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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the West Gulf River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the San Saba River at Menard are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.
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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - near Brady
Zoom Level:16
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 26
Moderate Flood Stage: 22
Flood Stage: 18
Action Stage: 8
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 23.30 ft on 06/06/1899
(2) 22.20 ft on 07/23/1938
(3) 21.20 ft on 09/16/1936
(4) 21.00 ft on 09/08/1980
(5) 19.82 ft on 09/17/1974
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 18.00 ft on 11/03/2000
(2) 13.03 ft on 06/07/1992
(3) 19.34 ft on 09/17/1990
(4) 14.49 ft on 08/05/1990
(5) 14.06 ft on 07/23/1990
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(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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26 Major flooding will occur. Water will enter buildings adjacent to the river in the Menard Business District. Roads and low water crossings will be flooded. Water will begin to flow over Highway 83 bridge.
22 Moderate flooding will occur. Structures in the Menard Business District may become flooded along the river. Secondary roads and low water crossings will be flooded.
18 Minor flooding will occur. Water will begin to reach the Menard Business District. The city park will be flooded. Water will begin to encroach on the Menard County RV Park.
8 The Menard City Park will be inundated.
5 The Decker Street low water crossing just downstream of the gage will be flooded.

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