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WGUS84 KFWD 210001

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
601 PM CST TUE FEB 20 2018


Somervell TX-Erath TX-Parker TX-Hood TX-Comanche TX-
601 PM CST TUE FEB 20 2018

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a

* Flood Advisory for Minor Flooding in Poor Drainage Areas for...
Somervell County in north central Texas...
Erath County in north central Texas...
Parker County in north central Texas...
Hood County in north central Texas...
Comanche County in central Texas...

* Until 1000 PM CST.

* At 600 PM CST, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms that were
producing heavy rainfall across the advisory area. Excessive
runoff from these thunderstorms will cause minor flooding. Areas
that are low lying or usually experience poor drainage are most
likely to experience flooding. This means some low water crossings
in the region may become impassable. Up to two inches of rain have
already fallen.

Additional rainfall of around one inch is expected over the area.
This additional rain will cause minor flooding.


Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


LAT...LON 3230 9847 3251 9847 3251 9807 3300 9805
3299 9755 3256 9755 3255 9762 3220 9761
3192 9821 3184 9816 3169 9846 3172 9850
3170 9867 3208 9892


WGUS64 KFWD 202040

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
240 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

...Flood Watch remains in effect through Wednesday evening...

.Multiple rounds of moderate to heavy rainfall are expected through
late Wednesday. A Flood Watch will remain in effect for areas
along and east of a line from Gainesville to Stephenville to
Gatesville from now through Wednesday evening.


Palo Pinto-Parker-Tarrant-Dallas-Rockwall-Kaufman-Van Zandt-Rains-
Including the cities of Gainesville, Sherman, Denison, Bonham,
Paris, Decatur, Bridgeport, Carrollton, Denton, Lewisville,
Flower Mound, Plano, McKinney, Allen, Frisco, Greenville,
Commerce, Cooper, Sulphur Springs, Mineral Wells, Weatherford,
Briar, Fort Worth, Arlington, Dallas, Rockwall, Heath, Terrell,
Kaufman, Forney, Canton, Grand Saline, Wills Point, Van,
Edgewood, Emory, East Tawakoni, Point, Stephenville, Dublin,
Granbury, Oak Trail Shores, Glen Rose, Cleburne, Burleson,
Waxahachie, Ennis, Midlothian, Athens, Gun Barrel City, Hamilton,
Hico, Clifton, Meridian, Valley Mills, Hillsboro, Corsicana,
Teague, Fairfield, Wortham, Palestine, Copperas Cove, Gatesville,
Waco, Marlin, Mexia, and Groesbeck
240 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018


The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of north central Texas and northeast Texas, including
the following areas, in north central Texas, Bosque, Collin,
Cooke, Coryell, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Erath, Falls, Fannin,
Freestone, Grayson, Hamilton, Hill, Hood, Hunt, Johnson,
Kaufman, Limestone, McLennan, Navarro, Palo Pinto, Parker,
Rockwall, Somervell, Tarrant, and Wise. In northeast Texas,
Anderson, Delta, Henderson, Hopkins, Lamar, Rains, and Van

* Through Wednesday evening

* Rainfall totals of 2 to 4 inches with localized amounts of 6

* Flooding will be possible in low lying areas, creeks, rivers
and any other flood-prone areas.


A Flood Watch means that conditions are favorable for heavy rain
which may lead to flooding of low lying areas. You should monitor
the latest forecasts from the National Weather Service and be
prepared to take action should Flood Warnings be issued for your


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