Hopkins Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Tornado Watch
Statement as of 7:24 PM CDT on April 24, 2015

Tornado Watch 100 remains in effect until 1000 PM CDT for the
following locations

. Texas counties included are

Anderson Bell Bosque
Brown Coleman Collin
Comanche Concho Coryell
Dallas Delta Denton
Eastland Ellis Erath
falls Freestone Hamilton
Henderson Hill Hood
Hopkins Hunt Jack
Johnson Kaufman Lampasas
Limestone McCulloch McLennan
Menard Mills Navarro
Palo Pinto Parker rains
Rockwall San Saba Schleicher
Somervell Stephens Tarrant
Van Zandt wise Young

Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 6:56 PM CDT on April 24, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect until midnight CDT tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of north central Texas and northeast Texas...
including the following areas... in north central Texas...
Collin... Cooke... Dallas... Denton... Fannin... Grayson... Hunt...
Kaufman... Montague... Parker... Rockwall... Tarrant and wise. In
northeast Texas... Delta... Hopkins... Lamar... rains and Van

* Until midnight CDT tonight

* the combination of deep moisture and lift over the region is
expected to persist through this evening. These are favorable
ingredients for heavy rainfall which is likely to lead to
flash flooding.

* Flash flooding in urban areas will result in the rapid
flooding of low-lying areas. Avoid driving in or moving into
low lying areas if a thunderstorm moves over your location.
Avoid any water covered roadways as the roadway below the
water may be washed out. Most flash flooding deaths are

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions are favorable for heavy
rain which may lead to flash flooding. You should monitor the
latest forecasts from the National Weather Service and be
prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued for
your area.