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
306 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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

  San Marcos River

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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306 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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

* Flood Warning for
  the San Marcos River below Luling.
* From Friday afternoon to Sunday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  2:45 AM Friday the stage was 16.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Friday afternoon and continue to rise
  to near 22.5 feet around midnight Saturday. The river will fall below flood
  stage by Saturday evening.
* Impact...At 24.0 feet...Moderate flooding in Palmetto State Park five miles
  below Luling inundates many park facilities and roads.
* Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 22.1 feet on Dec 28
  1994.

&&


Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:


                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 6AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    DAY TIME   Fri   Sat   Sun   Mon   Tue
  Luling            11   20   16.7   Fri  3 AM  16.5  21.0  19.0  16.4  14.1


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LAT...LON 2963 9775 2969 9768 2964 9755 2952 9746
      2950 9752 2956 9760

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