968  
WGUS44 KCRP 220156  
FLWCRP  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX  
856 PM CDT SUN MAY 21 2017  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN TEXAS...  
 
RIO GRANDE AT LAREDO AFFECTING WEBB COUNTY  
 
.RECENT OR ANTICIPATED HEAVY RAINFALL OVER THE AFOREMENTIONED  
RIVER BASINS WILL RESULT IN RIVER RISES ABOVE FLOOD STAGE  
DURING THE NEXT FEW DAYS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
ALL PERSONS WITH INTERESTS ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD MONITOR  
THE LATEST FORECASTS, AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE NECESSARY  
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. RIVER STAGE FORECASTS  
ARE BASED ON OBSERVED AND PREDICTED RAINFALL. IF ACTUAL  
RAINFALL VARIES FROM FORECAST VALUES, FORECAST RIVER STAGES  
WILL VARY ACCORDINGLY.  
 
FOR THE LATEST RIVER STAGES AND FORECASTS VISIT OUR AHPS PAGE AT:  
HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=CRP  
 

 
 
TXC479-221956-  
/O.NEW.KCRP.FL.W.0014.170522T0156Z-170524T0100Z/  
/LDOT2.1.ER.170522T0052Z.170522T1200Z.170523T0900Z.NO/  
856 PM CDT SUN MAY 21 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR THE RIO GRANDE AT LAREDO.  
* UNTIL TUESDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.  
* AT 8:00 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.3 FEET, OR 2.5 METERS.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET, OR 2.4 METERS.  
* FORECAST: THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 9.6 FEET, OR 2.9  
METERS BY TOMORROW MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE  
TUESDAY MORNING.  
* AT 8.0 FEET OR 2.4 METERS, MINOR LOWLAND FLOODING OCCURS. FLOW  
REACHES THE LOWER SECTIONS OF THE CUSTOMS PARKING LOT IN LAREDO.  
 

 
 
BELOW ARE THE LATEST RIVER STAGES AND STAGE FORECASTS:  
 
FLD LATEST FORECAST 6 AM LST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME MON TUE WED THU FRI  
 
RIO GRANDE  
LAREDO 8 8.3 SUN 08 PM 9.6 7.9 7.2 6.2 5.0  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 2762 9970 2768 9962 2754 9945 2729 9941  
2721 9953 2751 9957  
 

 
 
TJC  
 
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