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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the West Gulf River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the San Bernard River at East Bernard are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - near Boling
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 28
Moderate Flood Stage: 23
Flood Stage: 17
Action Stage: 13
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 31.99 ft on 08/30/2017 (P)
(2) 28.45 ft on 04/20/2016
(3) 24.90 ft on 11/24/2005
(4) 22.94 ft on 06/19/2015
(5) 21.20 ft on 11/06/2002
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 17.66 ft on 07/11/2021 (P)
(2) 20.23 ft on 06/07/2021 (P)
(3) 18.58 ft on 06/05/2021 (P)
(4) 19.03 ft on 05/30/2021 (P)
(5) 19.19 ft on 01/02/2021 (P)
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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28 Major lowland flooding begins with large areas of East Bernard inundated and water is in numerous homes. FM 2919 is inundated and closed and the east approaches to the U.S. Hwy 90A Bridge at the gage are inundated. The river will be close to one half mile wide in the vicinity of the gage.
23 Moderate lowland flooding begins as water inundates roads in the southeast part of East Bernard. FM 2919 below the gage floods and there is significant backwater flooding up Britt Branch and Bratcher Slough.
17 Minor lowland flooding begins in the vicinity of the gage with minor roads along the river inundated. Backwater flooding up Britt Branch and Bratcher Slough begins.

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