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Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:19 AM CDT on September 21, 2014

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on September 24, 2014


The Flood Warning continues for
the Rio Grande at Johnson Ranch.
* From Monday afternoon until further notice, or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 8am Sunday the stage was 11.9 feet (3.6 meters).
* Flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet (4.6 meters).
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow early afternoon and
continue to rise to near 16.4 feet (5.0 meters) by early Tuesday
morning.
* Impact... at 15.0 feet (4.6 meters), flood stage is reached.
Moderate lowland flooding begins. Roads that lead to Cottonwood
Campground and River Road may flood. Stages are practically
synonymous with the gage at Cottonwood Campground at Castolon
(cstt2), and therefore represent The Reach from Santa Elena Canyon
through Cottonwood Campground, where damage may occur. Cattle also
graze in The Lowlands, and may be threatened.

This crest compares to a previous crest of 15.1 feet (4.6 meters) on
Jul 22 2013.


Below are the latest river stages and forecasts (feet):

                   bf fld observed forecast
location stg stg stage day time sun sun Mon Mon
                                                1pm 7pm 1am 7am
Johnson Ranch 12.0 15.0 11.9 sun 8 am 12.5 13.1 13.6 14.1

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts (meters):

                   bf fld observed forecast
location stg stg stage day time sun sun Mon Mon
                                                1pm 7pm 1am 7am
Johnson Ranch 3.7 4.6 3.6 sun 8 am 3.8 4.0 4.1 4.3


Lat... Lon 2900 10349 2912 10340 2915 10312 2896 10305 2895 10338





919 am CDT sun Sep 21 2014

... Flood Warning extended until Wednesday morning... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Rio Grande at Lajitas 1wnw.
* From this evening to Wednesday morning, or until the warning is
cancelled.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet (4.0 meters).
* Impact... at 11.5 feet (3.5 meters), water approaches the fenced-in
park area.

This crest compares to a previous crest of 18.0 feet (5.5 meters) on
Jul 29 2013.


Below are the latest river stages and forecasts (feet):

                   bf fld observed forecast
location stg stg stage day time sun sun Mon Mon
                                                1pm 7pm 1am 7am
Lajitas 1wnw 7.0 13.0 M M 12.3 13.1 13.4 13.0

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts (meters):

                   bf fld observed forecast
location stg stg stage day time sun sun Mon Mon
                                                1pm 7pm 1am 7am
Lajitas 1wnw 2.1 4.0 M M 3.7 4.0 4.1 4.0


Lat... Lon 2923 10401 2937 10394 2923 10358 2909 10366 2917 10383





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