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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the West Gulf River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Plum Creek near Luling are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 25
Moderate Flood Stage: 24
Flood Stage: 23
Action Stage: 20
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 30.70 ft on 07/01/1936
(2) 26.51 ft on 05/24/1975
(3) 26.48 ft on 06/04/1987
(4) 25.95 ft on 04/29/1953
(5) 25.89 ft on 06/18/1961
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 23.94 ft on 10/31/2015
(2) 25.67 ft on 05/26/2015
(3) 25.88 ft on 11/23/2004
(4) 21.26 ft on 05/06/1993
(5) 23.51 ft on 05/14/1992
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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25 Major flooding, flow in Plum Creek is seventy five to one hundred yards wide in most areas with many secondary roads and low bridges flooded. Livestock in low areas of the flood plain may be cut off and drowned.
24 Moderate lowland flooding reaches significant areas of the flood plain flooding secondary roads and low bridges. Livestock in the flood plain may be cut off in low areas and drowned.
23 Minor lowland flooding escapes banks into lower sections of the flood plain. Briggs Road near the bridge begins to flood.
21 Flood waters encroaches on the FM 1322 bridge approach.
20 Flow spills over low sections of banks.

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