Pecan Bayou crests below predictions


BROWNWOOD, Texas - The Pecan Bayou crested below original predictions by the National Weather Service.

The NWS's initial forecast had the bayou cresting Saturday afternoon at 16 feet. That was adjusted to sit at 15.4 feet Saturday morning.

The flooding was limited to businesses near the bayou, including Kroger's parking lot.

Water data showed Lake Brownwood dropped from 5 feet over the spillway to 4.4 feet on Saturday.

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