Alert: Flood Warning issued March 18 at 4:53AM CDT until March 18 at 8:00AM CDT by NWS Fort Worth TX

Event: Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Fort Worth TX
Issued: 2020-03-18T04:53:00-05:00
Expires: 2020-03-18T08:00:00-05:00
Description: The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a

* Flood Warning for…
Palo Pinto County in north central Texas…

* Until 800 AM CDT.

* At 453 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated that the heavy rainfall has
ended. However due to saturated soils…earlier rainfall continues
to run off and will cause flooding of streams and creeks as well as
other low lying and poor drainage areas.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include…
Mineral Wells, Graford and Possum Kingdom State Park.
Instruction: Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. Water
rises will generally be gradual, but flooding of some low water
crossings and other low-lying areas near rivers, creeks, and streams
is expected.
Link to more Info:
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Palo Pinto, TX

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4103827-3481060
CAP MessageType: Alert