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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
1013 PM CST MON FEB 20 2017

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

  San Antonio River Near Elmendorf Affecting Bexar and Wilson 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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TXC029-493-212213-
/O.EXT.KEWX.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170222T0325Z/
/ELMT2.1.ER.170220T1325Z.170220T1645Z.170221T1525Z.NO/
1013 PM CST MON FEB 20 2017

 The flood warning continues for
  the San Antonio River Near Elmendorf.
* At  9:30 PM Monday the stage was 35.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will remain steady near 35.8 feet before dropping below
  flood stage by 10 AM Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 35.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding inundates crop and pastureland
  below San Antonio to below Floresville..

&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:


                    BF  FLD  Observed            Forecast 7AM
Location           STG  STG    STG    Day Time   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat
 Elmendorf          33   35   35.8   Mon 09 PM  35.8  21.9  16.6  15.1  14.5


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LAT...LON 2919 9838 2926 9835 2924 9821 2918 9813
      2911 9820 2918 9826

$$

BMW




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