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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
457 AM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-221300-
MONTAGUE-COOKE-GRAYSON-FANNIN-LAMAR-YOUNG-JACK-WISE-DENTON-COLLIN-
HUNT-DELTA-HOPKINS-STEPHENS-PALO PINTO-PARKER-TARRANT-DALLAS-
ROCKWALL-KAUFMAN-VAN ZANDT-RAINS-EASTLAND-ERATH-HOOD-SOMERVELL-
JOHNSON-ELLIS-HENDERSON-COMANCHE-MILLS-HAMILTON-BOSQUE-HILL-
NAVARRO-FREESTONE-ANDERSON-LAMPASAS-CORYELL-BELL-MCLENNAN-FALLS-
LIMESTONE-LEON-MILAM-ROBERTSON-
457 AM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.NOW...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE INTO AREAS
GENERALLY NORTH OF I-20 AND WEST OF INTERSTATE 35 WEST THROUGH 8
AM. ACTIVITY WILL BE MORE ISOLATED FURTHER SOUTH. MAIN THREATS
WILL BE LIGHTNING AND BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL WITH AMOUNTS TO BETWEEN
1/4 AND 1/2 INCH POSSIBLE. STREET FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE.

OTHERWISE...IT WILL BE GENERALLY CLOUDY AND COOL EARLY THIS
MORNING WITH TEMPERATURES HOLDING IN THE UPPER 50S AND 60S. PATCHY
FOG WILL CONTINUE SOUTHWEST OF A STEPHENVILLE...HILLSBORO...TEMPLE
LINE THROUGH MID MORNING.

$$




Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
437 AM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP DURING THE DAY
SATURDAY AS AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM APPROACHES FROM THE WEST.
THE SLOW MOVING SYSTEM WILL ALLOW THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN TO
DUMP WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES WITH LOCALLY
HIGHER AMOUNTS...MAINLY ACROSS THE NORTHERN HALF OF THE REGION. A
FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR AREAS GENERALLY ALONG AND
NORTH OF A LINE FROM CISCO TO CLEBURNE TO SULPHUR SPRINGS.

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>120-129>133-221800-
/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
437 AM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

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

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS AND NORTHEAST TEXAS... INCLUDING
  THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  COLLIN...COOKE...DALLAS...DENTON...EASTLAND...ERATH...FANNIN...
  GRAYSON...HOOD...HUNT...JACK...JOHNSON...MONTAGUE...PALO
  PINTO...PARKER...ROCKWALL...SOMERVELL...STEPHENS...TARRANT...
  WISE AND YOUNG. IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...DELTA...HOPKINS AND LAMAR.

* FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING

* WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR
  ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM CISCO...TO CLEBURNE...TO
  SULPHUR SPRINGS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. SOILS ARE ALREADY
  SATURATED...SO IT WILL NOT TAKE MUCH RAINFALL TO CAUSE FLASH
  FLOODING.

* WIDESPREAD 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED...BUT LOCALIZED AMOUNTS
  UP TO 6 INCHES OF RAINFALL 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.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
302 AM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-231200-
MONTAGUE-COOKE-GRAYSON-FANNIN-LAMAR-YOUNG-JACK-WISE-DENTON-COLLIN-
HUNT-DELTA-HOPKINS-STEPHENS-PALO PINTO-PARKER-TARRANT-DALLAS-
ROCKWALL-KAUFMAN-VAN ZANDT-RAINS-EASTLAND-ERATH-HOOD-SOMERVELL-
JOHNSON-ELLIS-HENDERSON-COMANCHE-MILLS-HAMILTON-BOSQUE-HILL-NAVARRO-
FREESTONE-ANDERSON-LAMPASAS-CORYELL-BELL-MCLENNAN-FALLS-LIMESTONE-
LEON-MILAM-ROBERTSON-
302 AM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS ALL OF NORTH AND
CENTRAL TEXAS THROUGH TONIGHT. LOCALIZED HEAVY RAINFALL FROM
SOME OF THESE STORMS MAY RESULT IN FLOODING. LIGHTNING STRIKES
WILL ALSO BE A HAZARD.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS ALL OF NORTH TEXAS
THROUGH THURSDAY...WITH THE MOST LIKELY CHANCES OCCURRING LATE
SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

THE WEEKEND STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCED COPIOUS AMOUNTS OF
RAINFALL WHICH WILL RESULT IN ADDITIONAL FLASH FLOODING AND
SIGNIFICANT RIVER FLOODING. ALTHOUGH NO ORGANIZED SEVERE WEATHER
IS EXPECTED...A FEW STORMS MAY PULSE AND PRODUCE DOWNBURST WINDS.
LIGHTNING STRIKES WILL ALSO BE A HAZARD.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$




Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
155 AM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following areas in Texas...

  Big Sandy Creek Near Bridgeport Affecting Wise County

  West Fork Trinity River Near Jacksboro Affecting Jack County

  West Fork Trinity River Near Boyd Affecting Wise County

  Denton Creek Near Justin Affecting Denton County

...The Flood Warning continues for the following areas in Texas...
  Elm Fork Trinity River Near Carrollton Affecting Dallas County
  Trinity River At Dallas Affecting Dallas County
  Trinity River At Trinidad Affecting Henderson and Navarro Counties
  Trinity River Near Long Lake Affecting Anderson...Freestone and
  Leon Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars through flooded areas.
Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.
Stay tuned to NOAA All Hazards Radio for the latest river forecasts.

&&

TXC121-221855-
/O.EXT.KFWD.FL.W.0095.000000T0000Z-150525T1400Z/
/DCJT2.1.ER.150520T1115Z.150521T1245Z.150525T0200Z.NO/
155 AM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Denton Creek Near Justin.
* At 0100 AM Friday the stage was 13.37 feet.
* Flood stage is 10 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river has crested and will continue to recede and
  fall below flood stage by Sunday night.

&&

LAT...LON 3311 9738 3302 9727 3307 9715 3315 9726

$$



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