Rain remains in the forecast for Gillespie County as weathermen predict chances of showers increasing up to 80 percent by 4 p.m. today and then continuing at that same high percentage from midnight through 10 a.m. tomorrow. Corresponding with that is a National Weather Service-issued flash flood watch in effect for all of South Central Texas from 5 p.m. this afternoon through 7 a.m. Wednesday morning. Widespread one to two inch amounts of rain are expected with localized higher amounts of three to five inches possible.
Hill Country CattleWomen will meet at 10 a.m. at Buzzie's Barbecue in Kerrville.
Sports Tennis anyone?
Fredericksburg High School's varsity tennis players have a 4 p.m. match scheduled against Class 5A Copperas Cove on Llano High School's. Any weather-related cancellations or delays will be announced by mid-afternoon when the team is due to load up the bus and head north.
The Billie netters will be looking to add to their 15-0 winning streak, following Saturday's 10-0 (17-2) victory over Mason. That, plus a district forfeit by Canyon Lake the same day, puts the FHS team at 17-4 on the season and 5-0 in district play — making the Billies District 27-3A champions and qualifiers for the regional team tennis tourney Nov. 1-2 in San Marcos.
It's also a big volleyball day—
Fredericksburg High School's varsity volleyball squad will play at Bandera tonight at 7 p.m. The junior varsity and freshman teams are also due to play at the Bulldogs' net, at 6 p.m. and 5 p.m., respectively.
Harper High School's varsity and two junior varsity teams will play at home this afternoon. The varsity team will host Center Point at 7 p.m., while the JV Green team will play the Pirates at 6 p.m. and the JV White team will start things off against Center Point at 5 p.m.
Heritage School's volleyball team will play at San Antonio Gateway at 6 p.m.
St. Mary's volleyball teams will play a district bout at St. Matthew today, with the 'B' team playing first at 5 p.m., followed by the 'A' team game.
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