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Overnight Storms Cause Flooding And Damage



    North Texans woke up to flooded roads and weather damage after a long night of heavy rain and sometimes sever storms. (Published Sunday, May 24, 2015)

    Severe weather moved through North Texas early Sunday morning, causing flash floods and some other storm damage.

    A Flood Warning is in effect for Anderson, Collin, Cooke, Dallas, Delta, Denton, Ellis, Freestone, Hopkins, Hunt, Kaufman, Montague, Navarro, Rockwall, Tarrant and Wise Counties. Meanwhile Flash Flood Warnings are in effect for Ellis and Johnson Counties.

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    A Flash Flood Watch remains in effect for most all North Texas counties as more rain is in the forecast Sunday.

    Weather Alert

    A Tornado Warning was briefly issued for Tarrant and Denton counties Sunday at 2:27 a.m. However, no actual tornado was spotted.

    The bigger issue was widespread flooding after heavy rain. Among the reports:

    -Irving/Dallas Border: California Crossing Road is closed to all traffic. Two men in an SUV were swept away by rising flood waters and had to be rescued.


    -Arlington: Around 3:30 a.m., Arlington PD tweeted a picture of a flooded street in the 1300 block of Abram Street and advised drivers to avoid the area.

    -Lewisville: The Emergency Manager for Denton County reported temporary road closures on corporate, Old Orchard and South Valley due to high water on the roads and stalled cars.

    -Irving: An NBC DFW crew took video of several cars stuck in high water at North Belt Line Road and Grande Bulevar. 


    -Irving: Roof damage is reported to a business near State Highways 114 and 161.

    -Dallas: A Flood Warning was issued for White Rock Creek at Greenville Avenue until late Sunday evening.

    -Keene: Johnson County Precinct 4 reporting CR 704C closed just off FM 2280 in Keene due to pavement washout- utilize 807 until fixed.

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