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Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:53 AM CDT on May 02, 2016

Expires 4:00 PM EDT on May 03, 2016


... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Hawkins.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:45 am Monday the stage was 31.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 32.9 feet by
tomorrow evening then begin falling.


Lat... Lon 3263 9535 3257 9509 3253 9508 3254 9521 3257 9535


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1049 am CDT Mon may 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Gladewater.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:15 am Monday the stage was 32.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 36.5 feet by
Thursday early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact... at 36.0 feet... expect moderate to severe flooding with some
secondary roadways near the river to be closed. Also homes will be
threatened with flooding and preparations should be completed for a
major flood.


Lat... Lon 3257 9509 3251 9490 3245 9491 3251 9501 3253 9508




1049 am CDT Mon may 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Mineola.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:15 am Monday the stage was 19.1 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 18.6 feet
by tomorrow morning.
* Impact... at 20.0 feet... severe flooding with numerous barns and farm
houses facing inundation. Preparations should be rushed to
completion for near record flooding.


Lat... Lon 3278 9574 3263 9535 3257 9535 3259 9550 3273 9574




955 am CDT Mon may 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mud Creek near Jacksonville, Texas.
* Until Tuesday afternoon... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 900 am Monday the stage was 10.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 9 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
this Monday evening.
* Impact... at 10.0 feet... minor lowland flooding.


Lat... Lon 3180 9498 3198 9519 3218 9516 3194 9513 3185 9497




Local Storm Report



04/29/2016 0555 PM

2 miles E of Lindale, Smith County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            *** 2 inj *** a long-track multi-vortex EF2 tornado
            with peak winds between 120-125 mph began east of
            Lindale. Numerous trees were uprooted and snapped as it
            traveled NE through Smith... wood... and Upshur counties.
            EF2 damage was found in Smith County between FM 16 and
            FM 2710 where a cell phone tower... a house... and two
            Mobile homes sustained major damage. An ozarka water
            bottling plant north of Hawkins sustained major roof
            damage. Path length of this tornado was 27.36
            miles... with a path width of 1.88 miles.





04/29/2016 0555 PM

2 miles E of Lindale, Smith County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            *** 2 inj *** a long-track multi-vortex EF2 tornado
            with peak winds between 120-125 mph began east of
            Lindale. Numerous trees were uprooted and snapped as it
            traveled NE through Smith... wood... and Upshur counties.
            EF2 damage was found in Smith County between FM 16 and
            FM 2710 where a cell phone tower... a house... and two
            Mobile homes sustained major damage. An ozarka water
            bottling plant north of Hawkins sustained major roof
            damage. Path length of this tornado was 27.36
            miles... with a path width of 1.88 miles.





04/29/2016 0550 PM

Lindale, Smith County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            An EF2 tornado with winds estimated between 110-115 mph
            touched down just west of Highway 69 near its
            intersection with mayor street. As it crossed Highway
            69... the tornado strengthened resulting in major damage
            to the hibbett sports and dollar tree stores. Tree and
            roof damage to homes were noted in subdivisions between
            Highway 69 and CR 431 before lifting near the
            intersection of CR 431 and Pierce street. The path
            length of the tornado was 1 mile... with a path width of
            400 yards.





04/29/2016 0550 PM

Lindale, Smith County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            An EF2 tornado with winds estimated between 110-115 mph
            touched down just west of Highway 69 near its
            intersection with mayor street. As it crossed Highway
            69... the tornado strengthened resulting in major damage
            to the hibbett sports and dollar tree stores. Tree and
            roof damage to homes were noted in subdivisions between
            Highway 69 and CR 431 before lifting near the
            intersection of CR 431 and Pierce street. The path
            length of the tornado was 1 mile... with a path width of
            400 yards.





04/30/2016 1000 am

Troup, Smith County.

Flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Area wide flooding





04/30/2016 1000 am

Troup, Smith County.

Flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Area wide flooding





04/30/2016 1000 am

Whitehouse, Smith County.

Flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Area wide flooding





04/30/2016 1000 am

Whitehouse, