Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
817 AM CST THU DEC 8 2016

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...

  San Antonio River at Hwy 72 nr Runge Affecting Goliad AND Karnes COUNTIES
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.

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817 AM CST THU DEC 8 2016

 The flood warning continues for
  the San Antonio River at Hwy 72 nr Runge.
* At 7:15 AM Thursday the stage was 31.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage tonight.
* Impact...At 31.0 feet...Flooding spreads across the wide flood plain upstream
  and downstream. No structures are threatened. Livestock and farm equipemnt
  will need to removed from the floodplain..

&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:
                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 7AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Fri   Sat   Sun   Mon   Tue
 Hwy 72 nr Runge    22   27   31.7   Thu 07 AM  20.4  16.0  14.8  14.2  13.6

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LAT...LON 2883 9779 2890 9772 2876 9764 2872 9770


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