Flood Warning for Navasota River

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON, TX
1114 AM CDT Tue Apr 11 2017

…The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a flood warning for the following rivers…

Navasota River Near Normangee affecting the following counties in Texas…Brazos…Grimes…Madison

For Navasota River at Normangee, Major flooding is forecasted.

Rise to major flood due to heavy rainfall upstream and additional releases from Lake Limestone.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Persons are urged to stay away from the river until water levels recede.

Motorists should avoid any water covered roads and find an alternate route.

Livestock and equipment should remain out of the flood plain for the next few days.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather radio or other news sources for further updates.