Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
1256 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING FOR ALL OF NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS...

TXZ121>123-134-135-141>148-156>162-174-175-230200-
/O.EXA.KFWD.FF.A.0010.150523T1800Z-150525T0500Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
KAUFMAN-VAN ZANDT-RAINS-ELLIS-HENDERSON-COMANCHE-MILLS-HAMILTON-
BOSQUE-HILL-NAVARRO-FREESTONE-ANDERSON-LAMPASAS-CORYELL-BELL-
MCLENNAN-FALLS-LIMESTONE-LEON-MILAM-ROBERTSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TERRELL...KAUFMAN...FORNEY...
WILLS POINT...CANTON...GRAND SALINE...VAN...EDGEWOOD...EMORY...
POINT...EAST TAWAKONI...WAXAHACHIE...ENNIS...MIDLOTHIAN...
GLENN HEIGHTS...ATHENS...GUN BARREL CITY...COMANCHE...DE LEON...
GOLDTHWAITE...HAMILTON...HICO...CLIFTON...MERIDIAN...
VALLEY MILLS...HILLSBORO...CORSICANA...TEAGUE...FAIRFIELD...
PALESTINE...LAMPASAS...COPPERAS COVE...GATESVILLE...KILLEEN...
TEMPLE...FORT HOOD...WACO...MARLIN...MEXIA...GROESBECK...
BUFFALO...CENTERVILLE...JEWETT...OAKWOOD...CAMERON...ROCKDALE...
HEARNE...FRANKLIN...CALVERT
1256 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS EXPANDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE ALL OF NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS.

* FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING

* WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR
  ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS THIS WEEKEND. THE HEAVY RAIN WILL
  DEVELOP AND AFFECT THE WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE AREA SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON...WITH THE ACTIVITY GRADUALLY SPREADING EASTWARD
  SATURDAY NIGHT AND INTO SUNDAY. THE SOIL IS ALREADY
  SATURATED...SO ANY ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH
  FLOODING.

* WIDESPREAD RAINFALL OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED ACROSS ALL OF
  NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS. HIGHER AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE
  EXPECTED IN THE AREAS MAINLY NORTH AND WEST OF THE DFW METROPLEX
  WHERE LOCALIZED AMOUNTS OF UP TO 6 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR HEAVY
RAIN WHICH MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. YOU SHOULD MONITOR THE
LATEST FORECASTS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AND BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED FOR
YOUR AREA.

&&

$$

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>120-129>133-230200-
/O.CON.KFWD.FF.A.0010.150523T1800Z-150525T0500Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MONTAGUE-COOKE-GRAYSON-FANNIN-LAMAR-YOUNG-JACK-WISE-DENTON-COLLIN-
HUNT-DELTA-HOPKINS-STEPHENS-PALO PINTO-PARKER-TARRANT-DALLAS-
ROCKWALL-EASTLAND-ERATH-HOOD-SOMERVELL-JOHNSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOWIE...NOCONA...GAINESVILLE...
SHERMAN...DENISON...BONHAM...PARIS...GRAHAM...OLNEY...JACKSBORO...
DECATUR...BRIDGEPORT...DENTON...LEWISVILLE...FLOWER MOUND...
THE COLONY...PLANO...GREENVILLE...COMMERCE...COOPER...
SULPHUR SPRINGS...BRECKENRIDGE...MINERAL WELLS...WEATHERFORD...
BRIAR...FORT WORTH...ARLINGTON...DALLAS...ROCKWALL...CISCO...
EASTLAND...RANGER...GORMAN...STEPHENVILLE...DUBLIN...GRANBURY...
OAK TRAIL SHORES...GLEN ROSE...CLEBURNE...BURLESON
1256 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR

* ALL OF NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS.

* FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING

* WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR
  ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS THIS WEEKEND. THE HEAVY RAIN WILL
  DEVELOP AND AFFECT THE WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE AREA SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON...WITH THE ACTIVITY GRADUALLY SPREADING EASTWARD
  SATURDAY NIGHT AND INTO SUNDAY. THE SOIL IS ALREADY
  SATURATED...SO ANY ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH
  FLOODING.

* WIDESPREAD RAINFALL OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED ACROSS ALL OF
  NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS. HIGHER AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE
  EXPECTED IN THE AREAS MAINLY NORTH AND WEST OF THE DFW METROPLEX
  WHERE LOCALIZED AMOUNTS OF UP TO 6 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR HEAVY
RAIN WHICH MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. YOU SHOULD MONITOR THE
LATEST FORECASTS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AND BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED FOR
YOUR AREA.

&&

$$

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