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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the West Gulf River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Atascosa River at Whitsett 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: 26
Moderate Flood Stage: 24
Flood Stage: 20
Action Stage: 20
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 41.40 ft on 09/23/1967
(2) 41.00 ft on 09/01/1919
(3) 32.00 ft on 05/17/2015
(4) 31.50 ft on 09/19/1983
(5) 30.68 ft on 03/15/2007
(6) 30.26 ft on 09/11/2002
(7) 30.23 ft on 07/18/1990
(8) 29.69 ft on 07/06/2007
(9) 29.69 ft on 07/09/2007
(10) 28.70 ft on 06/30/1993
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 9.43 ft on 09/01/2022
(2) 7.11 ft on 10/16/2021
(3) 11.58 ft on 08/08/2021
(4) 18.39 ft on 07/12/2021
(5) 27.07 ft on 06/05/2021
(6) 19.67 ft on 05/21/2021
(7) 17.00 ft on 05/04/2021
(8) 18.02 ft on 03/21/2021
(9) 16.35 ft on 05/11/2019
(10) 21.87 ft on 09/18/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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Latitude/Longitude Disclaimer: The gauge location shown in the above map is the approximate location based on the latitude/longitude coordinates provided to the NWS by the gauge owner.
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26 Major lowland flooding occurs. Crops are damaged and pastureland is flooded, cutting off cattle. Secondary roads and low bridges also flood.
24 Moderate lowland flooding occurs, damaging crop land in season and flooding pastureland.
20 Minor lowland flooding reaches the lowest areas of crop and pastureland.
3.41 This is zero flow stage.
(1) River Looking Upstream During July 2002 Floods
(2) Flooding On Atascosa River July 2002
(3) Bridge Over River Where Gage is Located
(4) Low-Lying Area Looking Southwest From Bridge
(5) Looking West On Bridge
(6) River Looking Downstream From Bridge
(7) Looking West at Low Water Crossing
(8) Low-Lying Area Looking West Toward Bridge

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