Weather Alerts for Cherokee

Issued by the National Weather Service

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River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
CHEROKEE

Areas Affected:
Angelina - Cherokee - Nacogdoches
Effective: Tue, 2/13 8:45pm Updated: Wed, 2/14 8:45am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 2/14 8:45pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...
Angelina River Near Lufkin affecting Angelina, Nacogdoches and
Cherokee Counties.
For the Angelina River...including Alto, Lufkin...Minor flooding is
forecast.
...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...
* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* WHERE...Angelina River near Lufkin.
* WHEN...Until further notice.
* IMPACTS...At 165.0 feet, Expect flooding to continue for several
days with the majority of the gravel access roadway flooded.
Boaters and four wheel-operators should use caution traversing
both upstream and downstream on the Angelina River as currents can
become swift and turbulent.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- At 8:15 PM CST Tuesday the stage was 163.9 feet.
- Bankfull stage is 158.5 feet.
- Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
ending at 8:15 PM CST Tuesday was 163.9 feet.
- Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 164.1
feet early tomorrow afternoon. It will then rise to 164.4
feet Saturday evening. Additional rises are possible
thereafter.
- Flood stage is 161.0 feet.
- Flood History...No available flood history.
- http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood
&&

Information:
Do not drive cars through flooded areas.
Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.
Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.
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
The next statement will be issued Wednesday evening at 845 PM CST.

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
CHEROKEE

Areas Affected:
Anderson - Cherokee - Houston
Effective: Tue, 2/13 8:42pm Updated: Wed, 2/14 8:45am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 2/16 12:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Texas...
Neches River Near Neches affecting Anderson, Houston and Cherokee
Counties.
Neches River Near Alto affecting Anderson, Houston, Cherokee and
Trinity Counties.
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...
Neches River Near Diboll affecting Houston, Trinity, Angelina,
Tyler and Polk Counties.
For the Neches River...including Lake Palestine, Neches, Alto,
Diboll, Rockland...Minor flooding is forecast.
...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL EARLY FRIDAY AFTERNOON...
* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* WHERE...Neches River near Neches.
* WHEN...Until early Friday afternoon.
* IMPACTS...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.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- At 7:30 PM CST Tuesday the stage was 12.6 feet.
- Bankfull stage is 12.0 feet.
- Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
ending at 7:30 PM CST Tuesday was 12.6 feet.
- Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 12.6
feet just after midnight tonight. It will then fall below
flood stage Thursday evening.
- Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
- Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of
12.5 feet on 04/10/2014.
- http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood
&&

Information:
Do not drive cars through flooded areas.
Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.
Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.
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
The next statement will be issued Wednesday evening at 845 PM CST.

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
CHEROKEE

Areas Affected:
Anderson - Cherokee - Houston - Trinity
Effective: Tue, 2/13 8:42pm Updated: Wed, 2/14 8:45am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 2/16 9:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Texas...
Neches River Near Neches affecting Anderson, Houston and Cherokee
Counties.
Neches River Near Alto affecting Anderson, Houston, Cherokee and
Trinity Counties.
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...
Neches River Near Diboll affecting Houston, Trinity, Angelina,
Tyler and Polk Counties.
For the Neches River...including Lake Palestine, Neches, Alto,
Diboll, Rockland...Minor flooding is forecast.
...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL LATE FRIDAY EVENING...
* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* WHERE...Neches River near Alto.
* WHEN...Until late Friday evening.
* IMPACTS...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.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- At 8:15 PM CST Tuesday the stage was 16.7 feet.
- Bankfull stage is 16.0 feet.
- Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
ending at 8:15 PM CST Tuesday was 17.1 feet.
- Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage
late Thursday morning and continue falling to 14.4 feet
Sunday evening.
- Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
- Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of
16.8 feet on 11/01/2013.
- http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood
&&

Information:
Do not drive cars through flooded areas.
Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.
Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.
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
The next statement will be issued Wednesday evening at 845 PM CST.