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Flood Warning

Statement as of 2:50 PM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 10:10 AM EDT on May 25, 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
the sister Grove creek near Blue Ridge.
* At 0200 PM Sunday the stage was 26.51 feet.
* Flood stage is 24 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to a crest near 27 feet
by Sunday evening. The river should fall below flood stage late
Monday afternoon.


Lat... Lon 3330 9654 3325 9654 3325 9641 3330 9641




250 PM CDT sun may 24 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the East Fork Trinity River at McKinney.
* At 0130 PM Sunday the stage was 16.69 feet.
* Flood stage is 16 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river has crested and will continue to recede and
fall below flood stage by Sunday night.
* At 16 feet, minor out of bank flooding will begin along the river.


Lat... Lon 3323 9667 3315 9661 3316 9649 3325 9654




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:07 PM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on May 25, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Monday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* all of north central Texas.

* Through Monday evening

* an upper level disturbance will track through the region
tomorrow and bring another round of severe thunderstorms with
heavy rainfall. The soil is already saturated... so any
additional heavy rainfall will cause flash flooding.

* Average rainfall of 1 to 3 inches with locally higher amounts is
expected over north central Texas Monday.

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.



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Record Report

Statement as of 4:27 PM CDT on May 24, 2015


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Dallas Fort Worth...

a record rainfall of 3.3 inches was set at Dallas Fort Worth today.
This breaks the old record of 3.28 set in 1908.



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 5:33 PM CDT on May 24, 2015


... NWS damage survey for Sunday may 24 2015 tornado event...

.Overview... Two early morning tornadoes are confirmed in Dallas County
from the overnight storms. The first... began in the city of Dallas as damage
to trees and power lines occurred near the intersection of Walnut Hill and
marsh. The tornado continued to the north-northwest in a narrow convergent
path. As the tornado crossed over LBJ freeway at josey Lane... an apartment
complex suffered roof damage as the tornado moved into Farmers Branch. Most
of the damage in the city of Dallas was EF0 damage... but the damage increased
as the storm moved into the city of Farmers Branch. A few warehouse buildings
suffered roof damage near the intersection of valwood Parkway and I-35e before
the tornado dissipated near Standridge Stadium Park... barely across the
Carrollton city limits.

The Irving tornado occurred roughly at the same time as the Dallas / Farmers
Branch tornado... but was slightly stronger. This tornado produced extensive
damage to trees... power lines... and businesses in the vicinity of Highway
114 and MacArthur. This tornado began just north of a Golf course in Las
Colinas... and traveled northwest for slightly over a mile. The most extensive
damage occurred at buildings on north MacArthur Boulevard between corporate
drive and west Walnut Hill Lane.

Survey crews also looked at sporadic damage in Ellis County... between
Waxahachie and Midlothian. This damage was determined to be straight line
wind damage... with estimated wind speeds of 65 to 70 mph.

Additional areas of damage will be investigated as more information is made
available.

.Farmers Branch tornado...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100-105 mph
path length /statute/: 5.1 miles
path width /maximum/: 200 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: may 24 2015
start time: 2:34 am CDT
start location: 8 NW Dallas / Dallas / TX
start lat/lon: 32.88 / -96.86

End date: may 24 2015
end time: 2:39 am CDT
end location: 1 NW Farmers Branch / Dallas / TX
end_lat/lon: 32.94 / -96.91

.Irving tornado...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 105-110 mph
path length /statute/: 1.1 mile
path width /maximum/: 300 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: may 24 2015
start time: 2:34 am CDT
start location: 2 N Irving / Dallas / TX
start lat/lon: 32.88 / -96.96

End date: may 24 2015
end time: 2:36 am CDT
end location: 3 N Irving / Dallas / TX
end_lat/lon: 32.89 / -96.97

.Ef scale: the Enhanced Fujita scale classifies
tornadoes into the following categories.

EF0... weak... ... 65 to 85 mph
EF1... weak... ... 86 to 110 mph
EF2... strong... .111 to 135 mph
EF3... strong... .136 to 165 mph
EF4... violent... 166 to 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the events and publication in
NWS storm data.


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