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Flood Warning
Issued: 3:05 PM CDT Oct. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until Sunday evening... the Flood Warning
continues for the Guadalupe River at Victoria.
* From Thursday afternoon to Sunday evening... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 2:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 17.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast: rise above flood stage by Thursday early afternoon and
continue to rise to near 23.2 feet by early Saturday morning. The
river will fall below flood stage by Sunday morning.
* At 23.0 feet minor lowland flooding occurs. Fox's Bend in Riverside
Park is inaccessible, and the Riverside boat ramp parking area is
affected by flood waters.


Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:

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

Guadalupe River
Victoria 21 17.3 Tue 02 PM 20.6 20.3 22.5 23.2 20.3


Lat... Lon 2893 9721 2898 9715 2883 9699 2869 9698
      2869 9704 2881 9707


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258 PM CDT Tue Oct 23 2018

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
the Flood Warning continues for the Guadalupe River near Bloomington.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 2:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 18.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast: rise above flood stage by tonight and continue to rise
to near 25.7 feet by Saturday evening. Additional rises are
possible thereafter.
* At 26.0 feet irrigation and oil well pumps, tank batteries, and
equipment in the lower flood plain below Victoria flood. Livestock
are cut off, may have to be fed by boat, and could drown. Homes
downstream above Highway 35 on the left bank are cut off.


Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:

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

Guadalupe River
Bloomington 20 18.8 Tue 02 PM 21.1 24.1 24.9 25.6 25.7


Lat... Lon 2869 9704 2869 9698 2867 9695 2857 9688
      2845 9680 2843 9685


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258 PM CDT Tue Oct 23 2018

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
the Flood Warning continues for the Guadalupe River near Bloomington.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 2:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 18.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast: rise above flood stage by tonight and continue to rise
to near 25.7 feet by Saturday evening. Additional rises are
possible thereafter.
* At 26.0 feet irrigation and oil well pumps, tank batteries, and
equipment in the lower flood plain below Victoria flood. Livestock
are cut off, may have to be fed by boat, and could drown. Homes
downstream above Highway 35 on the left bank are cut off.


Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:

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

Guadalupe River
Bloomington 20 18.8 Tue 02 PM 21.1 24.1 24.9 25.6 25.7


Lat... Lon 2869 9704 2869 9698 2867 9695 2857 9688
      2845 9680 2843 9685


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