Irving, TX

1:41 PM CDT on May 29, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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METAR KGPM 291750Z 26004KT 10SM BKN013 BKN017 OVC023 22/20 A2999

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Pressure 29.99 in
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Dew Point 68 °F
Humidity 88%
Rainfall 5.35 in
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UV 4 out of 12
Pollen 1.90 out of 12
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Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KGPM 291750Z 26004KT 10SM BKN013 BKN017 OVC023 22/20 A2999

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Areal Flood Warning
Statement as of 11:59 AM CDT on May 29, 2015

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
the White Rock creek near White Rock creek at Greenville Ave.
* At 1115 am Friday the stage was 79.40 feet.
* Flood stage is 84 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at 10 am Friday.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to near 71.5 feet by
Friday evening.


Lat... Lon 3293 9682 3295 9676 3285 9669 3280 9669
      3279 9677 3285 9677





1220 PM CDT Fri may 29 2015

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Dallas County in north central Texas...

* until 615 PM CDT

* at 1218 PM CDT... local law enforcement reported continued flooding
on many roadways across the County... resulting from heavy rains
which occuerred last night and this morning.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Dallas... Garland... Irving... Grand Prairie... Mesquite...
Carrollton... Richardson... Rowlett... DeSoto... Grapevine... Cedar
Hill... Wylie... Coppell... Duncanville... Lancaster... Farmers
Branch... Balch Springs... University Park... Sachse and Seagoville.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause ponding of water in
urban areas... highways... streets and underpasses as well as other
poor drainage areas and low lying spots. Do not attempt to travel
across flooded roads. Find alternate routes. It takes only a few
inches of swiftly flowing water to carry vehicles away.


Lat... Lon 3298 9652 3255 9652 3255 9704 3299 9703


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929 am CDT Fri may 29 2015

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the West Fork Trinity River at Grand Prairie.
* Until late Sunday night... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 0830 am Friday the stage was 28.09 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to a crest near 30 feet
by Saturday afternoon. The river should fall below flood stage
Sunday afternoon.
* At 30 feet, moderate flooding will occur along the lowland areas of
the river.


Lat... Lon 3274 9703 3280 9700 3281 9693 3275 9693





937 am CDT Fri may 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Trinity River at Dallas.
* At 0900 am Friday the stage was 40.23 feet.
* Flood stage is 30 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to a crest near 43 feet
by Friday evening then begin falling but remain above flood stage.





937 am CDT Fri may 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Elm Fork Trinity River near Carrollton.
* At 0915 am Friday the stage was 11.81 feet.
* Flood stage is 8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage near 11 feet
by Saturday morning.





641 am CDT Fri may 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Rowlett creek near Sachse.
* At 0630 am Friday the stage was 30.89 feet.
* Flood stage is 24 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to a crest between 31 and
31.5 feet Friday morning. The river should fall below flood stage
Friday afternoon.





Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 3:42 PM CDT on May 28, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 6 PM CDT this evening
through Saturday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of north central Texas and northeast Texas...
including the following areas... in north central Texas...
Bosque... Collin... Comanche... Cooke... Dallas... Denton...
Eastland... Ellis... Erath... Fannin... Grayson... Hamilton...
Hill... Hood... Hunt... Jack... Johnson... Kaufman... Mills...
Montague... Navarro... Palo Pinto... Parker... Rockwall...
Somervell... Stephens... Tarrant... wise and Young. In northeast
Texas... Delta... Henderson... Hopkins... Lamar... rains and Van
Zandt.

* From 6 PM CDT this evening through Saturday morning

* widespread 1 to 3 inches with isolated higher amounts possible.

* 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.