Batson, TX (77519)

12:42 PM CDT on September 19, 2019 (GMT -0500)
Sandy Ridge | | Change Station

Elev 92 ft 30.24 °N, 94.77 °W | Updated 19 seconds ago

Rain
Rain
72.7 °F
Feels Like 72.7 °F
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0.9
Wind Variable Wind from SSW
Gusts 1.1 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.97 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1200 ft
Overcast 2400 ft
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 13.97 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:05 AM 7:19 PM
Waning Gibbous, 74% visible
METAR K6R3 191615Z AUTO 20007KT 2SM +RA SCT012 OVC024 23/23 A2997 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SE THRU W P0019 T02300230
Pressure 29.97 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1200 ft
Overcast 2400 ft
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 13.97 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:05 AM 7:19 PM
Waning Gibbous, 74% visible
METAR K6R3 191615Z AUTO 20007KT 2SM +RA SCT012 OVC024 23/23 A2997 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SE THRU W P0019 T02300230

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Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 9:53 AM CDT Sep. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Neches River at Neches River saltwater barrier.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:15 am Thursday the stage was 5.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 8.3 feet by
Sunday evening then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 8.0 feet... widespread flooding, especially
in northwest Orange County from Lake View downstream to the
saltwater barrier. Several homes and camps are flooded or
threatend.
* Impact... at stages near 7.0 feet... water begins to go over bigner
Road into the saltwater barrier. Water also cuts off most access to
the Four Oaks ranch Road downstream of Four Oaks boat launch.
* Impact... at stages near 5.0 feet... water is about two feet over
portions of Four Oaks ranch Road.


Lat... Lon 3033 9404 3008 9401 3008 9413 3033 9421




953 am CDT Thu Sep 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Village Creek near Kountze.
* From Friday afternoon to Sunday evening... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 8:30 am Thursday the stage was 6.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow early afternoon and
continue to rise to near 18.9 feet by early Saturday morning.The
river will fall below flood stage by Sunday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 19.0 feet... water over Village Creek Road
bridge in Lumberton. Significant backwater flooding of homes and
Camp sites along the creek in the north side of Lumberton.
* Impact... at stages near 18.4 feet... the water will be at the low
chord of Highway 418.
* Impact... at stages near 17.0 feet... water covers low spots on
Willard Lake Road and Village Creek Road near Lumberton.
* Impact... at stages near 12.0 feet... the river is at bankfull
stage.


Lat... Lon 3048 9433 3050 9423 3026 9404 3016 9414 3033 9433




953 am CDT Thu Sep 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Pine Island Bayou near Sour Lake.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:45 am Thursday the stage was 30.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 35.3 feet by
tomorrow evening then begin falling. This brings the level at
Bevil Oaks to 31.4 feet.
* Impact... at stages near 35.5 feet... water reaches the gage shelter
floor.
* Impact... at stages near 34.0 feet... water reaches homes along old
Sour Lake Road near the river.
* Impact... at stages near 32.0 feet... major lowland flooding occurs.
Several homes on Riverbend drive in Bevil Oaks have water in them.
Water reaches floor of bridge along old Sour Lake Road.
* Impact... at stages near 31.0 feet... homes in the Bevil Oaks and
Pinewood areas begin to flood.
* Impact... at stages near 30.5 feet... Riverbend drive in Bevil Oaks
is impassable.
* Impact... at stages near 29.0 feet... moderate lowland flooding will
occur. Water covers roads in Bevil Oaks.
* Impact... at stages near 25.0 feet... water inundates roads in
lowland areas near the river. Low spots on old Sour Lake Road are
under water.
* Impact... at stages near 22.0 feet... river is at bankfull stage.


Lat... Lon 3012 9445 3024 9423 3021 9407 3013 9406 3004 9445




953 am CDT Thu Sep 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Neches River near Evadale.
* From Friday evening to Saturday evening... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 9:00 am Thursday the stage was 11.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow late evening and
continue to rise to near 17.1 feet by early Saturday morning.The
river will fall below flood stage by late Saturday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 17.0 feet... minor flooding expected with
the boat ramps at Evadale possibly becoming inaccessible. Flooding
can be expected in the low-lying areas of the Lakeview community in
Orange County.



Lat... Lon 3053 9414 3053 9402 3022 9406 3022 9416




922 am CDT Thu Sep 19 2019

... Flash flood emergency for southern Hardin, Jefferson, extreme
southern Jasper and southern Newton counties...

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Jefferson County in southeastern Texas...
southwestern Newton County in southeastern Texas...
southern Hardin County in southeastern Texas...
Orange County in southeastern Texas...
southeastern Jasper County in southeastern Texas...

* until 115 PM CDT.

* At 914 am CDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
heavy rain continues falling across the warned area. Ten to 30
inches of rain have fallen overnight and this morning. Flash
flooding is already occurring with numerous Road closures and
water rescues ongoing.

This is a flash flood emergency for southern Hardin, Jefferson,
extreme southern Jasper and southern Newton counties and is a
particularly dangerous situation. Seek higher ground now! If you are
caught outside and need assistance, please call 911. If you cannot
get through 911, call Beaumont Police Department at 409-832-1234, or
Jefferson County sheriff office at 409-835-8411.


* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Beaumont, Port Arthur, Orange, Nederland, Groves, Port Neches,
Lumberton, Vidor, Bridge City, Silsbee, West Orange, Sour Lake,
Nome, Deweyville, Evadale, Central Gardens, call, Hamshire,
Mauriceville and Buna.

Additional rainfall amounts of two to six inches are possible in the
warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Move to higher ground now. This is an extremely dangerous and
life-threatening situation. Do not attempt to travel unless you are
fleeing an area subject to flooding or under an evacuation order.


Lat... Lon 3026 9443 3039 9401 3070 9385 3071 9373
      3067 9364 3058 9373 3044 9370 3034 9376
      3029 9371 3014 9369 2998 9383 2999 9386
      2998 9385 2976 9402 2970 9435 2989 9436
      2989 9444 3011 9445 3011 9460 3026 9465



Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 10:50 AM CDT Sep. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Louisiana and southeast Texas, including the
following areas, in Louisiana, Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu,
East Cameron, Jefferson Davis, Vernon, and West Cameron. In
southeast Texas, Hardin, Jefferson, northern Jasper, northern
Newton, Orange, southern Jasper, southern Newton, and Tyler.

* Through Friday morning

* additional rainfall of 5 to 10 inches with isolated higher
amounts over all of southeast Texas and western Louisiana across
Vernon, Beauregard, Calcasieu, and Cameron parishes.

Additional rainfall of 2 to 5 inches of rain with isolated
higher amounts expected over Allen and Jefferson Davis parishes.

* Heavy rainfall in a short period of time may overwhelm
drainage systems causing flooding of streets and low lying
areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.