8:00 am Update (4/17/22) The Flood Warning has been cancelled for the Paint Rock River


A Flood Warning remains in effect for the Paint Rock River until early Monday morning, April 18th. At 6:00 am Sunday morning the stage was 13.53 feet. The river is expected to rise above the flood stage this morning to a crest of 15.5 feet this afternoon. It will then fall below the flood stage just after midnight tonight.

At 15.0 feet, floodwaters affect mainly the bottomland along the river including low-lying farmland and pastures. This crest compares to a previous crest of 15 feet on 05/17/1968.