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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 8:23 PM CDT Oct. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for the Nueces River at Calallen.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast: the river will remain near 7.0 feet for several days
as releases continue from Lake Corpus Christi.
* At 7.0 feet minor lowland flooding occurs. The flow above Calallen
impacts residential areas in the following subdivisions, Sandy
hallow, los dos Palomas, los Escondido, and along Oak Lane in Rio
encinos. Roads in some of the lowest residential areas near Calallen
are threatened, including the subdivisions of County Road 73 in
Riverside Addition 1 and 2, Riverside Annex, Twin Lakes, Riverside
Acres and homes in the Nueces River estates and lindgreen estates.
Flow gets into the lowest areas of labonte park .


Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:

                      fld latest forecast 6 am lst
location stg stg day time Thu Fri Sat sun Mon

Nueces River
Calallen 7 7.0 Wed 07 PM 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0


Lat... Lon 2787 9776 2794 9768 2787 9756 2784 9750
      2781 9755


Tc



823 PM CDT Wed Oct 17 2018

The Flood Warning continues for the Nueces River near Bluntzer.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 22.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast: the river will continue rising to near 22.1 feet Friday
early afternoon and then hold steady around 22 feet for the next several
days as releases continue from Lake Corpus Christi.
* At 22.0 feet, flow cuts off the lowest residential areas downstream
above Calallen for days or weeks. Numerous secondary roads and low
bridges are under water, from below Bluntzer to below Calallen.


Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:

                      fld latest forecast 6 am lst
location stg stg day time Thu Fri Sat sun Mon

Nueces River
Bluntzer 18 22.0 Wed 08 PM 22.0 22.1 22.1 22.0 22.0


Lat... Lon 2799 9787 2802 9775 2797 9775 2794 9768
      2787 9776 2792 9783