Llano Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 5:47 AM CDT Oct. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Austin San Antonio has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Gillespie County in south central Texas...
Llano County in south central Texas...

* until 930 am CDT

* at 543 am CDT, Doppler radar continues to indicate light to
moderate rainfall across Gillespie and Llano counties. Lcra rain
gauges indicate that as much as 10 inches of rain has fallen
across the warned area over the past 30 hours. Multiple roads are
closed across the area due to high water. In addition, the Llano
river at Llano is currently above 36 feet and still rising. It is
expected to crest near 41 feet by 7 am this morning. This is a
very dangerous situation for people living within vulnerable areas
along the Llano river. Seek higher ground immediately.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Fredericksburg, Kingsland, Llano, Buchanan Dam, Gainesville,
Horseshoe Bay, Buchanan Lake Village, Castell, Field Creek,
Tivydale, Bluffton, Baby Head, Stolz, crabapple, Oxford, Cherry
Spring, Lone Grove, Enchanted Rock state natural area, Doss and
Willow City.

Lat... Lon 3088 9846 3083 9842 3083 9838 3079 9843
      3075 9843 3074 9837 3070 9842 3068 9840
      3067 9844 3057 9841 3056 9835 3049 9836
      3050 9861 3014 9892 3014 9930 3050 9931
      3050 9896 3092 9896 3092 9845


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523 am CDT Tue Oct 16 2018

the Flood Warning continues for
the Llano river at Llano.
* At 5:00 am Tuesday the stage was 35.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 41.0 feet by this morning.
The river will fall below flood stage late Thursday morning.
* Impact... at 38.0 feet... Robinson City Park in Llano will flood. Many homes in
Scotts Acres on south side of Llano will be severely damaged and lowest Mobile
homes destroyed in water up to 6 feet, some washing downstream. Many homes
near Castell to below Llano will be damaged. The FM 2900 bridge in Kingsland
will flood. Much of Kingsland Lodge in Kingsland will be destroyed. Many homes
downstream in Marble Falls will flood as flow backs up backbone creek.



Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:


                    bf fld observed forecast 7am
location stg stg stg day time Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Llano 10 10 35.3 Tue 05 am 41.0 31.8 10.6 7.1 5.8



Lat... Lon 3067 9896 3075 9896 3078 9854 3067 9843
      3060 9841 3071 9858




236 am CDT Tue Oct 16 2018

the Flood Warning continues for
the Sandy Creek near Kingsland.
* At 2:00 am Tuesday the stage was 15.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by this
morning.
* Impact... at 17.0 feet... flow will be well into the flood plain above Highway
71 to lake LBJ. Residents of flood prone areas in Sandy Harbor should monitor
NOAA Weather Radio for developing heavy rain and flood conditions. Flow will
threaten lowest homes in Sandy Harbor. Boats and docks will be severely
flooded and damaged. Flow exceeds USGS 1:10 year flood level.



Below are the latest river stages and forecasts:


                    bf fld observed forecast 7am
location stg stg stg day time Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Kingsland 8 12 15.7 Tue 02 am 12.8 7.5 6.5 6.0 5.7



Lat... Lon 3051 9855 3057 9856 3060 9841 3055 9839





Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:16 AM CDT Oct. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of south central Texas, including the following
areas, Bandera, blanco, Burnet, Edwards, Gillespie, Kendall,
Kerr, Kinney, Llano, Maverick, Medina, real, Uvalde, Val
Verde, and Zavala.

* Through this evening

* additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches with isolated spots
of 3 to 5 inches.

* The region remains saturated from recent heavy rainfall.
Additional moderate to heavy rainfall will result in more
rapid runoff leading to flash flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:16 AM CDT Oct. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of south central Texas, including the following
areas, Bandera, blanco, Burnet, Edwards, Gillespie, Kendall,
Kerr, Kinney, Llano, Maverick, Medina, real, Uvalde, Val
Verde, and Zavala.

* Through this evening

* additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches with isolated spots
of 3 to 5 inches.

* The region remains saturated from recent heavy rainfall.
Additional moderate to heavy rainfall will result in more
rapid runoff leading to flash flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.