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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:28 AM CDT Oct. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for the Nueces River at Cotulla.
* Until Friday evening, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8 am Monday, the stage was 17.2 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast: the river will crest near 20.4 feet Tuesday evening,
then drop below flood stage Friday evening.
* At 20.0 feet, major and massive lowland flooding occurs. Evacuations
of livestock and a few residential properties along the river
required. Many roads near the river will flood, including FM 3408
from I-35, Valley Wells Road, the frontage Road near mile marker 67.
Flooding also occurs on Dobie Road including in and around Highway
624. FM 624 also floods south of Highway 97 toward Fowlerton.

Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:

                      fld latest forecast 6 am lst
location stg stg day time Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

Nueces River
Cotulla 15 17.2 Mon 8 am 19.8 19.6 17.6 16.0 14.5

Lat... Lon 2859 9940 2818 9894 2817 9880 2807 9880
      2808 9906 2841 9939

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