Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WGUS84 KCRP 240150
FLSCRP
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
850 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Texas...

  Nueces River At Mathis affecting Jim Wells...Live Oak...Nueces and
  San Patricio Counties

  Nueces River Near Bluntzer affecting Jim Wells...Nueces and San
  Patricio Counties

.Recent rainfall over the area will keep the aforementioned
river gages above flood stage for the next few days.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio, local TV and radio
stations, or cable TV outlets, for the latest weather
information, as additional rainfall could affect crest
forecasts.

For the latest river stages and forecasts visit our AHPS page at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=crp

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TXC249-297-355-409-241950-
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/MTBT2.3.ER.000000T0000Z.150522T1445Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
850 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Nueces River at Mathis.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 25.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast:  The river will remain near 25.9 feet.

* At 26.0 feet, moderate lowland flooding occurs. Many homes
downstream between Bluntzer and Calallan become flooded, with
residents possibly cut off for weeks.


&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:


                      FLD LATEST               FORECAST 6 AM LST
LOCATION              STG  STG  DAY  TIME   Sun  Mon  Tue  Wed  Thu

Nueces River
  Mathis               25  25.9 Sat 08 PM  25.9 25.9 25.9 25.9 25.9


&&


LAT...LON 2810 9794 2815 9786 2802 9775 2799 9787




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TXC249-355-409-241950-
/O.CON.KCRP.FL.W.0039.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CBVT2.3.ER.150517T2347Z.150523T0645Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
850 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Nueces River near Bluntzer.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 29.4 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast:  The river will continue to fall to a stage of 28.3 feet
  by Monday morning.

* At 31.0 feet, major lowland flooding occurs from near Blutzer to
Calallen. Widespread residential flooding likely will occur for
weeks. This includes homes in the following subdivisions: Sandy
Hallow, Los Dos Palomas, Los Escondido, and along Oak Lne in Rio
Encinos. Many secondary roads, primary roads, and low bridges are
flooded, with water possibly a few feet deep. Livestock are cut off
possibly for weeks and could drown.


&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:


                      FLD LATEST               FORECAST 6 AM LST
LOCATION              STG  STG  DAY  TIME   Sun  Mon  Tue  Wed  Thu

Nueces River
  Bluntzer             18  29.4 Sat 08 PM  29.1 28.3 27.7 27.2 27.0


&&


LAT...LON 2799 9787 2802 9775 2797 9775 2794 9768
      2787 9776 2792 9783



$$

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