Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON, TX
949 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016


The river flood warning has been canceled for the Long King Creek...
Menard Creek...Navasota River...Trinity River.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Persons are urged to stay away from the river until water levels
recede.

Motorists should avoid any water covered roads and find an alternate
route.

Livestock and equipment should remain out of the flood plain for the
next few days.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather radio or other news sources for further
updates.

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949 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

...Flood Warning extended until further notice...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trinity River Near Crockett
* until further notice...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0845 PM Saturday the stage was 40.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to continue a steady rise to crest
  around 42 feet late this weekend.
* At 43.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding continues in the vicinity of
  the gage impacting ranching operations and prison farms. Livestock
  should be removed from low areas in the flood plain.


&&


                     Flood  Observed             Forecast 6 PM
Location             Stage  Stage   Day Time     Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed

Trinity River
  Crockett             41    40.8   Sat 09 PM     41.9   42.4   42.1   41.6

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949 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trinity River In Liberty
* until further notice...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0915 PM Saturday the stage was 27.3 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to continue a steady rise into
  major flood levels by the middle of the upcoming week.
* At 29.0 feet...Major lowland flooding begins as homes in several
  subdivisions above Liberty begin flooding. Extensive flooding over
  much of Liberty County can be expected with each incremental rise
  in the river.


&&


                     Flood  Observed             Forecast 6 PM
Location             Stage  Stage   Day Time     Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed

Trinity River
  Liberty              26    27.3   Sat 09 PM     28.4   29.0   29.2   29.2

$$

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949 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trinity River Near Moss Bluff
* until further notice...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0830 PM Saturday the stage was 13.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.2 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to continue a slow rise, remaining
  above flood stage into next week.
* At 15.2 feet...Moderate lowland flooding begins in the vicinity of
  the gage.


&&


                     Flood  Observed             Forecast 6 PM
Location             Stage  Stage   Day Time     Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed

Trinity River
  Moss Bluff           12    13.3   Sat 08 PM     13.4   13.7   14.0   14.3

$$

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949 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Menard Creek Near Rye
* from this evening to Tuesday morning...or until the warning is
  canceled.
* At 0915 PM Saturday the stage was 20.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast...The creek is expected to crest around 23 feet late on
  Sunday.
* At 23.0 feet...Moderate lowland flooding begins as low lying areas
  along the creek are inundated.



&&


                     Flood  Observed             Forecast 6 PM
Location             Stage  Stage   Day Time     Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed

Menard Creek
  Rye                  20    20.5   Sat 09 PM     22.6   20.8   17.0   15.0

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949 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

The Flood Warning is canceled for
  The Long King Creek At Livingston
* At 0830 PM Saturday the stage was 18.5 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at 20:13 PM Saturday.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast...The creek crested earlier today and fell below flood
  stage earlier this evening.
* At 19.0 feet...At levels above 19 feet minor lowland flooding
  begins as water escapes the main channel of the creek.



&&


                     Flood  Observed             Forecast 6 PM
Location             Stage  Stage   Day Time     Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed

Long King Creek
  Livingston           19    18.5   Sat 08 PM      4.5    3.6    3.4    3.2

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949 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

The Flood Warning is canceled for
  The Navasota River Near Normangee
* At 0900 PM Saturday the stage was 11.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above banks later tonight
  or early Sunday, and then crest early this week below flood stage.



&&


                     Flood  Observed             Forecast 6 PM
Location             Stage  Stage   Day Time     Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed

Navasota River
  Normangee            15    11.4   Sat 09 PM     14.0   14.4   14.5   13.8

$$




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