Alert: Flash Flood Warning issued February 12 at 6:26AM CST until February 12 at 9:30AM CST by NWS Shreveport LA

Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Shreveport LA
Issued: 2020-02-12T06:26:00-06:00
Expires: 2020-02-12T09:30:00-06:00
WEA Text: NWS: FLASH FLOOD WARNING this area til 9:30 AM CST. Avoid flooded areas.
Description: The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for…
Smith County in northeastern Texas…
Western Marion County in northeastern Texas…
Northwestern Harrison County in northeastern Texas…
Southeastern Wood County in northeastern Texas…
Upshur County in northeastern Texas…
Gregg County in northeastern Texas…

* Until 930 AM CST.

* At 625 AM CST, Doppler radar and automated gauges indicated
thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Up to
three inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing
or expected to begin shortly.

HAZARD…Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms.

SOURCE…Radar and automated gauges.

IMPACT…Flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas,
highways, streets and underpasses as well as other
drainage and low lying areas.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include…
Tyler, Longview, Kilgore, Whitehouse, White Oak, Gladewater,
Gilmer, Lindale, Bullard, Jefferson, Big Sandy, Hawkins, Ore City,
Clarksville City, East Mountain, Harleton, Berea, Diana, Rosewood
and Liberty City.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible in the
warned area.
Instruction: Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
Link to more Info:
Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Wood, TX; Harrison, TX; Smith, TX; Marion, TX; Upshur, TX; Gregg, TX

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4055237-3442277
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings