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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:54 PM CDT Jun. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for the mission river at Refugio.
* Until Friday morning... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 18.1 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Forecast: rise above flood stage by early Wednesday morning and
continue to rise to near 26.4 feet by Wednesday evening. The river
will then fall below flood stage by Thursday night.
* At 26.0 feet moderate lowland flooding occurs. Flooding occurs in
the City Park including the Pavillion building.


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

Mission river
Refugio 23 18.1 Tue 08 PM 24.4 25.6 20.6 15.1 10.4


Lat... Lon 2827 9737 2835 9730 2820 9714 2814 9721
      2819 9730


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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:25 AM CDT Jun. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* a portion of south Texas, including the following areas,
Aransas islands, Bee, Calhoun islands, coastal Aransas,
coastal Calhoun, coastal Kleberg, coastal Nueces, coastal
Refugio, coastal San Patricio, Duval, Goliad, inland Calhoun,
inland Kleberg, inland Nueces, inland Refugio, inland San
Patricio, Jim Wells, Kleberg islands, Live Oak, Nueces
islands, and Victoria.

* Through late tonight or 6 am Thursday morning

* persistent heavy rainfall due to tropical moisture will result
in flash flooding over the watch area. On top of the 5 to over
10 inches of rainfall some areas will have received from Sunday
through Wednesday morning, rainfall rates of 2-4 inches per hour
or higher will likely cause water to rapidly accumulate over
some areas.

* Additional amounts of 1 to 3 inches can be expected across the
coastal Bend and Victoria Crossroads area from 6 am Wednesday
through 6 am Thursday morning. Some areas may see 1 to 3 inch
amounts before sunrise today. As with nearly all flash flood
events, locally higher amounts can be expected.

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.



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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:25 AM CDT Jun. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* a portion of south Texas, including the following areas,
Aransas islands, Bee, Calhoun islands, coastal Aransas,
coastal Calhoun, coastal Kleberg, coastal Nueces, coastal
Refugio, coastal San Patricio, Duval, Goliad, inland Calhoun,
inland Kleberg, inland Nueces, inland Refugio, inland San
Patricio, Jim Wells, Kleberg islands, Live Oak, Nueces
islands, and Victoria.

* Through late tonight or 6 am Thursday morning

* persistent heavy rainfall due to tropical moisture will result
in flash flooding over the watch area. On top of the 5 to over
10 inches of rainfall some areas will have received from Sunday
through Wednesday morning, rainfall rates of 2-4 inches per hour
or higher will likely cause water to rapidly accumulate over
some areas.

* Additional amounts of 1 to 3 inches can be expected across the
coastal Bend and Victoria Crossroads area from 6 am Wednesday
through 6 am Thursday morning. Some areas may see 1 to 3 inch
amounts before sunrise today. As with nearly all flash flood
events, locally higher amounts can be expected.

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.



Gw


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