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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the West Gulf River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Colorado River (TX) at Matagorda are issued routinely year-round.
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Upstream Gauge - near Bay City Upstream Gauge
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 10.4
Moderate Flood Stage: 9.6
Flood Stage: 8.8
Action Stage: 4.8
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests

(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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18 Top of levy surrounding City of Matagorda.
10.4 Major lowoand flooding begins as water enters homes in River Run subdivision.
8.8 Minor lowland flooding begins as water spills over the bulkhead at homes in the River Run subdivision.
8.19 Right upstream lowbank at north end of River Run subdivision.
4.8 Water is over the low piers at homes in the River Run subdivision at the gage site.
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