Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON, TX
1034 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016


A river flood warning remains in effect for the 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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1034 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trinity River Near Riverside...
* until the warning is canceled.
* At 0930 AM Thursday...the stage was 134.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 133.5 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 134.9 feet by Sunday morning.
  Highly affected by Lake Livingston releases which have been increasing.
* At 135.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding continues as significant backwater up
  Thomas Lake floods the lowest areas in the Green Rich Shore Subdivision in
  Walker County with the boat ramp completely inundated. The lowest lying areas
  in the Deep River Plantation Subdivision and FM 980 northwest of Riverside are
  threatened.

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LAT...LON 3097 9584 3096 9562 3093 9528 3082 9528 3087 9562 3088 9584

&&
                     Flood  Observed             Forecast 6 AM
Location             Stage  Stage   Day Time     Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon

Trinity River
  Riverside           134   134.6   Thu 09 AM    134.8  134.8  134.9  134.9

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1034 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trinity River Near Moss Bluff...
* until the warning is canceled.
* At 0930 AM Thursday...the stage was 12.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.2 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.0 feet Tuesday morning.
  More rainfall over the weekend is likely to generate additional rises.
* At 12.2 feet...Minor lowland flooding begins in the vicinity of the gage.

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LAT...LON 2996 9470 2979 9466 2979 9479 2996 9487

&&
                     Flood  Observed             Forecast 6 AM
Location             Stage  Stage   Day Time     Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon

Trinity River
  Moss Bluff           12    12.6   Thu 09 AM     12.6   12.7   12.8   12.9

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