Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
854 PM CDT Mon Apr 19 2021

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Texas...

  Neches River Near Neches affecting Cherokee, Houston and Anderson


Do not drive cars through flooded areas.
Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.
Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.


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854 PM CDT Mon Apr 19 2021

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until early Friday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Neches River Near Neches.
* Until late Thursday night.
* At 8:30 PM CDT Monday the stage was 12.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 12 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending
  at 8:30 PM CDT Monday was 12.2 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 12.2 feet
  just after midnight tonight. It will then fall below flood stage
  by Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 12 feet, Expect minor lowland flooding of the heavily
  wooded floodplain. Ranchers that may have livestock and equipment
  in the river bottoms should move them to higher ground.  Expect
  minor flooding of the boat ramp.


LAT...LON 3204 9544 3167 9524 3166 9537 3180 9544
      3188 9548