Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
133 PM CST MON DEC 5 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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133 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

 The flood warning continues for
  the San Antonio River at Hwy 72 near Runge.
* At  1:15 PM Monday the stage was 28.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 33.2 feet by Tuesday
  morning. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday before midnight.


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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 72 nr Runge    22   27   28.9   Mon 01 PM  33.2  31.2  24.7  17.2  14.4


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


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