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

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WGUS54 KFWD 311054
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
554 AM CDT THU JUL 31 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  FANNIN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS
  GRAYSON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS
  LAMAR COUNTY IN NORTHEAST TEXAS

* UNTIL 745 AM CDT

* AT 552 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED
A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAINFALL RAINFALL FROM
GRAYSON COUNTY...EAST TO LAMAR COUNTY...MOVING SOUTH AT 10 MPH.
RAINFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE
THROUGH 745 AM AND ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL WILL RESULT IN FLASH
FLOODING. SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF WATER ALONG HIGHWAY 82 AND VERY LOW
VISIBILITIES IN HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE SIGNIFICANT TRAVEL
PROBLEMS FOR MOTORISTS EARLY THIS MORNING AS WELL.

* LOCATIONS THAT WILL CONTINUE TO BE AFFECTED BY HEAVY RAIN
  INCLUDE...BELLS...SAVOY...BONHAM...ECTOR...DODD CITY...HONEY
  GROVE...BLOSSOM...HOWE...TOM BEAN...BONHAM STATE PARK...
  WHITEWRIGHT...GUNTER...VAN ALSTYNE...BAILEY...DEPORT AND LEONARD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH. TURN AROUND...DONT
DROWN. IT ONLY TAKES TWO FEET OF MOVING WATER TO CARRY AWAY MOST
VEHICLES...INCLUDING PICKUPS AND SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES. TAKE A
DIFFERENT ROUTE TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION OR WAIT UNTIL WATER
RECEDES. CHILDREN SHOULD NEVER PLAY AROUND HIGH WATER...DRAINAGE
DITCHES...STORM DRAINS...OR FLOODED STREAMS.

&&

LAT...LON 3397 9693 3386 9686 3384 9671 3392 9667
      3389 9661 3384 9662 3370 9635 3388 9600
      3385 9577 3394 9560 3389 9554 3388 9530
      3338 9530 3348 9557 3349 9574 3346 9585
      3340 9588 3334 9634 3340 9639 3342 9695

$$


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