Marfa, TX

4:32 PM CDT on August 21, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Marfa Municipal | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 4849 ft 30.37 °N, 104.02 °W | Updated 36 minutes ago

Scattered Clouds
Scattered Clouds
79 °F
Feels Like 79 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from South

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.08 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 3800 ft
Dew Point 64 °F
Humidity 60%
Rainfall 0.32 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:26 AM 8:31 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KMRF 212056Z AUTO 17007KT 10SM SCT038 26/18 A3024 RMK AO2 SLP184 T02610178 56006
Pressure 30.08 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 3800 ft
Dew Point 64 °F
Humidity 60%
Rainfall 0.32 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:26 AM 8:31 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KMRF 212056Z AUTO 17007KT 10SM SCT038 26/18 A3024 RMK AO2 SLP184 T02610178 56006

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Flood Warning
Issued: 2:05 PM CDT Aug. 21, 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 1pm Monday the stage was 8.4 feet (2.6 meters).
* Flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet (2.7 meters).
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
continue to rise to near 10.8 feet (3.3 meters) by late Friday
morning. Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 11.0 feet (3.4 meters), minor flooding continues along
the river. Irrigation pumps may need to be removed. No threats to
residences or other structures are known to occur.

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 Tue Wed Thu Fri
                                                7am 7am 7am 7am
Presidio 5se 8.0 9.0 8.4 Mon 1 PM 10.0 10.4 10.6 10.7

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

                   bf fld observed forecast
location stg stg stage day time Tue Wed Thu Fri
                                                7am 7am 7am 7am
Presidio 5se 2.4 2.7 2.6 Mon 1 PM 3.0 3.2 3.2 3.3


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





205 PM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Rio Grande at Presidio international bridge.
* Until further notice, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1pm Monday the stage was 17.1 feet (5.2 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 17.3 feet (5.3
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 15.7 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 Tue Wed Thu Fri
                                                7am 7am 7am 7am
Presidio inter 12.0 15.5 17.1 Mon 1 PM 17.3 17.3 17.3 17.3

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

                   bf fld observed forecast
location stg stg stage day time Tue Wed Thu Fri
                                                7am 7am 7am 7am
Presidio inter 3.7 4.7 5.2 Mon 1 PM 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.3


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