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Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Collin (TXC085) Texas Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Flood Warning Flood Warning - Collin (Texas)


Updated:09/22/2018 2:27am
Effective:09/22/2018 2:27am
Expires:09/23/2018 7:34pm
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Collin
 
Instructions: Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks. Stay tuned to noaa all hazards radio for the latest river forecasts.

Message summary: ...the flood warning continues for the following areas in texas...
West fork trinity river near boyd affecting wise county elm fork trinity river near carrollton affecting dallas county east fork trinity river at mckinney affecting collin county denton creek near justin affecting denton county the flood warning continues for the east fork trinity river at mckinney.
* at 0130 am saturday the stage was 16.61 feet.
* flood stage is 16 feet.
* minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* forecast...the river will continue rising to a crest near 18 feet by saturday afternoon. The river should fall below flood stage sunday morning. &&
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Flood Warning Flood Warning - Collin (Texas)


Updated:09/22/2018 2:20am
Effective:09/22/2018 5:09am
Expires:09/23/2018 1:13am
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Collin
 
Instructions: Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks. Stay tuned to noaa all hazards radio for the latest river forecasts.

Message summary: ...the national weather service in fort worth has issued a flood warning for the following areas in texas...
Sister grove creek near blue ridge affecting collin county
...forecast flooding changed from minor to moderate severity for the following areas in texas...
West fork trinity river at grand prairie affecting dallas and tarrant counties
...forecast flooding changed from moderate to major severity for the following areas in texas...
Trinity river at dallas affecting dallas county the national weather service in fort worth has issued a
* flood warning for the sister grove creek near blue ridge.
* until late tonight...or until the warning is cancelled.
* at 0200 am saturday the stage was 23.14 feet.
* flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* minor flooding is forecast.
* forecast...the river should rise to a crest near 24 feet by saturday morning. The river should fall below flood stage by saturday afternoon.
* at 24 feet, minor out of bank flooding along the creek is expected. Rural roads, along with farm and ranch land near the creek, will begin to flood. &&
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Flood Advisory Flood Advisory - Collin (Texas)


Updated:09/22/2018 2:12am
Effective:09/22/2018 2:27am
Expires:09/23/2018 7:34pm
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Collin
 
Instructions: Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding.

Message summary: The national weather service in fort worth has issued a
* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
Collin county in north central texas...
* until 515 am cdt.
* at 209 am cdt, doppler radar indicated moderate rainfall 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. This area already experienced heavy rainfall earlier today, so even light amounts may cause additional flooding of creeks, streams, and low-lying areas. Additional rainfall of around 1 inch is possible through 5 am.
* some locations that will experience flooding include...
Plano, mckinney, frisco, richardson, allen, wylie, sachse, murphy, prosper, royse city, anna, fairview, princeton, celina, lucas, parker, farmersville, van alstyne, lowry crossing and melissa.
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Flash Flood Watch Flash Flood Watch - Collin (Texas)


Updated:09/21/2018 8:02pm
Effective:09/21/2018 8:02pm
Expires:09/22/2018 1:00pm
Severity:Severe
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Possible
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Bell; Bosque; Collin; Comanche; Cooke; Coryell; Dallas; Delta; Denton; Eastland; Ellis; Erath; Fannin; Grayson; Hamilton; Hill; Hood; Hopkins; Hunt; Jack; Johnson; Lamar; Lampasas; McLennan; Mills; Montague; Palo Pinto; Parker; Rockwall; Somervell; Stephens; Tarrant; Wise; Young
 
Instructions: 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.

Message summary: ...flash flood watch remains in effect through saturday afternoon...
The flash flood watch continues for
* portions of north central texas and northeast texas, including the following areas, in north central texas, bell, bosque, collin, comanche, cooke, coryell, dallas, denton, eastland, ellis, erath, fannin, grayson, hamilton, hill, hood, hunt, jack, johnson, lampasas, mclennan, mills, montague, palo pinto, parker, rockwall, somervell, stephens, tarrant, wise, and young. In northeast texas, delta, hopkins, and lamar.
* through saturday afternoon
* widespread showers and thunderstorms will continue overnight and into saturday. The heaviest rainfall is expected during the overnight hours.
* rainfall totals of 3 to 6 inches will be possible especially near and northwest of highway 377. Isolated rainfall amounts of close to 8 inches will also be possible, especially across the big country and western north texas.
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