 2975 9756 2964 9755 2966 9763


$$

TXC123-262032-
/O.NEW.KEWX.FL.W.0062.150527T0036Z-150529T2248Z/
/WHOT2.2.ER.150527T0036Z.150528T0600Z.150529T1048Z.NO/
933 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

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

* Flood Warning for the Sandies Creek Near Westhoff.
* from Tuesday evening to Friday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:15 PM Monday the stage was 12.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river level will rise to near 23.5 feet by early Thursday morning.
  The river will fall below flood stage by Friday morning.
* Impact...At 24.0 feet...Major lowland flooding from the headwaters southeast
  of Seguin to the Guadalupe River confluence near Cuero. The flow is over one
  half mile wide. Livestock are cut off and potentially drowned in low areas of
  the flood plain. Roads and low bridges near the creek are flooded and
  impassable..
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 23.6 feet on Mar 15
  2007.

&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:


                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 6AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat
 Westhoff           12   21   12.4   Mon 09 PM  16.8  22.8  23.4  20.8  13.6


&&

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

$$



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