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Saturday July 6th, 2019 :: 06:11 p.m. CDT

Advisory

Flood advisory for Northern Tarrant County until 9:00pm. Turn around don't drown!

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN DENTON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  NORTHERN TARRANT COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL 900 PM CDT.

* AT 558 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS THAT WERE
PRODUCING HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS SOUTHERN DENTON COUNTY AND   NORTHERN TARRANT COUNTY. EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THESE THUNDERSTORMS   WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING. AREAS THAT ARE LOW LYING OR USUALLY EXPERIENCE POOR DRAINAGE ARE MOST LIKELY TO EXPERIENCE FLOODING.
THIS MEANS SOME LOW WATER CROSSINGS IN THE REGION MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE. UP TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN WITH ANOTHER 1 TO 2 INCHES POSSIBLE THROUGH 8 PM.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
FORT WORTH, LEWISVILLE, FLOWER MOUND, EULESS, GRAPEVINE, HALTOM CITY, KELLER, HURST, SOUTHLAKE, WATAUGA, COLLEYVILLE, SAGINAW, HIGHLAND VILLAGE, AZLE, TROPHY CLUB, LAKE WORTH, EAGLE MOUNTAIN, BRIAR, NORTH RICHLAND HILLS AND ROANOKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

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Fort Worth
236 Texas St
Fort Worth, TX 76102

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