Southern Jasper

Statement as of 10:15 am CDT on March 28, 2015

Areal Flood Warning


... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 230 PM CDT Monday for
northwestern Orange... east central Hardin and southern Jasper
counties...

At 1011 am CDT... reporting gauges indicated flooding is ongoing
along the Neches River. The water levels on the Neches River at
Weiss Bluff are estimated to be near 15.1 feet and the latest
reading from the Neches saltwater barrier is 5.3 feet. The river
will continue falling slowly over the next several days.

These water levels will continue to cause additional flooding to
low lying communities along the river in northwest Orange County
from around Lake View to the saltwater barrier through the
weekend.

Some locations that will experience flooding include... Lakeview and
Weiss Bluff.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or has been reported.
Stream rises will be slow and flash flooding is not expected.
However... all interested parties should take necessary precautions
immediately.


Lat... Lon 3030 9404 3028 9406 3024 9407 3018 9406
      3015 9409 3017 9412 3024 9414 3032 9415


Twh


950 am CDT Sat Mar 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Neches River near town Bluff.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:31 am Saturday the stage was 68.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 64.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will remain near 68.5 feet through
Thursday morning.


Lat... Lon 3096 9432 3079 9420 3053 9418 3053 9399 3099 9415





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