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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the West Gulf River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Navidad River near Speaks are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Upstream Gauge - at Sublime Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - near Morales
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 29
Moderate Flood Stage: 27
Flood Stage: 24
Action Stage: 21
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 32.79 ft on 08/29/2017
(2) 30.24 ft on 10/18/1998
(3) 28.20 ft on 04/19/2009
(4) 27.89 ft on 05/14/1982
(5) 27.75 ft on 06/17/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 32.79 ft on 08/29/2017
(2) 27.75 ft on 06/17/2015
(3) 25.03 ft on 10/05/2009
(4) 28.20 ft on 04/19/2009
(5) 24.20 ft on 06/26/2004
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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33 Disastrous flooding occurs with the lowest homes upstream near Vienna and in the lower part of Lavaca and northern parts of Jackson counties flooded. Flow is over one mile wide in much of the floodplain and numerous roads and bridges are impassable. Hundreds of head of livestock are cut off and can drown.
29 Major lowland flooding continues with the river close to one miles wide near Speaks and FM 530 cutting off large areas of the floodplain. Several roads and bridges near the river are inundated and impassable. Homes in low areas of the floodplain upstream near Vienna and in the lowwer part of Lavaca County are threatened. Hundereds of head of livestock are threatened.
28 Major lowland flooding begins with the river several hundred yards wide in the vicinity of the gauge. Approaches to the FM 530 bridge are flooded and impassable. Much of the floodplain is cut off endangering livestock.
27 Moderate lowland flooding begins with the approaches to the FM 530 bridge inundated and the gage cut off. large areas of the floodplain are cut off potentially isolated and drowning cattle.
24 Minor lowland flooding begins with the river one hundred yards wide in the vicinity of the gauge. The approaches to the FM 530 bridge are flooded.
21 Flow exceeds the lowest sections of both banks.

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