...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS EXPANDED THE
* FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS AND
NORTHEAST TEXAS, INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES:
ELLIS, HILL, HUNT, KAUFMAN, MCLENNAN, NAVARRO, DELTA,
HENDERSON, HOPKINS, RAINS, AND VAN ZANDT.
* THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING
* MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE
EXPECTED THROUGH TUESDAY. THE MOST LIKELY AREA FOR HEAVY RAIN IS
FROM THE COMANCHE AREA THROUGH THE SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF THE DFW
METROPLEX INTO EAST TEXAS.
* RAINFALL AMOUNTS IN THE FLOOD WATCH AREA WILL AVERAGE BETWEEN 3
AND 5 INCHES WITH ISOLATED 7 INCH AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.
A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR HEAVY RAIN
WHICH MAY LEAD TO FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS AND LOCATIONS ALONG
CREEKS, STREAMS, AND RIVERS. YOU SHOULD MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AND BE PREPARED TO
TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED FOR YOUR AREA.
Texas Sports Hall of Fame Book Festival: July 15, 2017
Highlighting the Texas Sports Hall of Fame’s first-ever book festival July 15 are football, boxing, football, baseball, football, integration and more football, but that’s to be expected in the pigskin-crazy Lone Star State.