Weather Alerts for Rusk

Issued by the National Weather Service

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
RUSK

Areas Affected:
Nacogdoches - Rusk - San Augustine - Shelby
Effective: Mon, 4/22 1:34pm Updated: Mon, 4/22 2:06pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 4/25 5:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The flood warning extended until Thursday afternoon...The flood
warning continues for
the Attoyac Bayou Near Chireno.
* until Thursday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:30 AM Monday The stage was 15.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.4 feet by this
evening. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday before
midnight.
* Impact...at 14.0 feet...Expect lowland flooding for the next several
days of the heavily wooded floodplain. Ranchers that have cattle
and equipment near the river should move them 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