Marfa, TX

10:19 PM CDT on August 23, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Marfa Municipal | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 4849 ft 30.37 °N, 104.02 °W | Updated 23 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
70 °F
Feels Like 70 °F
N
0
Wind Variable Wind from North

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.97 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 64 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:27 AM 8:28 PM
Waxing Crescent, 7% visible
METAR KMRF 240256Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 21/18 A3015 RMK AO2 SLP149 T02110178 51005
Pressure 29.97 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 64 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:27 AM 8:28 PM
Waxing Crescent, 7% visible
METAR KMRF 240256Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 21/18 A3015 RMK AO2 SLP149 T02110178 51005

Get Your Daily Forecast Email!

Thanks for signing up!

Be on the lookout for a verification email in your inbox.

You'll start receiving severe weather alerts in your inbox..

×

10-Day Weather Forecast

Almanac

Astronomy

Aug. 23, 2017 Rise Set
Actual Time
Civil Twilight
Nautical Twilight
Astronomical Twilight
Moon
Length of Visible Light
Length of Day
Tomorrow will be .
, % of the Moon is Illuminated

Today's Extremes

State Highs State Lows

Community

WunderPhotos

Category 6

Welcome to Category 6. This is the collective home for Weather Underground's featured writeups by Dr. Jeff Masters (right), Bob Henson (left), Chris Burt, and other regular contributors.

Nearby

Air Quality

  Air Quality AQ Index Pollutant
Not available.

Snow Depth

Station Depth Elevation

Earthquake Activity

City Distance Mag. Time & Date
Minimum magnitude displayed is 2.5.

Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature

Stations

Nearby Weather Stations

Station Location Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Wind Precip. Elev Updated Type
                   

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 10:05 AM CDT Aug. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Rio Grande below Presidio 5se.
* Until further notice, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9am Wednesday the stage was 8.9 feet (2.7 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 9.7 feet (3.0 meters) on
Jul 23 2017.


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

                   bf fld observed forecast
location stg stg stage day time Thu Fri Sat sun
                                                7am 7am 7am 7am
Presidio 5se 8.0 9.0 8.9 Wed 9 am 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 Thu Fri Sat sun
                                                7am 7am 7am 7am
Presidio 5se 2.4 2.7 2.7 Wed 9 am 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7


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





1005 am CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Rio Grande at Presidio international bridge.
* Until further notice, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9am Wednesday the stage was 17.3 feet (5.3 meters).
* Flooding is occurring and flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.5 feet (4.7 meters).
* Forecast... the river will remain near 17.2 feet (5.2 meters).
* 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 15.7 feet (4.8 meters) on
Aug 18 2017.


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

                   bf fld observed forecast
location stg stg stage day time Thu Fri Sat sun
                                                7am 7am 7am 7am
Presidio inter 12.0 15.5 17.3 Wed 9 am 17.1 17.1 17.1 17.1

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

                   bf fld observed forecast
location stg stg stage day time Thu Fri Sat sun
                                                7am 7am 7am 7am
Presidio inter 3.7 4.7 5.3 Wed 9 am 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.2


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