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Anderson County, TX

Flood Warning issued for Anderson, Freestone, Leon by NWS
 9 days ago

Cover picture for the articleEffective: 2021-06-11 13:25:00 CDT Expires: 2021-06-16 07:00:00 CDT Urgency: Expected Severity: Moderate Certainty: Likely Instruction: Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks. Additional information is available at TXC001-161-289-121230- /O.EXT.KFWD.FL.W.0091.000000T0000Z-210616T1200Z/ /LOLT2.1.ER.210601T0506Z.210606T1515Z.210616T0000Z.NO/ 125 PM CDT Fri Jun 11 2021 ...The Flood Warning is now in effect until Wednesday morning... The Flood Warning continues for the Trinity River Near Long Lake (Oakwood). * Until Wednesday morning. * At 12:30 PM CDT Friday the stage was 34.7 feet. * Flood stage is 35.0 feet. * Minor flooding is forecast. * Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage this evening to a crest of 35.2 feet just after midnight tonight. It will then fall below flood stage Tuesday evening. * Impact...At 35.0 feet, Minor flooding of numerous ranches along the river is expected. Minor flooding of Coffield Prison farm and ranch lands near the river is to be expected. Target Area: Anderson; Freestone; Leon The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Texas Elm Fork Trinity River Near Carrollton affecting Denton and Dallas Counties. Trinity River At Trinidad affecting Navarro and Henderson Counties. Trinity River Near Long Lake (Oakwood) affecting Freestone, Anderson and Leon Counties.