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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the West Gulf River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Leon River near Belton are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Upstream Gauge - at Belton Lake Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - near Little River
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 20
Moderate Flood Stage: 16
Flood Stage: 14
Action Stage: 10
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 25.00 ft on 12/01/1913
(2) 24.41 ft on 04/22/1945
(3) 22.22 ft on 05/26/1944
(4) 21.00 ft on 09/01/1921
(5) 20.00 ft on 09/28/1936
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 8.54 ft on 07/03/2016
(2) 8.50 ft on 06/27/2015
(3) 8.02 ft on 01/09/1975
(4) 8.31 ft on 06/05/1965
(5) 9.42 ft on 10/22/1959
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 2.96 ft on 08/01/1980
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30 Water will rise well into the recreation park, over the running trail, and into the soccer and baseball fields. The city water pumping plant will flood.
23 Water will rise into the water recreation park, the city park, and approach the soccer and baseball fields.
20 Major flooding will occur in the city park and the water amusement park.
16 Moderate flooding will occur along right bank of river. Water will get into the water amusement park, and the city park on right bank.
14 Minor flooding will occur in the city park. Water will begin to flood the water amusement park downstream from the gage.
12 Water will be slightly out of the low banks.

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