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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
1040 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE AND A COLD FRONT WILL BRING ANOTHER
ROUND OF PRECIPITATION ACROSS NORTH TEXAS TODAY. A FLASH FLOOD
WATCH WILL REMAIN IN EFFECT FOR ALL OF NORTH TEXAS UNTIL 8 PM...

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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-
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...TERRELL...
KAUFMAN...FORNEY...WILLS POINT...CANTON...GRAND SALINE...VAN...
EDGEWOOD...EMORY...POINT...EAST TAWAKONI...CISCO...EASTLAND...
RANGER...GORMAN...STEPHENVILLE...DUBLIN...GRANBURY...
OAK TRAIL SHORES...GLEN ROSE...CLEBURNE...BURLESON...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
1040 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS...NORTHEAST TEXAS AND SOUTH
  CENTRAL TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTH
  CENTRAL TEXAS...BELL...BOSQUE...COLLIN...COMANCHE...COOKE...
  CORYELL...DALLAS...DENTON...EASTLAND...ELLIS...ERATH...FALLS...
   FANNIN...FREESTONE...GRAYSON...HAMILTON...HILL...HOOD...
  HUNT... JACK...JOHNSON...KAUFMAN...LAMPASAS...LIMESTONE...
  MCLENNAN... MILLS...MONTAGUE...NAVARRO...PALO PINTO...PARKER...
  ROCKWALL... SOMERVELL...STEPHENS...TARRANT...WISE AND YOUNG.
  IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...ANDERSON...DELTA...HENDERSON...HOPKINS...
  LAMAR... LEON...RAINS AND VAN ZANDT. IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  MILAM AND ROBERTSON.

* UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING

* ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE WITH
  ISOLATED HIGHER TOTALS.

* SOILS ARE SATURATED ACROSS THE WATCH AREA. ANY ADDITIONAL
  HEAVY RAIN WILL RUNOFF QUICKLY AND RESULT IN FLASH FLOODING.
  IN ADDITION...HEAVY RAINS WILL ONLY AGGRAVATE ONGOING RIVER
  AND LAKE FLOODING ACROSS THE AREA.

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.

&&

$$

30

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1035 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

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AUSTIN-BRAZORIA-BRAZOS-BURLESON-CHAMBERS-COLORADO-FORT BEND-
GALVESTON-GRIMES-HARRIS-HOUSTON-JACKSON-LIBERTY-MADISON-MATAGORDA-
MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-WALLER-WASHINGTON-
WHARTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALVIN...ANAHUAC...ANGLETON...BAY CITY...
BELLVILLE...BRENHAM...BROOKSHIRE...BRYAN...CALDWELL...CLEVELAND...
COLDSPRING...COLLEGE STATION...COLUMBUS...CONROE...CORRIGAN...
CROCKETT...DAYTON...EAGLE LAKE...EDNA...EL CAMPO...FREEPORT...
FRIENDSWOOD...GALVESTON...GROVETON...HEMPSTEAD...HOUSTON...
HUMBLE...HUNTSVILLE...KATY...LAKE JACKSON...LAKE SOMERVILLE...
LEAGUE CITY...LIBERTY...LIVINGSTON...MADISONVILLE...
MISSOURI CITY...MONT BELVIEU...NAVASOTA...ONALASKA...PALACIOS...
PASADENA...PEARLAND...PIERCE...PRAIRIE VIEW...RICHMOND...
ROSENBERG...SEALY...SHEPHERD...SUGAR LAND...TEXAS CITY...
THE WOODLANDS...TOMBALL...TRINITY...WEIMAR...WHARTON...WILLIS...
WINNIE
1035 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
 COUNTIES...AUSTIN...BRAZORIA...BRAZOS...BURLESON...CHAMBERS...
 COLORADO...FORT BEND...GALVESTON...GRIMES...HARRIS...HOUSTON...
 JACKSON...LIBERTY...MADISON...MATAGORDA...MONTGOMERY...POLK...
 SAN JACINTO...TRINITY...WALKER...WALLER...WASHINGTON AND
 WHARTON.

* THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING

* A SLOW MOVING FRONT WILL PUSH INTO SOUTHEAST TEXAS SATURDAY
 AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
 TO DEVELOP ALONG AND AHEAD OF THE FRONT DURING THE AFTERNOON.
 A WEAK SEA BREEZE WILL ALSO DEVELOP AND COULD POSSIBLY MERGE
 WITH THE FRONT DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON. THIS SCENARIO COULD
 PRODUCE EXCESSIVE RAINS ALONG THE HIGHWAY 59 CORRIDOR. STORMS
 WILL BE SLOW MOVING AND CAPABLE OF PRODUCING 1 TO 2 INCHES AN
 HOUR. GENERAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES WILL BE
 POSSIBLE BUT THERE MAY BE ISOLATED AREAS OF 4 TO 6 INCHES. ANY
 RAINFALL AMOUNTS OVER 3 INCHES WILL CAUSE FLOODING PROBLEMS.

* GROUNDS ARE ALREADY SATURATED SO ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL WILL
 LIKELY RUN OFF INTO BAYOUS...CREEKS...RIVERS AND LAKES.
 TYPICAL LOW LYING AREAS SUCH AS UNDERPASSES COULD FLOOD
 QUICKLY WITH RAINFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES AN HOUR.
 ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD PROLONG RIVER FLOODING ACROSS THE
 AREA. HEAVY RAINFALL COULD OCCUR OVERNIGHT SATURDAY WHICH WILL
 INCREASE THE HAZARDS OF FLOODING. IF FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS ARE
 ISSUED IN YOUR AREA...DO NOT DRIVE INTO FLOODED ROADS OR
 UNDERPASSES. TURN AROUND DO NOT DROWN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1011 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...A FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH 7 PM CDT TODAY
FOR SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...EXTREME NORTHWEST
LOUISIANA AND FOR MUCH OF NORTHEAST TEXAS...

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124>126-136>138-149>151-310000-
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SEVIER-HOWARD-LITTLE RIVER-HEMPSTEAD-NEVADA-MILLER-LAFAYETTE-
CADDO-BOSSIER-MCCURTAIN-RED RIVER-BOWIE-FRANKLIN-TITUS-CAMP-
MORRIS-CASS-WOOD-UPSHUR-MARION-SMITH-GREGG-HARRISON-CHEROKEE-RUSK-
PANOLA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DE QUEEN...NASHVILLE...
MINERAL SPRINGS...DIERKS...ASHDOWN...HOPE...PRESCOTT...
TEXARKANA...STAMPS...LEWISVILLE...BRADLEY...SHREVEPORT...
BOSSIER CITY...IDABEL...BROKEN BOW...CLARKSVILLE...BOGATA...
MOUNT VERNON...MOUNT PLEASANT...PITTSBURG...DAINGERFIELD...
LONE STAR...NAPLES...OMAHA...ATLANTA...LINDEN...HUGHES SPRINGS...
QUEEN CITY...MINEOLA...WINNSBORO...QUITMAN...HAWKINS...GILMER...
BIG SANDY...JEFFERSON...TYLER...LONGVIEW...MARSHALL...
JACKSONVILLE...RUSK...HENDERSON...CARTHAGE
1011 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...
  SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHEAST TEXAS...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...HEMPSTEAD...
  HOWARD... LAFAYETTE...LITTLE RIVER...MILLER...NEVADA
  AND SEVIER. IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...BOSSIER AND CADDO.
  IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...MCCURTAIN. IN NORTHEAST TEXAS...
  BOWIE...CAMP...CASS...CHEROKEE...FRANKLIN...GREGG...
  HARRISON...MARION...MORRIS...PANOLA...RED RIVER...
  RUSK...SMITH...TITUS...UPSHUR AND WOOD.

* UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP AND SPREAD
  OVER THE AREA TODAY WITH THE PASSAGE OF AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH
  OF LOW PRESSURE AND ALONG AND NEAR A COLD FRONT THAT WILL BE
  SLOW TO MOVE SOUTH AND EAST ACROSS THE AREA. LOCALLY HEAVY
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO THREE INCHES ARE EXPECTED...WITH
  ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS. THE SOIL REMAINS SATURATED AND THIS
  NEW RAINFALL WILL QUICKLY RUNOFF INTO OUR ALREADY SWOLLEN
  LOCAL AND AREA WIDE DRAINAGE SYSTEMS.

* LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS...ESPECIALLY IN THE VICINITY
  OF RAPIDLY RISING BAYOUS...CREEKS AND STREAMS...WILL BE MOST
  PRONE TO FLASH FLOODING DURING HEAVY RAINFALL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

13

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
800 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS
FOR SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS HAS WEAKENED AS IT PUSHED THROUGH SOUTH
CENTRAL TEXAS. A SECOND LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS IS APPROACHING FROM
WEST TEXAS BUT IS ALSO SHOWING SIGNS OF WEAKENING. OUTFLOW FROM
THESE STORMS COMBINED WITH A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PRODUCE
SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS SOUTH
CENTRAL TEXAS DURING THE DAY ON SATURDAY AND POTENTIALLY INTO
SATURDAY NIGHT. SLOW STORMS MOTIONS COULD RESULT IN LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE WITH
ISOLATED AMOUNTS OF 3 INCHES. EVEN THESE LOWER AMOUNTS FALLING IN
A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME COULD CAUSE FLASH FLOODING.

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GILLESPIE-KENDALL-BLANCO-HAYS-TRAVIS-BASTROP-LEE-KINNEY-UVALDE-
MEDINA-BEXAR-COMAL-GUADALUPE-CALDWELL-FAYETTE-MAVERICK-ZAVALA-
FRIO-ATASCOSA-WILSON-KARNES-GONZALES-DE WITT-LAVACA-DIMMIT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LLANO...BURNET...GEORGETOWN...DEL RIO...
ROCKSPRINGS...LEAKEY...KERRVILLE...BANDERA...FREDERICKSBURG...
BOERNE...BLANCO...SAN MARCOS...AUSTIN...BASTROP...GIDDINGS...
BRACKETTVILLE...UVALDE...HONDO...SAN ANTONIO...NEW BRAUNFELS...
SEGUIN...LOCKHART...LA GRANGE...EAGLE PASS...CRYSTAL CITY...
PEARSALL...PLEASANTON...FLORESVILLE...KARNES CITY...GONZALES...
CUERO...HALLETTSVILLE...CARRIZO SPRINGS
800 AM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...ATASCOSA...BANDERA...BASTROP...BEXAR...BLANCO...
  BURNET...CALDWELL...COMAL...DE WITT...DIMMIT...EDWARDS...
  FAYETTE...FRIO...GILLESPIE...GONZALES...GUADALUPE...HAYS...
  KARNES...KENDALL...KERR...KINNEY...LAVACA...LEE...LLANO...
  MAVERICK...MEDINA...REAL...TRAVIS...UVALDE...VAL VERDE...
  WILLIAMSON...WILSON AND ZAVALA.

* THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING

* A COLD FRONT WILL HELP TRIGGER SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS SATURDAY AND
  SATURDAY NIGHT. SOME STORMS COULD MOVE SLOWLY...AND PRODUCE
  LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL. BETWEEN 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN IS
  POSSIBLE...WITH ISOLATED AMOUNTS UP TO 3 INCHES.

* DUE TO THE VERY MOIST CONDITIONS OF THE GROUNDS AND SOILS IN
  THE AREA...RAPID FLASH FLOODING OF CREEKS...STREAMS...LOW
  WATER CROSSINGS AND SOME ROADWAYS WILL BE POSSIBLE WHERE HEAVY
  RAIN DEVELOPS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS FLASH FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN OR NEAR
THE WATCH AREA. IF YOU ARE IN THE WATCH AREA...PLAN NOW FOR WHAT
YOU WILL DO IF FLASH FLOODING DEVELOPS. STAY INFORMED AND BE
READY TO ACT IF YOU SEE FLOODING OR IF A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS
ISSUED.

&&

$$

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