Temperatures will range from a high of 85 to a low of 73 degrees with mostly cloudy skies. Winds will remain steady around 8 miles per hour from the southeast.
TXC033-202145- /O.NEW.KMAF.FF.W.0091.140920T1543Z-140920T2145Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED FLASH FLOOD WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX 1043 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014 ...FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR BORDEN COUNTY... ...FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR BORDEN COUNTY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND HAS ISSUED A * FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR... BORDEN COUNTY IN WEST TEXAS... * UNTIL 445 PM CDT * AT 1033 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAINFALL OVER MUCH OF BORDEN COUNTY. OVER 10 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN OVER PORTIONS OF BORDEN COUNTY SINCE 6 AM. AT 1035 AM CDT...THE FIRE CHIEF IN GAIL REPORTED WATER RISING TO RESIDENTS HOUSES...AND SOME ROADS IMPASSABLE IN GAIL. IN ADDITION...RUNOFF ON THE COLORADO RIVER AND STREAMS ACROSS EASTERN BORDEN COUNTY IS VERY HEAVY AND INUNDATING ROADWAYS... ESPECIALLY FARM TO MARKET ROADS. THIS IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION AND TRAVEL ACROSS BORDEN COUNTY IS NOT RECOMMENDED. THIS IS A FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR BORDEN COUNTY. * LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO MESQUITE AND GAIL....AND ALL OF BORDEN COUNTY. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. THIS IS AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS AND LIFE THREATENING SITUATION. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL UNLESS YOU ARE FLEEING AN AREA SUBJECT TO FLOODING OR UNDER AN EVACUATION ORDER. FLASH FLOODING OF CREEKS AND STREAMS... STREETS AND UNDERPASSES...LOW WATER CROSSINGS... AND LOW LYING FARMLAND IS LIKELY. DO NOT DRIVE ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. DO NOT UNDERESTIMATE THE POWER OF FLOOD WATERS. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER TO QUICKLY CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. LAT...LON 3296 10164 3295 10118 3253 10118 3254 10166
TXC043-210716- /O.NEW.KMAF.FL.W.0015.140922T1800Z-000000T0000Z/ /TELT2.1.ER.140922T1800Z.140924T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/ 1016 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014 The National Weather Service in has issued a * Flood Warning for the Rio Grande at Johnson Ranch. * from Monday afternoon until further notice, or until the warning is cancelled. * At 9AM Saturday the stage was 14.3 feet (4.4 meters). * flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 15.0 feet (4.6 meters). * Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Monday early afternoon and continue to rise to near 15.6 feet (4.8 meters) by Wednesday early afternoon. * Impact...At 15.0 feet (4.6 meters), flood stage is reached. Moderate lowland flooding begins. Roads that lead to Cottonwood Campground and River Road may flood. Stages are practically synonymous with the gage at Cottonwood Campground at Castolon (CSTT2), and therefore represent the reach from Santa Elena Canyon through Cottonwood Campground, where damage may occur. Cattle also graze in the lowlands, and may be threatened. This crest compares to a previous crest of 15.1 feet (4.6 meters) on Jul 22 2013. Below are the latest river stages and forecasts (feet): Bf Fld Observed Forecast Location Stg Stg Stage Day Time Sat Sat Sun Sun 1PM 7PM 1AM 7AM Johnson Ranch 12.0 15.0 14.3 Sat 9 AM 13.8 12.8 12.6 12.9 Below are the latest river stages and forecasts (meters): Bf Fld Observed Forecast Location Stg Stg Stage Day Time Sat Sat Sun Sun 1PM 7PM 1AM 7AM Johnson Ranch 3.7 4.6 4.4 Sat 9 AM 4.2 3.9 3.8 3.9 LAT...LON 2900 10349 2912 10340 2915 10312 2896 10305 2895 10338
TXC003-165-202100- /O.NEW.KMAF.FA.Y.0206.140920T1805Z-140920T2100Z/ /00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ GAINES-ANDREWS- 105 PM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND HAS ISSUED AN * ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR... SOUTHEASTERN GAINES COUNTY IN WEST TEXAS... EASTERN ANDREWS COUNTY IN WEST TEXAS... * UNTIL 400 PM CDT * AT 1257 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A LINE OF HEAVY RAIN SLOWLY MOVING TOWARD THE SOUTHEAST. AREAS IMPACTED INCLUDE US 385 AND SH 115. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS SAFELY. LAT...LON 3237 10254 3277 10221 3257 10221 3235 10222 3210 10246 3209 10282
Flooding rains Saturday and Sunday with highs near 80 degrees.
The remnant low pressure center associated with what was once Hurricane Odile will move across West Texas today, giving us a very good chance for heavy rain once again.
Highs in the 80's with a 50% chance for rain Friday.
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