Flood Warning Issued For Presidio County

The National Weather Service Has Issue the following: 

FLOOD WARNING issued at,1020 AM CDT THU SEP 25 2014

...The National Weather Service in Midland has issued a flood warning
for the following rivers in Texas...

  Rio Grande below Presidio 5SE affecting Presidio County

Releases from Luis Leon have increased again.  There will be a return to
flood levels over the weekend.


Motorists are urged to heed flood warnings, and exercise caution if
traveling through this area.  Vehicle-related fatalities are the
number one source of flood fatalities in West Texas and New Mexico.
If you encounter a flooded stretch of roadway, do not attempt to
cross it.  You and your vehicle could be swept downstream in rushing
floodwaters.  Turn around, don`t drown!

River levels are high.  Ranchers and farmers should move livestock
and machinery out of flood-prone areas if time permits.

Keep in mind that any additional rainfall across the area could
significantly change the present forecast stage.

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