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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:44 AM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Gladewater, Texas.
* From this evening until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 1015 am Thursday the stage was 23.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 26 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage this Thursday evening and
continue to rise to near 31.2 feet by Sunday morning.
* Impact... at 32.0 feet... minor lowland flooding of trails and
secondary roadways and boat ramps.


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




1044 am CST Thu Feb 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Hawkins, Texas.
* From Sunday afternoon until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 945 am Thursday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 23 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Sunday afternoon and continue
to rise to near 25.1 feet by Tuesday morning. Additional rises
remain possible thereafter.
* 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




1044 am CST Thu Feb 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Mineola, Texas.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1015 am Thursday the stage was 15.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 17.1 feet by
Sunday early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact... at 18.0 feet... some barns face flooding.


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




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 11:23 AM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma, and
Texas, including the following areas, in Arkansas, Columbia,
Hempstead, Howard, Lafayette, Little River, Miller, Nevada,
Sevier, and Union. In Louisiana, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo,
Caldwell, Claiborne, De Soto, Grant, Jackson, La Salle,
Lincoln, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Red River, Sabine, Union,
Webster, and Winn. In southeast Oklahoma, McCurtain. In Texas,
Angelina, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Franklin, Gregg,
Harrison, Marion, Morris, Nacogdoches, Panola, Red River,
Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby, Smith, Titus, Upshur, and
wood.

* Through early Friday morning.

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall with storms repeatedly
moving over the same areas will be possible. Additional rainfall
amounts of two to three inches, with isolated higher amounts
will be possible.

* Flash flooding of roads, low lying, and poor drainage areas
will be possible. If you encounter flash flooding while
driving your vehicle, remember to turn around, don't drown.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
Be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 11:23 AM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma, and
Texas, including the following areas, in Arkansas, Columbia,
Hempstead, Howard, Lafayette, Little River, Miller, Nevada,
Sevier, and Union. In Louisiana, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo,
Caldwell, Claiborne, De Soto, Grant, Jackson, La Salle,
Lincoln, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Red River, Sabine, Union,
Webster, and Winn. In southeast Oklahoma, McCurtain. In Texas,
Angelina, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Franklin, Gregg,
Harrison, Marion, Morris, Nacogdoches, Panola, Red River,
Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby, Smith, Titus, Upshur, and
wood.

* Through early Friday morning.

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall with storms repeatedly
moving over the same areas will be possible. Additional rainfall
amounts of two to three inches, with isolated higher amounts
will be possible.

* Flash flooding of roads, low lying, and poor drainage areas
will be possible. If you encounter flash flooding while
driving your vehicle, remember to turn around, don't drown.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
Be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.




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