Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WGUS84 KCRP 222006
FLSCRP
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
306 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

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

  Nueces River At Cotulla affecting La Salle County

.Recent rainfall over the area will keep the aforementioned
rivers above flood stage for the next several days.

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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TXC283-231406-
/O.EXT.KCRP.FL.W.0043.000000T0000Z-150527T2048Z/
/COTT2.3.ER.150521T1907Z.150523T1200Z.150527T0448Z.NO/
306 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Nueces River at Cotulla.
* until Wednesday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  2:16 PM Friday the stage was 18.4 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast:  The river will continue rising to near 19.5 feet by
  tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday
  before midnight.

* At 18.0 feet Major widespread lowland flooding occurs, and many
cattle have to be evacuated..


&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:


                      FLD LATEST               FORECAST 6 AM LST
LOCATION              STG  STG  DAY  TIME   Sat  Sun  Mon  Tue  Wed

Nueces River
  Cotulla              15  18.4 Fri 02 PM  19.5 18.7 17.2 16.0 14.6


&&


LAT...LON 2859 9940 2818 9894 2817 9880 2807 9880
      2808 9906 2841 9939



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