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Josephine Police Department
Thursday November 5th, 2015 :: 12:32 p.m. CST

Advisory

FLASH FLOOD WATCH Until Friday 11/6/15 12:00 AM CST. Pay attention to changing weather and road conditions. TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN!

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR MUCH OF NORTH TEXAS...

.A FLASH FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR TODAY AND TONIGHT FOR AREAS GENERALLY ALONG AND SOUTHEAST OF A LINE FROM SHERMAN TO FORT WORTH TO COMANCHE.

SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE IN AREAL COVERAGE TODAY...WITH SOME PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN WHICH MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. RECENT HEAVY RAINFALL EVENTS HAVE LED TO SATURATED SOILS...MEANING THAT RUNOFF FROM 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAINFALL IN A SHORT AMOUNT OF TIME COULD LEAD FLASH FLOODING IN MANY OF THE AFFECTED AREAS. ADDITIONAL FLOODING MAY OCCUR ALONG CREEKS...STREAMS AND RIVERS.

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INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SHERMAN...DENISON...BONHAM...PARIS...
DENTON...LEWISVILLE...FLOWER MOUND...THE COLONY...PLANO...
GREENVILLE...COMMERCE...COOPER...SULPHUR SPRINGS...WEATHERFORD...
BRIAR...FORT WORTH...ARLINGTON...DALLAS...ROCKWALL...TERRELL...
KAUFMAN...FORNEY...WILLS POINT...CANTON...GRAND SALINE...VAN...
EDGEWOOD...EMORY...POINT...EAST TAWAKONI...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
411 AM CST THU NOV 5 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM CST THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* THOSE PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL TEXAS ALONG AND SOUTHEAST OF A LINE FROM SHERMAN TO FORT WORTH TO COMANCHE.

* FROM 6 AM CST THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING

* PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN ON SATURATED SOILS.

* THOUGH AREAS MAY ONLY EXPERIENCE ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN... THIS AMOUNT OVER A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME CAN LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING DUE TO THE ALREADY SATURATED SOILS IN PLACE. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS OF RAIN CAN ALSO BE EXPECTED.

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.

Address/Location
Josephine Police Department
108 W. Hubbard Street
Josephine, TX 75164

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 972-843-8085

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