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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 5:46 AM CDT on April 30, 2016

Expires 9:30 PM EDT on May 03, 2016


The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Wood County in northeastern Texas...
Upshur County in northeastern Texas...
Smith County in northeastern Texas...

* until 1145 am CDT Saturday

* at 546 am CDT... Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
that widespread rainfall amounts of four to in excess of seven
inches has fallen across the warned area since Friday afternoon. A
number of roads remain flooded and closed... and runoff will
continue through much of the morning. Thus... flooding will persist
through this morning before slowly diminishing by midday.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Tyler... Whitehouse... Gladewater... Gilmer... Mineola... Winnsboro... Lindale...
Bullard... Troup... Quitman... Big Sandy... Hawkins... Ore City... Arp... East
Mountain... Cedar Springs... Diana... West Mountain... Golden and
Hainesville.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 3296 9517 3298 9515 3290 9515 3290 9471
      3284 9470 3284 9468 3282 9470 3266 9472
      3266 9476 3252 9500 3214 9499 3213 9546
      3220 9546 3223 9549 3230 9545 3236 9545
      3248 9559 3269 9559 3272 9564 3296 9567


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426 am CDT Sat Apr 30 2016

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Big Sandy Creek near Big Sandy.
* From this evening to Tuesday evening... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 4:00 am Saturday the stage was 10.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tonight and continue to rise
to near 18.2 feet by tomorrow early afternoon. The river will fall
below flood stage by early Tuesday morning.


Lat... Lon 3289 9531 3261 9508 3254 9507 3255 9511 3289 9537


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425 am CDT Sat Apr 30 2016

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Lake Fork creek near Quitman.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 4:15 am Saturday the stage was 18.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 19.9 feet by
tomorrow morning then begin falling.


Lat... Lon 3281 9552 3268 9536 3261 9534 3261 9537 3280 9552


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1001 am CDT Fri Apr 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Gladewater, Texas.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 915 am Friday the stage was 28.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 26 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 32.3 feet by
Tuesday early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact... at 32.0 feet... lowland flooding will continue to slowly
decrease over the next several days.


Lat... Lon 3257 9509 3251 9490 3245 9491 3251 9501 3253 9508


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1001 am CDT Fri Apr 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Hawkins, Texas.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 945 am Friday the stage was 25.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 23 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 26.2 feet by
early Sunday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at 25.0 feet... minor lowland flooding of pastures and
boatramps. Move livestock and equipment to higher ground.


Lat... Lon 3263 9535 3257 9509 3253 9508 3254 9521 3257 9535




1001 am CDT Fri Apr 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Mineola, Texas.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 915 am Friday the stage was 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 17.9 feet by
Monday early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact... at 18.0 feet... expect severe flooding with some barns
facing flooding. Preparations should be completed for moderate
flooding.


Lat... Lon 3278 9574 3263 9535 3257 9535 3259 9550 3273 9574




Local Storm Report



04/29/2016 0630 PM

Quitman, Wood County.

Flash flood, reported by 911 call center.


            Numerous County roads flooded





04/29/2016 0630 PM

Quitman, Wood County.

Flash flood, reported by 911 call center.


            Numerous County roads flooded





04/29/2016 0645 PM

9 miles N of Hawkins, Wood County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Numerous trees down... power lines down... numerous homes
            damaged





04/29/2016 0645 PM

9 miles N of Hawkins, Wood County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Numerous trees down... power lines down... numerous homes
            damaged





04/29/2016 0800 PM

Quitman, Wood County.

Flash flood, reported by 911 call center.


            Area wide flooding of roadways





04/29/2016 0800 PM

Quitman, Wood County.

Flash flood, reported by 911 call center.


            Area wide flooding of roadways





04/29/2016 0623 PM

4 miles NNW of Hawkins, Wood County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by law enforcement.


            At least one home damage in the FM 14 and FM
            2869 area.





04/29/2016 0623 PM

4 miles NNW of Hawkins, Wood County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by law enforcement.


            At least one home damage in the FM 14 and FM
            2869 area.



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American Samoa - Flash Flood Warning
California - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Florida - Special Statement
Georgia - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Frost Advisory , Public Information Statement
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Maine - Special Statement
Michigan - Frost Advisory
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
New York - Record Report
Oklahoma - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory, Flood Watch
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Puerto Rico - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
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South Dakota - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
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Vermont - Record Report
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Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement

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