Dallas Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 1:38 PM CST Dec. 13, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Elm Fork Trinity River near Carrollton.
* At 0115 PM Thursday the stage was 8.07 feet.
* Flood stage is 8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to a crest near 8 feet
by Friday after midnight then begin falling but remain above flood
stage.
* At 8 feet, minor flooding will occur upstream from the gage, near
the city Golf course.


Lat... Lon 3300 9688 3287 9687 3287 9699 3300 9700



Wind Advisory
Issued: 8:44 AM CST Dec. 13, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to
noon CST Friday...

* timing... 3 PM Thursday to noon Friday, with the highest winds
expected Thursday evening into early Friday morning.

* Winds... northerly winds will increase to around 25 to 35 mph,
with several gusts upwards of 40 to 45 mph. An isolated gust
as high as 50 mph is possible.

* Impacts... loose outdoor objects, such as decorations, will
likely be blown about in the wind. Driving will become
difficult on east-west oriented roads, especially for those in
high- profile vehicles. A few falling tree branches will pose
a hazard to those outside. Additionally, isolated power
outages will be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Strong winds with gusts to 50 mph are forecast to occur. These
winds will make driving difficult for all vehicles. Boaters
should stay off area lakes as waters will become very rough. Weak
trees may be blown over and some minor structural damage is also
possible. Residents should take action to ensure all lightweight
outdoor objects are secured.





844 am CST Thu Dec 13 2018

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to
noon CST Friday...

* timing... 3 PM Thursday to noon Friday, with the highest winds
expected Thursday evening into early Friday morning.

* Winds... northerly winds will increase to around 25 to 35 mph,
with several gusts upwards of 40 to 45 mph. An isolated gust
as high as 50 mph is possible.

* Impacts... loose outdoor objects, such as decorations, will
likely be blown about in the wind. Driving will become
difficult on east-west oriented roads, especially for those in
high- profile vehicles. A few falling tree branches will pose
a hazard to those outside. Additionally, isolated power
outages will be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Strong winds with gusts to 50 mph are forecast to occur. These
winds will make driving difficult for all vehicles. Boaters
should stay off area lakes as waters will become very rough. Weak
trees may be blown over and some minor structural damage is also
possible. Residents should take action to ensure all lightweight
outdoor objects are secured.