Alert Details

Flood Warning

Status: Actual

Effective: Oct. 16, 2018, 12:24 a.m.

Expires: Oct. 18, 2018, 4:30 a.m.

Category: Meteorological

Severity: Moderate

Response: None

Certainty: Likely

Urgency: Expected

Description

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...Llano River at Llano Affecting Llano CountyThe flood warning continues forthe Llano River at Llano.* At 7:00 PM Monday the stage was 14.0 feet.* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 14.8 feet by tomorrowafternoon. The river will fall below flood stage late Wednesday morning.* Impact...At 16.0 feet...Moderate lowland flooding threatens docks and boats inthe flood plain downstream in Kingsland. Secondary roads and bridges will beflooded and dangerous to motorists. Flow exceeds the USGS 1:2 year floodlevel.&&Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:BF FLD Observed Forecast 7AMLocation STG STG STG Day Time Tue Wed Thu Fri SatLlano 10 10 14.0 Mon 07 PM 13.2 10.6 6.5 4.5 3.9&&

Instruction

All persons with interests along the river should monitorthe latest forecasts, and be prepared to take necessaryprecautions to protect life and property.River stage forecasts are based on observed rainfall along withpredicted rain for the next 12 hours. If actual rainfall variesfrom forecast values, forecast river stages will vary.Do not drive automobiles through flooded areas. Remember, 18 inchesof water or less can carry away most vehicles, including trucks.If you see flood waters or come upon a flooded roadway, rememberto turn around and do not drown.For the latest river stages and forecasts visit our web page atwww.weather.gov/ewx.