The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a * Flash Flood Watch for portions of north central Texas, northeast Texas, and south central Texas, including the following areas, in north central Texas, Bell, Bosque, Coryell, Dallas, Ellis, Falls, Freestone, Hamilton, Hill, Johnson, Kaufman, Lampasas, Limestone, McLennan, Navarro, Rockwall, Somervell, and Tarrant. In northeast Texas, Anderson, Henderson, Leon, Rains, and Van Zandt. In south central Texas, Milam and Robertson. * From 10 AM CDT this morning through 7 PM CDT this evening. * Amounts...Widespread rainfall amounts of 2-3 inches appear likely across the watch area over the span of a few hours. Localized amounts in excess of 4 inches will also be possible across locales that receive multiple rounds of thunderstorms today. * Overview...Very heavy rainfall rates associated with an incoming area of low pressure will bring a threat for flash flooding today. This activity is expected to rapidly clear the region later this afternoon and evening. Additional thunderstorms appear possible overnight, but the widespread flash flood threat looks to end by this evening. 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.
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