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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 10:23 AM CDT Aug. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
Wise County in north central Texas...

* until 115 PM CDT.

* At 1022 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
minor flooding. Areas that are low lying or usually experience poor
drainage are most likely to experience flooding in the advisory
area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Decatur, Briar, Pecan Acres, Alvord, new Fairview, Aurora, Boyd,
Paradise, Cottondale, Rhome and Newark.

Additional rainfall of one to two inches is expected over the area.
This additional rain will cause minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.


Lat... Lon 3343 9738 3299 9740 3300 9773 3343 9772


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 10:23 AM CDT Aug. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
Wise County in north central Texas...

* until 115 PM CDT.

* At 1022 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
minor flooding. Areas that are low lying or usually experience poor
drainage are most likely to experience flooding in the advisory
area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Decatur, Briar, Pecan Acres, Alvord, new Fairview, Aurora, Boyd,
Paradise, Cottondale, Rhome and Newark.

Additional rainfall of one to two inches is expected over the area.
This additional rain will cause minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.


Lat... Lon 3343 9738 3299 9740 3300 9773 3343 9772


Godwin



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