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WGUS44 KCRP 091326
FLWCRP
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
826 AM CDT Tue Oct 9 2018

...The National Weather Service in Corpus Christi has issued a Flood
   Warning for the following river in Texas...

   Nueces River at Cotulla affecting La Salle County

.Recent or anticipated heavy rainfall over the aforementioned
river basins will result in river rises above flood stage
during the next few days.

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 and predicted rainfall. If actual
rainfall varies from forecast values, forecast river stages
will vary accordingly.

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

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TXC283-100725-
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/COTT2.2.ER.181014T0600Z.181014T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
826 AM CDT Tue Oct 9 2018

The National Weather Service in Corpus Christi has issued a

* Flood Warning for the Nueces River at Cotulla.
* from late Saturday night until further notice, or until the
  warning is cancelled.
* At 8 AM Tuesday, the stage was 8.6 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast: Rise above flood stage late Saturday night, reaching
  17.3 feet Monday morning, with additional rises possible
  thereafter.
* At 17.0 feet, major lowland flooding above Cotulla to below
  Tilden. Irrigation equipment, oil well pump jacks, tank
  batteries, hunting cabins, and livestock are cut off in wide
  areas of the flood plain.

&&

 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

Nueces River
  Cotulla              15   8.6 Tue  8 AM   8.5  8.5  9.2 13.5 15.4

&&

LAT...LON 2859 9940 2818 9894 2817 9880 2807 9880
      2808 9906 2841 9939

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