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10:05 PM CDT on May 29, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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METAR KBYY 300255Z AUTO 11003KT 10SM CLR 23/22 A2998 RMK AO2 T02350224

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Pressure 29.98 in
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Humidity 84%
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METAR KBYY 300255Z AUTO 11003KT 10SM CLR 23/22 A2998 RMK AO2 T02350224

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Flood Warning
Statement as of 9:02 PM CDT on May 29, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Colorado River in Wharton
* until Sunday evening... or until the warning is canceled.
* At 0815 PM Friday the stage was 41.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 39.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 42.6 feet by tomorrow early
afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday morning.
* At 43.0 feet... major lowland flooding begins as the slab elevations of lowest
homes in the west part of Wharton are reached with the school in southwest
Wharton close to being isolated.


Lat... Lon 2957 9636 2930 9605 2910 9599 2910 9609 2930 9616 2957 9647





                     flood observed forecast 6 PM
location stage stage day time Sat sun Mon Tue

Colorado River
Wharton 39 41.8 Fri 08 PM 42.4 33.6 25.4 20.4




Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 3:33 PM CDT on May 29, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Saturday afternoon through
Sunday morning...

The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for a portion of southeast Texas... including
the following counties... Austin... Brazoria... Brazos...
Burleson... Chambers... Colorado... Fort Bend... Galveston...
Grimes... Harris... Houston... Jackson... Liberty... Madison...
Matagorda... Montgomery... Polk... San Jacinto... Trinity...
Walker... Waller... Washington and Wharton.

* From Saturday afternoon through Sunday morning

* a slow moving front will push into southeast Texas Saturday
afternoon through Sunday morning. Thunderstorms are expected to
develop along it and also ahead of the front during the
afternoon. Storms will be slow moving and capable of producing 1
to 2 inches an hour. General rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches
will be possible but there may be isolated areas of 5 to 7
inches. Any rainfall amounts over 3 inches will cause flooding
problems.

* Grounds are already saturated so any additional rainfall will
likely run off into bayous... creeks... rivers and lakes. Typical
low lying areas such as underpasses could flood quickly with
rainfall rates of 1 to 2 inches an hour. Additional rainfall
could prolong river flooding across the area. Heavy rainfall
could occur overnight Saturday which will increase The Hazards
of flooding. If flash flood warnings are issued in your
area... do not drive into flooded roads or underpasses. Turn
around do not drown.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.