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Tres Palacios River near Midfield Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 3.57 ft at 3:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 3:45PM Jul 25, 2014Highest Observation: 3.63 ft at 4:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 4:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 4:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 4:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 5:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 5:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 5:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 5:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 6:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 6:01PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 6:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 6:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 6:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 7:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 7:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 7:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 7:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 8:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 8:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 8:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 8:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 9:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 9:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 9:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 9:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 10:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 10:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 10:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 10:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 11:00PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 11:15PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 11:30PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 11:45PM Jul 25, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 12:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 12:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 12:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 12:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 1:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 1:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 1:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 1:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 2:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 2:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 2:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 2:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 3:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 3:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 3:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 3:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 4:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 4:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 4:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 4:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 5:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 5:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 5:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.4 ft at 5:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 6:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 6:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 6:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 6:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 7:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 7:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 7:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 7:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 8:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 8:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 8:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 8:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 9:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 9:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 9:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 9:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 10:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 10:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 10:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 11:00AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 11:15AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 11:30AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 11:45AM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 12:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 12:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 12:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 12:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 1:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 1:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 1:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 1:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 2:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 2:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 2:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.59 ft at 2:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 3:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 3:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 3:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 3:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 4:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 4:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 4:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 4:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 5:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.61 ft at 5:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 5:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 5:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 6:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 6:01PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 6:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 6:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 6:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 7:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 7:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 7:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 7:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 8:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 8:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 8:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 8:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 9:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 9:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 9:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 9:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 10:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 10:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.58 ft at 10:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 10:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 11:00PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 11:15PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.56 ft at 11:30PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 11:45PM Jul 26, 2014Observed: 3.55 ft at 12:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 12:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 12:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 12:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 1:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 1:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 1:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 1:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.52 ft at 2:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 2:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 2:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 2:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 3:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 3:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 3:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.49 ft at 3:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 4:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 4:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 4:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 4:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 5:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 5:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 5:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 5:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 6:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 6:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 6:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 6:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 7:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 7:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 7:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 7:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 8:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 8:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 8:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 8:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 9:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 9:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 9:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 9:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 10:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 10:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 10:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 10:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 11:00AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 11:15AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 11:30AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 11:45AM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 12:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 12:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 12:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 12:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 1:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 1:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 1:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 1:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 2:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.38 ft at 2:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.38 ft at 2:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 2:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 3:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 3:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 3:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 3:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 4:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 4:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 4:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 4:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 5:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.41 ft at 5:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 5:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 5:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 6:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 6:01PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 6:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 6:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 6:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 7:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 7:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 7:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 7:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 8:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 8:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 8:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 8:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 9:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 9:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 9:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 9:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 10:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 10:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 10:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 10:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 11:00PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 11:15PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 11:30PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 11:45PM Jul 27, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 12:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.33 ft at 12:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 12:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 12:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 1:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 1:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 1:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 1:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 2:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 2:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 2:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 2:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 3:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 3:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 3:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 3:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 4:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 4:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 4:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 4:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 5:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 5:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 5:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 5:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 6:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 6:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 6:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 6:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 7:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 7:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 7:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 7:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 8:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 8:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 8:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 8:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 9:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 9:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 9:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 9:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 10:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 10:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 10:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 10:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 11:00AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 11:15AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 11:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 11:45AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 12:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 12:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 12:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.36 ft at 12:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 1:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 1:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.39 ft at 1:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.37 ft at 1:45PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 2:00PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.35 ft at 2:15PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 3.34 ft at 2:30PM Jul 28, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesMTPT2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (3:19PM Jul 28, 2014)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.34 ft at 2:30 PM CDT 28-Jul-2014. Flood Stage is 24 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Tres Palacios River near Midfield are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:29
Moderate Flood Stage:26
Flood Stage:24
Action Stage:15

Historical Crests
(1) 39.70 ft on 11/24/2004
(2) 32.43 ft on 10/17/1984
(3) 31.36 ft on 10/19/1994
(4) 30.69 ft on 09/11/1998
(5) 30.00 ft on 07/05/2007
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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32 Water will be into the house on the right upstream side of the river. The bridge at FM 456 is cut off and water is over the road on FM 1468 near Clemville, FM 2431 east of Midfield, and FM 2853 southeast of Blessing with many homes in the El Dorado Country subdivision upstream and Oak Grove and Tres Palacios Oaks subdivisions flooded. The river will be almost one half mile wide in the vicinity of the gage.
29 Major lowland flooding begins as both approaches to the FM 456 bridge are cut off and water is over the road on FM 1468 near Clemville, FM 2431 east of Midfield, and FM 2853 southeast of Blessing with several homes in the El Dorado Country subdivision upstream and Oak Grove and Tres Palacios Oaks downstream flooded.
28 Water is over the road on FM 1468 near Clemville, FM 2431 east of Midfield, and FM 2853 southeast of Blessing all in Matagorda County with homes in the subdivisions of El Dorado Country upstream and Oak Grove and Tres Palacios Oaks downstream threatened.
26 Moderate lowland flooding begins with water well into the flood plain on the right upstream bank and within inches of spilling over the east approach to the bridge at FM 456. The river will be almost one quarter mile wide in the vicinity of the gage.
24 Minor lowland flooding begins as water spills into the flood plain on the right upstream bank and covers the meander point at the meander curve.
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Latitude: 28.927778° N, Longitude: 96.170833° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 24 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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