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7:45AM Sunday; Guadalupe River Flood at Victoria
1. Residents who evacuated and motorists in general, should NOT drive through any water that is standing in low-lying neighborhood streets. Waves of water created by even slow moving cars can push water into homes and businesses that are currently dry.
2. The large amount of water that is still flowi…
Guadalupe River Flood at Victoria, 10:45am
River level – the river level is at 30.18 feet with a flow of 65,700 cubic feet per second. The river will stay near this level until at least midnight Saturday night before it begins dropping slowly.
Flood Impact

a.      Five people are in the Red Cross shelter at Firs…
Latest Guadalupe River Info for Victoria
Riverlevel/Projected Crest - At 8:45 am, the river was at 29.29 feet and slowly rising. The crest of the flood should hit Victoria about midnight Friday night, at 29.8 feet.
Addition expected rainfall in Victoria. According to the National Weather Service, the rainfall expected in Victoria over the n…
Sewage Accidentally Released Into Guadalupe River at Gonzales
(News release from the Gonzales Inquirer, Gonzales, Texas) — As if things aren't bad enough right now...Gonzales city officials announced Thursday afternoon that floodwaters from the Guadalupe River flowed into the city’s collection facility for domestic wastewater at about 8 a.m. Thursday, causing …
PETA OFFERS TIPS FOR SAFEGUARDING ANIMALS DURING FLOOD
As flooding continues in the area, PETA is offering important advice for ensuring the safety of companion animals should residents experience major flooding or be forced to evacuate.
Have your animals microchipped, and put secure, legible ID tags on them.
During a flood, never leave your animals outd…
More Guadalupe River Flood Rumor Control
From the desk of O.C. Garza at the Victoria Emergency Operations Center;  People are saying that Victoria will be hit by a river level near 33 or 34 feet. FALSE. The National Weather Service forecast has not changed more than an inch either way of a 29...
Guadalupe River Flood Rumor Control

From the desk of O.C. Garza, Communications Director for the City of Victoria;  People are saying that Canyon Lake is full and the GBRA will soon open all the flood gates, which will flood all downstream communities on the Guadalupe. FALSE! Yes, Canyon Lake is full again (cheers all around!!) but it…
Guadalupe River at Victoria Forecast
The National Weather Service is forecasting the Guadalupe River in Victoria to crest at 29.9 feet late Friday morning. City road closures include; Murray at Vine; River at Vine; Convent at Vine; Church at Vine; Bluff at Nueces; Second at Bridge; Glass at Third; Glass at Bridge...
Guadalupe River to Crest at Gonzales Today
(News release--Gonzales Inquirer, Gonzales, Texas) • The Guadalupe River at Gonzales is expected to crest at about 1 p.m. Wednesday at 43 feet — which is classified as major flooding. Conditions could remain flooded until 1 p.m. Thursday.
Sacred Heart Parish Spring Picnic Sunday
The Sacred Heart Parish Spring Picnic will be at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Hallettsville Sunday starting at 10am. A meal of country fried chicken, stew and home-made cornbread dressing with all the trimmings will be served from 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Kolaches, cakes, pies and many other pastries wi…

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