Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
834 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...The National Weather Service in Austin/San Antonio has issued
 a flood warning for the...

  Nueces River

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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TXC463-251934-
/O.NEW.KEWX.FL.W.0051.150525T0319Z-150526T0040Z/
/UVLT2.1.ER.150525T0319Z.150525T0600Z.150525T1240Z.NO/
834 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

 The National Weather Service in Austin/San Antonio has issued a

* Flood Warning for the Nueces River Below Uvalde.
* until Monday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:30 PM Sunday the stage was 10.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river level will rise above flood stage Sunday evening and
  continue to rise to around 11.7 feet by early Monday morning. The river level
  will fall below flood stage on Monday.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...Overbank flow nine miles southwest of Uvalde reaches
  the Farm to market 481 bridge floor and approaches..
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 13.0 feet on Jul 2
  2002.

&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:


                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 6AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Mon   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri
 Uvalde             10   11   10.3   Sun 07 PM  11.1   7.5   6.1   5.5   5.0


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LAT...LON 2913 9994 2914 9985 2885 9974 2853 9967
      2848 9975 2880 9985

$$



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