River Statement
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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FGUS84 KBRO 020144
RVSBRO
TXC061-030144-
HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
844 PM CDT MON JUN 1 2015

...This statement is for the following creek or river: Rio Grande River...

For the Rio Grande River Near San Benito.
*   Latest stage:    51.9 feet (15.8 meters) at 8 PM Monday.
*   Bankfull stage:  44.0 feet (13.4 meters).
*   Flood stage:     55.0 feet (16.8 meters).
*   Forecast:        No flooding is occurring. No flooding is forecast.
                     The maximum stage forecast is 54.0 feet (16.5 meters)
                     at 1 AM Thursday.
*   At 55.0 feet (16.8 meters), minor lowland flooding reaches into the
    lowest sections of the flood plain inside the levees with no significant
    damage.
*   This crest compares to a previous crest of 53.6 feet (16.3 meters) on Jul
    21 2010.

For the Rio Grande River At Lower Brownsville.
*   Latest stage:    22.3 feet (6.8 meters) at 8 PM Monday.
*   Bankfull stage:  24.0 feet (7.3 meters).
*   Flood stage:     27.0 feet (8.2 meters).
*   Forecast:        No flooding is occurring. No flooding is forecast.
                     The maximum stage forecast is 23.0 feet (7.0 meters)
                     at 1 AM Thursday.
*   At 24.0 feet (7.3 meters), the river exceeds the lowest sections of the
    banks inside the levees.

For the latest river stages and forecasts visit our web page at
WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/BRO. In the blue menu section on the left of the page...under
the "CURRENT WEATHER" submenu...click on "RIVERS/LAKES" which takes you to our
AHPS web page.

Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio and the National Weather Service in Brownsville
for later statements or warnings.

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Below are the latest river stages and crest forecasts




                      Bank  Flood  Latest            Forecast 6AM LST
 Location             Full  Stage  Stage  Day Time   Tue   Wed   Thu

Rio Grande River
  San Benito            44    55   51.9  Mon 08 PM  53.5  54.0  53.7
  Lower Brownsville     24    27   22.3  Mon 08 PM  22.6  23.0  22.9




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