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Flood Warning

Statement as of 5:48 PM CDT on September 20, 2014

Expires 10:47 AM EDT on September 21, 2014


The National Weather Service in has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Rio Grande below Presidio 5se.
* From Sunday afternoon until further notice, or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 5pm Saturday the stage was 8.2 feet (2.5 meters).
* Flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet (2.7 meters).
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise to near flood stage
tomorrow early afternoon.
* Impact... at 9.0 feet (2.7 meters), the river reaches minor flood
stage, and low lying areas begin to flood.

This crest compares to a previous crest of 9.0 feet (2.7 meters) on
Jul 21 2013.


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

                   bf fld observed forecast
location stg stg stage day time sun Mon Tue Wed
                                                7am 7am 7am 7am
Presidio 5se 8.0 9.0 8.2 Sat 5 PM 8.9 9.0 9.0 9.0

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

                   bf fld observed forecast
location stg stg stage day time sun Mon Tue Wed
                                                7am 7am 7am 7am
Presidio 5se 2.4 2.7 2.5 Sat 5 PM 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7


Lat... Lon 2945 10435 2961 10430 2959 10425 2937 10394 2923 10401


05



548 PM CDT Sat Sep 20 2014

The National Weather Service in has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Rio Grande at Presidio international bridge.
* Until further notice, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 5pm Saturday the stage was 15.5 feet (4.7 meters).
* Flooding is occurring and flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.5 feet (4.7 meters).
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 15.9 feet (4.8
meters) by after midnight tomorrow. Additional rises may be
possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 15.5 feet (4.7 meters), the river reaches minor flood
stage, and flooding between the levees occurs. No damage to
structures is expected.

This crest compares to a previous crest of 15.8 feet (4.8 meters) on
Sep 25 2010.


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

                   bf fld observed forecast
location stg stg stage day time sun Mon Tue Wed
                                                7am 7am 7am 7am
Presidio inter 12.0 15.5 15.5 Sat 5 PM 15.9 15.9 15.9 15.8

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

                   bf fld observed forecast
location stg stg stage day time sun Mon Tue Wed
                                                7am 7am 7am 7am
Presidio inter 3.7 4.7 4.7 Sat 5 PM 4.8 4.8 4.8 4.8


Lat... Lon 2951 10446 2963 10437 2961 10430 2945 10435 2949 10443





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 2:13 PM CDT on September 20, 2014



... Latest rainfall reports...

Location amount time/date lat/Lon

... New Mexico...

... Eddy...
Carlsbad co-op 5.58 in 0800 am 09/20 32.35n/104.22w
3 W Whites City 5.50 in 0152 PM 09/20 32.18n/104.44w
2 E Carlsbad 4.48 in 0157 PM 09/20 32.40n/104.19w
7 NW Maljamar 3.41 in 0140 PM 09/20 32.93n/103.86w
2 WSW Carlsbad north 3.39 in 0200 PM 09/20 32.43n/104.25w
Dark Canyon Road 2.73 in 0800 am 09/20 32.28n/104.52w
3 ENE Queen 2.00 in 0113 PM 09/20 32.20n/104.69w

... Lea...
Hobbs 5nw mesonet 4.17 in 0800 am 09/20 32.76n/103.19w
18 NE Red Bluff Lake 3.58 in 0139 PM 09/20 32.18n/103.72w
Hobbs 2.77 in 0157 PM 09/20 32.74n/103.15w
Tatum co-op 1.28 in 0700 am 09/20 33.26n/103.32w
2 WSW Tatum 1.23 in 0800 am 09/20 33.24n/103.35w
2 WSW Tatum 1.19 in 0156 PM 09/20 33.24n/103.34w
3 SSE Hobbs 0.10 in 0153 PM 09/20 32.69n/103.14w

... Texas...

... Andrews...
Andrews cnty ap 0.88 in 0655 am 09/20 32.33n/102.53w
1 E Andrews 0.68 in 0800 am 09/20 32.32n/102.52w
Andrews #2 coop 0.31 in 0800 am 09/20 32.31n/102.56w

... Borden...
Gail 11.14 in 0138 PM 09/20 32.77n/101.43w
2 ESE Gail 14.67 in 0200 PM 09/20 32.76n/101.41w
3 W Fluvanna 9.56 in 0200 PM 09/20 32.90n/101.20w

... Brewster...
Persimmon Gap mesonet 1.29 in 0800 am 09/20 29.66n/103.18w
7 WNW Castolon 1.15 in 0115 PM 09/20 29.20n/103.62w
10 se Castolon 0.96 in 0115 PM 09/20 29.03n/103.39w
5 E alpine 0.92 in 0141 PM 09/20 30.36n/103.57w
6 N Paisano Pass 0.78 in 0200 PM 09/20 30.37n/103.78w
18 SW Marathon 0.66 in 0138 PM 09/20 30.03n/103.47w
Chisos basin 0.66 in 0153 PM 09/20 29.27n/103.30w
Study Butte 0.54 in 0159 PM 09/20 29.33n/103.54w
Chisos basin co-op 0.46 in 0800 am 09/20 29.28n/103.30w
Boquillas Ranger station gage 0.38 in 0100 PM 09/20 29.19n/102.96w
Persimmon Gap co-op 0.37 in 0800 am 09/20 29.66n/103.17w
Panther Junction co-op 0.33 in 0700 am 09/20 29.33n/103.21w
Panther Junction 0.30 in 0138 PM 09/20 29.33n/103.21w
Rio Grande Village 0.27 in 0800 am 09/20 29.19n/102.96w
alpine co-op 0.23 in 0800 am 09/20 30.37n/103.66w
1 ENE alpine 0.16 in 0151 PM 09/20 30.37n/103.65w
1 W Castolon 0.15 in 0150 PM 09/20 29.14n/103.52w
Lake Ament 0.02 in 0800 am 09/20 29.46n/103.50w

