Weather Alerts for Cherokee

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning              River Flood Warning      

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
CHEROKEE

Areas Affected:
Anderson - Cherokee - Houston
Effective: Mon, 6/17 10:30am Updated: Mon, 6/17 10:45am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue, 6/18 10:30am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
The flood warning continues for
the Neches River Near Neches.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:30 AM Monday The stage was 12.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 12.8 feet by
after midnight tomorrow then begin falling.
* Impact...at 12.0 feet...Expect minor lowland flooding of the heavily
wooded floodplain. Ranchers that may have livestock and equipment
in the river bottoms should move them to higher ground.  Expect
minor flooding of the boat ramp.
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Information:
Do not drive vehicles through flooded waterways. Use caution when
walking near flooded riverbanks. Do not try to wade or swim in
flooded rivers and bayous.
For more hydrologic information, copy and paste the following website
address into your favorite web browser URL bar:
water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=shv

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
CHEROKEE

Areas Affected:
Anderson - Cherokee - Houston - Trinity
Effective: Mon, 6/17 5:00pm Updated: Mon, 6/17 10:45am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat, 6/22 1:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
The flood warning continues for
the Neches River Near Alto.
* from this afternoon to Saturday afternoon...or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 10:15 AM Monday The stage was 15.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
continue to rise to near 16.7 feet BY early Wednesday morning. The
river will fall below flood stage by early Friday morning.
* Impact...at 16.0 feet...Boat ramps and picnic areas near the river
will begin to flood. Ranchers should move cattle and equipment near
the river to higher ground.
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Information:
Do not drive vehicles through flooded waterways. Use caution when
walking near flooded riverbanks. Do not try to wade or swim in
flooded rivers and bayous.
For more hydrologic information, copy and paste the following website
address into your favorite web browser URL bar:
water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=shv