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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON, TX
702 AM CST WED FEB 22 2017

...The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a flood warning
for the following rivers...

  San Bernard River Near East Bernard affecting the following counties in
  Texas...Austin...Fort Bend...Wharton


For San Bernard River at East Bernard, Minor flooding is forecasted.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Persons are urged to stay away from the river until water levels recede.

Motorists should avoid any water covered roads and find an alternate route.

Livestock and equipment should remain out of the flood plain for the next few
days.



Stay tuned to NOAA Weather radio or other news sources for further updates.

&&

TXC015-157-481-230102-
/O.NEW.KHGX.FL.W.0021.170222T2000Z-170224T2100Z/
/EBBT2.1.ER.170222T2000Z.170223T0600Z.170224T0900Z.NO/
702 AM CST WED FEB 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The San Bernard River Near East Bernard.
* from this afternoon to Friday afternoon...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0600 AM Wednesday the stage was 16.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to rise to
  near 17.4 feet by after midnight tomorrow. The river will fall below flood
  stage by Friday morning.
* At 17.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding begins in the vicinity of the gage with
  minor roads along the river inundated.  Backwater flooding up Britt Branch and
  Bratcher Slough begins.

&&

LAT...LON 2970 9625 2970 9605 2940 9592 2940 9605
      2952 9611 2970 9625

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON, TX
951 PM CST TUE FEB 21 2017


A river flood warning remains in effect for the Lavaca River.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Persons are urged to stay away from the river until water levels recede.

Motorists should avoid any water covered roads and find an alternate route.

Livestock and equipment should remain out of the flood plain for the next few
days.



Stay tuned to NOAA Weather radio or other news sources for further updates.

&&

TXC239-230051-
/O.EXT.KHGX.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-170223T0051Z/
/EDNT2.1.ER.170221T1927Z.170222T0600Z.170222T1251Z.NO/
951 PM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Wednesday evening...The Flood Warning continues
for
  The Lavaca River Near Edna
* until Wednesday evening...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0915 PM Tuesday the stage was 21.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 21.9 feet by after midnight
  tomorrow. The river will fall below flood stage tomorrow morning.
* At 22.0 feet...Flooding along the Lavaca River reaches well into the lower
  flood plain backing up sloughs and low areas.

&&

LAT...LON 2908 9675 2908 9664 2886 9654 2886 9674



&&


                     Flood  Observed             Forecast 6 PM
Location             Stage  Stage   Day Time     Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat

Lavaca River
  Edna                 21    21.8   Tue 09 PM     16.8    8.7    7.9    7.5

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
731 PM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

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

  Guadalupe River Near Bloomington affecting Calhoun...Refugio and
  Victoria Counties

.Recent rainfall over the area will keep the aforementioned
rivers 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

&&

TXC057-391-469-221931-
/O.EXT.KCRP.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-170226T1645Z/
/DUPT2.1.ER.170221T1336Z.170225T0000Z.170226T0045Z.NO/
731 PM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for the Guadalupe River Near Bloomington.
* until Sunday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 20.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast: The river will continue rising to near 21.3 feet by
  early Saturday morning. The river will fall below flood stage
  Saturday evening.
* At 20.0 feet Minor lowland flooding occurs, with the flow reaching
  the right flood plain near the Invista Plant near Bloomington.
  Downstream above Highway 35, the flow escapes into the left flood
  plain cutting off the lowest homes.

&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:

                      FLD LATEST               FORECAST 6 AM LST
LOCATION              STG  STG  DAY  TIME   Wed  Thu  Fri  Sat  Sun

Guadalupe River
  Bloomington          20  20.2 Tue 07 PM  18.5 17.4 20.9 21.2 18.7

&&

LAT...LON 2869 9704 2869 9698 2867 9695 2857 9688
      2845 9680 2843 9685

$$

95/TJC

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