The river is at its flood of record. Residents prepare for flooding near Nueces River - Duration: 2:48.

The Neches has been called "The Last Wild River" in east Texas.

The NWS has also issued a flood warning for the Neches River near Diboll from Friday afternoon to late Sunday night, or until the warning is cancelled. Floods in the basin are often of long duration.

Check the water level of the river before you come out to visit the refuge.

Neches River . In its final few kilometers, the river passes through Beaumont, Texas, one of the largest oil refining regions in East Texas. Flooding along Neches river in Tyler County. This map was created on August 30, 2017 with the best available data that the time. The Angelina & Neches River Authority shall conserve, store, control, preserve, use, and distribute the storm water, floodwater and the water of the rivers and streams of the state in the Neches River Basin for the benefit … The river is an important conduit from the oil refineries to the Gulf of Mexico and the world. … The USGS produced 19 maps for six heavily flooded river basins, to include the Lower Brazos, Lower Neches, Pine Island Bayou, Sabine, San Jacinto and San Bernard, as well as the coastal areas of Corpus Christi, Port Aransas and Matagorda Bay.

19: Minor lowland flooding. * At 8:30 AM CDT Friday the stage was 13.1 feet. Water across some roads near the river.

2:48. 21: Moderate lowland flooding occurs. The mapped area boundary, flood inundation extents, and depth rasters were created to provide an estimated extent of flood inundation along the Neches River within counties of Orange, Jasper, Hardin, Jefferson, and Tyler, including the communities of Beaumont, Evadale, Port Neches, and Central Gardens, Texas. The Naches River in Naches, Wash. is approaching flood stage, Tuesday, May 8th, 2017. This trail will take you to the Neches River and its associated wetlands Buzzard Slough and Twin Lakes.

High rainfall rates produce frequent flooding of low-lying areas, and large floods occur on the average every five years. 19 MILE BRIDGE RIVER ACCESS UVALDE TEXAS ADVENTURE - Duration: 5:55. ANRA Mission & Purpose Mission Statement. A drainage area of 10,011 square miles and abundant rainfall over the entire Neches Basin results in a flow near the Gulf of approximately 6,000,000 acre-feet per year.

This map was created on August … 24: Major lowland flooding occurs.

A unique species in this wild river and sometimes overlooked is the buffalo fish. Featured Stories Habitat for Waterfowl. The Flood Warning continues for the Neches River Near Neches. "These inundation maps depicting the Sabine and Neches rivers are provided by the United States Army Corps of Engineers Fort Worth and Galveston Districts to assist communities to plan and prepare for flooding. 19 MILE BRIDGE RIVER ACCESS UVALDE TEXAS ADVENTURE - … The Neches River … The Naches River in Naches, Wash. is approaching flood stage, Tuesday, May 8th, 2017.

Water enters buildings adjacent to gauge. Angelina & Neches River Authority 2901 N John Redditt Drive Lufkin, Texas 75904.