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

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
916 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

TXC119-277-300430-
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DELTA TX-LAMAR TX-
916 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1130 PM CDT FOR
DELTA AND LAMAR COUNTIES...

AT 913 PM CDT...FLOODING CONTINUED ACROSS LAMAR AND DELTA
COUNTIES...ESPECIALLY IN THE CITIES OF PARIS AND COOPER. TWO TO
THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN WITH ANOTHER HALF INCH
POSSIBLE IN THE NEXT HOUR. THIS RAINFALL WILL LEAD TO EXCESSIVE
WATER RUNOFF AND CAUSE FLASH FLOODING. LOW-LYING AREAS ARE MOST
VULNERABLE TO RAPIDLY RISING WATER. SOME LOW-WATER CROSSINGS MAY
FLOOD AND BECOME IMPASSABLE. IN ADDITION...PUBLIC REPORTED HIGH
WATER RESCUES ONGOING IN THE CITY OF PARIS.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
PARIS...COOPER...BLOSSOM...DEPORT...COOPER LAKE PARK DOCTORS CREEK...
ROXTON...PECAN GAP...TOCO AND SUN VALLEY.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

&&

LAT...LON 3393 9556 3388 9554 3389 9551 3388 9551
      3389 9546 3387 9540 3389 9532 3338 9531
      3335 9550 3336 9559 3331 9565 3330 9576
      3325 9579 3322 9586 3383 9585 3386 9581
      3385 9576 3389 9575 3388 9570 3394 9560

$$

STALLEY



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