Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WGUS84 KCRP 262114
FLSCRP
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
414 PM CDT Tue Sep 26 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Texas...

   Rio Grande At Columbia Bridge affecting Webb County

.Recent and anticipated rainfall over the area will keep the
 aforementioned river above flood stage for the next few days.
 These river forecasts are based on forecast rainfall over the
 area, and are subject to change with rainfall forecasts.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio, local TV and radio
stations, or cable TV outlets, for the latest weather
information, as additional rainfall could affect crest
forecasts.

For the latest river stages and forecasts visit our AHPS page at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=crp

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TXC479-271514-
/O.EXT.KCRP.FL.W.0032.170927T1612Z-170929T1312Z/
/CBBT2.1.ER.170927T1612Z.170928T1200Z.170929T0712Z.NO/
414 PM CDT Tue Sep 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for the Rio Grande At Columbia Bridge.
* from Wednesday morning to Friday morning...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  3:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 13.4 feet, or 4.1 meters.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet...Or 5.5 meters.
* Forecast: The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by
  late Wednesday morning and continue to rise to near 22.6 feet,
  or 6.9 meters by Thursday morning.

* At 24.0 feet or 7.3 meters, moderate lowland flooding occurs, and
cuts off livestock, irrigation pumps, and equipment above eagle pass
to below Laredo. Autos and trucks flood in the customs and mall
parking lots downstream in Laredo.

&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:

                      FLD LATEST               FORECAST 6 AM LST
LOCATION              STG  STG  DAY  TIME   Wed  Thu  Fri  Sat  Sun

Rio Grande
  Columbia Bridge      18  13.4 Tue 03 PM  15.9 22.6 17.2 13.9 12.8

&&

LAT...LON 2819 10023 2820 10006 2768 9962 2762 9970
      2776 9991 2806 10007

$$

KW



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