Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
303 PM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Texas...
  Medina River At Hwy 281 Affecting Bexar County

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...
  Medina River At Bandera Affecting Bandera County

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.

&&

TXC019-311200-
/O.EXT.KEWX.FL.W.0066.000000T0000Z-160531T1200Z/
/BDAT2.1.ER.160530T2300Z.160530T2300Z.160531T0000Z.NO/
303 PM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

 The flood warning continues for the Medina River At Bandera.
* At  2:45 PM Monday the stage was 12.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river level is expected to rise to around 13 feet early Monday
  evening.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding threatens the lowest RV trailer
  sites in Camp Jellystone just below the Highway 173 bridge in Bandera..

&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:
                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 7AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat
 Bandera            10   13   12.5   Mon 03 PM   9.7   8.6   8.2   7.8   7.5


&&

LAT...LON 2969 9908 2975 9908 2971 9893 2956 9891
      2954 9898 2967 9900

$$

TXC029-302033-
/O.CAN.KEWX.FL.W.0055.000000T0000Z-160531T1234Z/
/SAAT2.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
303 PM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

The flood warning is cancelled for the Medina River At Hwy 281.
* At  2:15 PM Monday the stage was 18.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river level crested at 19.64 feet at 9:00 AM Monday. It will continue
  falling...however a secondary rise is expected to begin on Wednesday.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding reaches the Farm to Market 1937
  bridge floor..

&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:
                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 7AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat
 Hwy 281            16   20   18.5   Mon 02 PM  16.7  13.2  16.3  17.9  17.2


&&

LAT...LON 2922 9857 2929 9857 2926 9835 2919 9838


$$

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