Flood Warning for the Paint Rock River extended until 3:00 am January 5th

The Weather Authority

A Flood Warning remains in effect for the Paint Rock River near Woodville until 10:40 am Saturday morning. At 9:00 am Friday, the river level was at 16.5 feet.

The river will rise to 16.7 feet just after midnight tonight. It will then fall to 16.2 feet and begin rising again early Sunday afternoon. The river is forecasted to rise to 16.7 feet early Monday afternoon and then fall below flood stage late Tuesday evening.

At 15 feet, floodwaters affect mostly the bottomland along the river, including low-lying farm and pastureland. This crest compares to a previous crest of 16.7 feet on 03/29/1980.

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