... Culberson...
Pine Springs 3.43 in 0152 PM 09/20 31.89n/104.80w
1 E McKittrick Canyon 3.15 in 0104 PM 09/20 31.98n/104.75w
Pine Springs 3.12 in 0800 am 09/20 31.89n/104.81w
Guadalupe Pass ASOS 2.80 in 0551 am 09/20 31.83n/104.81w
2 NNW Pine Springs 2.45 in 0138 PM 09/20 31.92n/104.83w
3 WNW McKittrick Canyon 2.31 in 0154 PM 09/20 32.00n/104.83w
Van Horn co-op 0.76 in 0800 am 09/20 31.04n/104.84w

... Dawson...
Lamesa 1sse co-op 1.30 in 0830 am 09/20 32.72n/101.95w
2 se Lamesa 1.25 in 0800 am 09/20 32.71n/101.94w

... Ector...
Odessa 1se co-op 2.61 in 0600 am 09/20 31.84n/102.36w
Odessa-Schlemeyer Field airpor 2.51 in 0653 am 09/20 31.92n/102.39w
3 NNE Odessa 0.25 in 0200 PM 09/20 31.90n/102.36w

... Gaines...
Seminole co-op 2.34 in 0800 am 09/20 32.71n/102.65w
1 NE Seminole 2.24 in 0800 am 09/20 32.74n/102.64w
Gaines County Airport-AWOS 2.00 in 0655 am 09/20 32.68n/102.67w
Seagraves 0.99 in 0800 am 09/20 32.94n/102.57w

... Glasscock...
4 SW Saint Lawrence 0.54 in 0800 am 09/20 31.66n/101.60w

... Howard...
1 ESE Big Spring 2.89 in 0500 am 09/20 32.24n/101.45w
Big Spring 5ne co-op 1.85 in 0800 am 09/20 32.37n/101.42w
Lomax 1sse mesonet 0.97 in 0800 am 09/20 32.10n/101.63w
Big Spring AWOS 0.79 in 0655 am 09/20 32.21n/101.52w

... Jeff Davis...
Kent 8se co-op 0.74 in 0700 am 09/20 31.02n/104.11w
Mount Locke co-op 0.73 in 0817 am 09/20 30.71n/104.02w
Valentine 20wnw 0.65 in 0800 am 09/20 30.67n/104.82w
1 NE Fort Davis 0.60 in 0103 PM 09/20 30.60n/103.89w

... Midland...
Midland/Odessa 0.79 in 0653 am 09/20 31.94n/102.19w
Midland international 0.69 in 0103 PM 09/20 31.94n/102.19w

... Mitchell...
Beals creek near Westbrook gag 1.17 in 0130 PM 09/20 32.20n/101.01w

... Pecos...
Pecos River nr Grandfalls 2.90 in 0145 PM 09/20 31.36n/103.01w
Coyanosa 2n mesonet 2.48 in 0800 am 09/20 31.28n/103.07w
Fort Stockton-Pecos co Arpt as 0.28 in 0653 am 09/20 30.91n/102.91w

... Presidio...
Municipal Airport AWOS 0.67 in 0655 am 09/20 30.38n/104.03w
Presidio 2 0.27 in 1000 am 09/20 29.56n/104.37w
Big Bend ranch State Park 0.08 in 0700 am 09/20 29.44n/103.96w
1 SW Shafter 0.05 in 0156 PM 09/20 29.81n/104.31w
5 ESE Presidio 0.02 in 0115 PM 09/20 29.52n/104.29w
Presidio lely Intl 0.01 in 0655 am 09/20 29.63n/104.36w
2 N Candelaria 0.01 in 0115 PM 09/20 30.17n/104.69w

... Reagan...
Big Lake 1wnw mesonet 1.46 in 0800 am 09/20 31.19n/101.47w
Cope ranch co-op 0.31 in 0700 am 09/20 31.53n/101.28w

... Reeves...
10 WNW Coyanosa 0.91 in 0152 PM 09/20 31.28n/103.24w
Pecos Municipal Airport AWOS 0.49 in 0655 am 09/20 31.57n/103.51w

... Scurry...
Snyder co-op 2.40 in 0700 am 09/20 32.71n/100.91w
3 E Snyder 2.48 in 0800 am 09/20 32.72n/100.86w

... Terrell...
Brotherton ranch river gage 0.07 in 0100 PM 09/20 30.31n/101.74w
17 se Dryden 0.03 in 0115 PM 09/20 29.88n/101.90w

... Winkler...
Winkler County Airport ASOS 1.98 in 0653 am 09/20 31.78n/103.20w

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposure. Not all data listed are considered official.


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