Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
1221 AM CDT SAT JUN 24 2017

Denton TX-Collin TX-Dallas TX-
1221 AM CDT SAT JUN 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Southeastern Denton County in north central Texas...
  Southwestern Collin County in north central Texas...
  Northern Dallas County in north central Texas...

* Until 315 AM CDT.

* At 1220 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms that were
  producing heavy rainfall across southern Denton and Collin
  counties, as well as far northern Dallas County. Excessive runoff
  from these thunderstorms will cause urban and small stream
  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.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Dallas, Plano, Garland, Irving, Carrollton, Frisco, Richardson,
  Lewisville, Allen, Rowlett, Grapevine, Wylie, Coppell, The Colony,
  Farmers Branch, Sachse, Highland Village, Addison, Murphy and


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.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


LAT...LON 3292 9658 3293 9703 3311 9703 3313 9658



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