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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the West Gulf River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the West Fork Trinity River near Boyd 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: 24
Moderate Flood Stage: 20
Flood Stage: 16
Action Stage: 14
Low Stage (in feet): 3.5

Historic Crests
(1) 25.87 ft on 10/14/1981
(2) 25.00 ft on 05/01/1980
(3) 24.60 ft on 01/01/1908
(4) 24.19 ft on 04/26/1990
(5) 22.17 ft on 10/05/1959
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 16.08 ft on 02/25/2017
(2) 17.52 ft on 08/21/2016
(3) 16.72 ft on 06/15/2016
(4) 16.49 ft on 05/28/2016
(5) 16.78 ft on 05/26/2016
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 2.60 ft on 04/18/1987
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26 Major flooding is expected. Farm and ranch land along river reach will be underwater. Several rural roads will be underwater, and access to the bridge on FM 730 will be flooded.
25 Major flooding is expected. The south access to the bridge on FM 730 will be underwater. Several rural roads, along with farm and ranch land along the river reach, will be underwater.
24 Major flooding is expected along the river reach. The access to the bridge on FM 730 will be underwater. Farm and ranch land along the river reach, and several rural roads, will be underwater.
20.3 Moderate flooding along the river is expected. Farm and ranch lands along the river reach will flood, and several rural roads will be underwater.
20 Moderate flooding will occur along the river. Rural roads, along with farm and ranch lands, will flood.
16 Minor overbank flooding is expected. A few rural roads will begin to be affected. Minor farm and ranch land adjacent to the river will be affected.
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3.50 Temporary water sales / withdrawals for water use for irrigation and oil wells are impossible. Additional releases from Bridgeport and/or Eagle Mountain Reservoirs are requested, if possible.
7.65 Bed and bank losses occur when drought index is greater than severe, as defined by the Texas Drought Preparedness Plan.

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