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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON, TX
819 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015


A river flood warning remains in effect for the Colorado 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.

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TXC089-481-281319-
/O.EXT.KHGX.FL.W.0095.000000T0000Z-150530T0446Z/
/CBST2.2.ER.150526T1320Z.150528T1200Z.150529T1646Z.NO/
819 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Colorado River near Columbus
* until Friday evening...or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0715 AM Wednesday the stage was 37.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 34.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to crest 41 to 42 feet Friday morning.
* At 41.3 feet...Moderate lowland flooding continue with widespread inundation
  of the left flood plain. In past floods some homes near U.S. Highway 90 had up
  to 2 feet of water in them and FM 950 downstream from the gage was inundated
  and closed

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LAT...LON 2982 9672 2970 9648 2957 9636 2957 9647 2970 9659 2972 9672

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                     Flood  Observed             Forecast 6 AM
Location             Stage  Stage   Day Time     Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun

Colorado River
  Columbus             34    37.9   Wed  7 AM     42.1   37.1   24.5   19.5

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
507 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

TXZ163-164-176>179-195>198-200-210>212-214-226-235>238-281015-
AUSTIN-BRAZORIA-BRAZOS-BURLESON-CHAMBERS-COLORADO-GALVESTON-
GRIMES-HOUSTON-JACKSON-LIBERTY-MADISON-MATAGORDA-POLK-SAN JACINTO-
TRINITY-WALKER-WALLER-WASHINGTON-WHARTON-
507 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL PUSH ACROSS THE REGION THIS
MORNING... WITH HEAVY RAINFALL LEADING TO FLOODING CONCERNS. AFTER
THIS CLEARS THE REGION THIS MORNING... ISOLATED TO SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

AT THE BEACH...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AND ABOVE NORMAL SURF
HEIGHTS CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING. SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE REGION TUESDAY
THROUGH THURSDAY...BUT WILL PROBABLY BE SCATTERED IN NATURE
SIMILAR TO WHAT WE SEE IN THE SUMMER. RAIN CHANCES INCREASE AGAIN
HEADED INTO THE THE WEEKEND AS THE NEXT STORM SYSTEM MOVES INTO
THE PLAINS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUIRED. PLEASE SEND REPORT OF SEVERE
WEATHER AND FLASH FLOODING VIA TWITTER OR FACEBOOK AT NWSHOUSTON.

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