Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON, TX
830 PM 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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830 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trinity River Near Crockett
* until Sunday evening...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0816 PM Thursday the stage was 39.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
* At 41.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding begins in the vicinity of the gage
  creating problems for cattle ranches and prison farms. Livestock may need to
  be removed from low areas in the flood plain.

&&

LAT...LON 3150 9569 3133 9560 3109 9571 3109 9582 3133 9572 3150 9580



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

Trinity River
  Crockett             41    39.8   Thu 08 PM     40.4   41.0   40.4   39.8

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830 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trinity River Near Riverside
* until further notice...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0730 PM Thursday the stage was 134.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 133.5 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 134.7 feet.
* 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.

&&

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



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

Trinity River
  Riverside           134   134.8   Thu 07 PM    134.7  134.7  134.7  134.6

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830 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trinity River In Liberty
* until further notice...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0715 PM Thursday the stage was 26.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 27.5 feet by Monday evening
  then begin falling.
* At 27.0 feet...Moderate lowland flooding begins as roads into several outlying
  communities above Liberty are closed with residents in 5 or 6 subdivisions cut
  off if not evacuated.

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LAT...LON 3027 9475 2996 9470 2996 9487 3027 9489



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

Trinity River
  Liberty              26    26.3   Thu 07 PM     27.1   27.4   27.4   27.5

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830 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trinity River Near Moss Bluff
* until further notice...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0731 PM 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 13.1 feet by Monday morning.
  Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* At 12.2 feet...Minor lowland flooding begins in the vicinity of the gage.

&&

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



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

Trinity River
  Moss Bluff           12    12.6   Thu 08 PM     12.6   12.8   13.0   13.1

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