Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON, TX
850 PM CDT MON MAY 2 2016


A river flood warning remains in effect for the East Fork San Jacinto...Menard
Creek...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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850 PM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trinity River Near Riverside
* until further notice...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0830 PM Monday the stage was 135.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 133.5 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 135.7 feet by after midnight
  tomorrow then begin falling.
* At 136.0 feet...Moderate lowland flooding begins in the vicinity of the gage.
  The lowest homes in the Green Rich Shores Subdivision are flooded and Thomas
  Lake Road is inundated and impassable. Low roads in the Deep River Plantation
  Subdivision are inundated. The lowest roads into properties off FM 980
  northwest of Riverside are inundated and the lowest buildings are threatened.

&&

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



&&


                     Flood  Observed             Forecast 6 PM
Location             Stage  Stage   Day Time     Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri

Trinity River
  Riverside           134   135.6   Mon 08 PM    135.7  135.4  135.0  134.6

$$

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850 PM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trinity River Near Goodrich
* until further notice...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0745 PM Monday the stage was 38.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 36.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 37.7 feet by .
* At 38.0 feet...Moderate lowland flooding begins.

&&

LAT...LON 3062 9503 3061 9495 3053 9477 3053 9489 3055 9503



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                     Flood  Observed             Forecast 6 PM
Location             Stage  Stage   Day Time     Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri

Trinity River
  Goodrich             36    38.2   Mon 08 PM     37.8   37.6   37.5   37.5

$$

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850 PM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trinity River In Liberty
* until further notice...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0815 PM Monday the stage was 28.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 29.5 feet by Thursday
  morning then begin falling.
* At 29.0 feet...Major lowland flooding begins as homes in several subdivisions
  above Liberty begin flooding. Extensive flooding over much of Liberty County
  can be expected with each incremental rise in the river.

&&

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



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                     Flood  Observed             Forecast 6 PM
Location             Stage  Stage   Day Time     Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri

Trinity River
  Liberty              26    28.6   Mon 08 PM     29.2   29.4   29.5   29.5

$$

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850 PM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trinity River Near Moss Bluff
* until further notice...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0830 PM Monday the stage was 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Record flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.2 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.3 feet by Friday evening.
  Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* At 15.2 feet...Moderate 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     Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri

Trinity River
  Moss Bluff           12    14.0   Mon 08 PM     14.3   14.6   15.1   15.3

$$

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850 PM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The East Fork San Jacinto Near New Caney
* until Wednesday morning...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0800 PM Monday the stage was 21.7 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 21.7 feet by tonight. The
  river will fall below flood stage tomorrow evening.
* At 21.7 feet...Water is over the lowest slab elevations buildings on the right
  downstream side near the gage and FM 1485 near the gage is closed.

&&

LAT...LON 3024 9515 3024 9504 3007 9510 3007 9520 3014 9517



&&


                     Flood  Observed             Forecast 6 PM
Location             Stage  Stage   Day Time     Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri

East Fork San Jacinto River
  New Caney            19    21.7   Mon 08 PM     19.1   16.9   15.3   12.7

$$

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850 PM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Menard Creek Near Rye
* until Tuesday afternoon...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0815 PM Monday the stage was 20.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by tomorrow
  late morning.
* At 20.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding begins as water escapes the main channel
  in the vicinity of the gage..

&&

LAT...LON 3056 9464 3042 9472 3044 9483 3053 9486 3049 9475 3056 9475



&&


                     Flood  Observed             Forecast 6 PM
Location             Stage  Stage   Day Time     Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri

Menard Creek
  Rye                  20    20.9   Mon 08 PM     19.9   19.4   17.8   16.5

$$




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