San Patricio Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flood Warning
Statement as of 9:01 PM CDT on May 28, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Nueces River at Calallen.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:30 PM Thursday... the stage was 7.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast: the river will continue rising to near 7.9 feet by
Sunday, and remain near that level through early next week.
* At 7.7 feet, roads flood through the lowest residential areas,
cutting off homes near Calallen, and requiring evacuations. This
includes 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. Hazel Bazemore Park and
labonte park will also flood, with a good part of the park under
water. Roads near the park and river are closed.


Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:

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

Nueces River
Calallen 7 7.2 Thu 7 PM 7.2 7.6 7.8 7.9 7.9


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




901 PM CDT Thu may 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Nueces River near Bluntzer.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8 PM Thursday... the stage was 24.6 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast: the river will rise to 25.1 feet by Friday evening, and
remain near that level through early next week.
* At 24.0 feet, major lowland flooding occurs from near blutzer to
Calallen. Widespread residential flooding occurs for days or weeks.
This includes homes in the following subdivisions, Sandy hallow, los
dos Palomas, los Escondido, and along Oak Lane in Rio encinos. Many
secondary roads, primary roads, and low bridges are flooded. The flow
is out of The Channel and into prevailing left flood plain.


Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:

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

Nueces River
Bluntzer 18 24.6 Thu 8 PM 24.9 25.1 25.1 25.0 24.9


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