Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON, TX
936 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015


A river flood warning remains in effect for the Brazos River...Navasota River...
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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936 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trinity River Near Crockett
* until Monday morning...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0915 PM Friday the stage was 41.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 41.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to slowly fall to below flood stage late
  Sunday night or early Monday morning.
* At 41.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding begins creating  problems for cattle
  ranches and prison farms. Cattle should be removed from low areas with several
  ranches required to evacuate livestock from bottom land.

&&

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



&&


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

Trinity River
  Crockett             41    41.9   Fri 09 PM     41.5   41.0   40.2   39.5

$$

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936 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trinity River Near Riverside
* until further notice...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0833 PM Friday the stage was 136.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 134.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain nearly steady around 136.4 feet through
  Monday evening then begin falling.
* At 136.0 feet...The lowest homes in the Greenrich Shores Subdivision are
  flooded and Thomas Lake Road is threatened. 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



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

Trinity River
  Riverside           134   136.4   Fri 09 PM    136.4  136.4  136.4  136.2

$$

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936 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trinity River In Liberty
* until further notice...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0815 PM Friday the stage was 29.1 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is now expected to remain around 29.2 feet through
  Wednesday.
* 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     Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue

Trinity River
  Liberty              26    29.1   Fri 08 PM     29.2   29.2   29.2   29.2

$$

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936 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trinity River Near Moss Bluff
* until further notice...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0830 PM Friday the stage was 14.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Record flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.2 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.4 feet by Tuesday
  evening.
* At 15.2 feet...Moderate lowland flooding begins in the vicinity of the gage.

&&

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



&&


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

Trinity River
  Moss Bluff           12    14.2   Fri 08 PM     14.8   15.2   15.3   15.4

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936 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...Flood Warning extended until late Saturday night...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Brazos River near Rosharon
* until late Saturday night...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0901 PM Friday the stage was 44.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 43.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to crest around 44 feet this evening then
  should fall to below flood stage by tomorrow early afternoon.
* At 43.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding begins in vicinity of gage as flow
  escapes the main channel.

&&

LAT...LON 2943 9549 2932 9552 2919 9552 2919 9563 2932 9566 2943 9561



&&


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

Brazos River
  Rosharon             43    44.0   Fri 09 PM     42.4   37.8   34.2   33.1

$$

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936 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Navasota River Near Normangee
* until Saturday afternoon...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0900 PM Friday the stage was 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is cresting now and a very slow fall to below
  flood stage is expected to begin tonight.
* At 15.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding begins as water escapes the main channel
  and inundates the flood plain.

&&

LAT...LON 3111 9622 3097 9619 3087 9614 3087 9624 3097 9629 3111 9633



&&


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

Navasota River
  Normangee            15    15.0   Fri 09 PM     14.7   14.4   13.9   13.2




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