River Statement
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FGUS84 KCRP 161538
RVSCRP
TXC479-170638-

HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
938 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017

...Notable but below river flood levels expected on
   the Rio Grande...

For the Rio Grande At Columbia Bridge.
* Latest Stage: 12.2 feet, or 3.7 meters at 9 AM Monday.
* Flood Stage:  18.0 feet, or 5.5 meters.
* Bankfull Stage: 16.0 feet, or 4.9 meters.
* Caution Stage:  10.0 feet, or 3.0 meters.
* Forecast: No flooding is expected, with the river to remain near
  steady at 12.2 feet, or 3.7 meters, through Saturday.

For the Rio Grande At Laredo.
* Latest Stage: 6.8 feet, or 2.1 meters at 9 AM Monday.
* Flood Stage:  8.0 feet, or 2.4 meters.
* Bankfull and Caution Stage: 7.0 feet, or 2.1 meters.
* Forecast: No flooding is expected, with the river to remain near
  steady at 6.8 feet, or 2.1 meters, through Saturday. This is the
  last forecast for this event.

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.

&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:

                      FLD LATEST               FORECAST 6 AM LST
LOCATION              STG  STG  DAY  TIME   Tue  Wed  Thu  Fri  Sat

Rio Grande
  Columbia Bridge      18  12.2 Mon  9 AM  12.2 12.2 12.2 12.2 12.2
  Laredo                8   6.8 Mon  9 AM   6.8  6.8  6.8  6.8  6.8

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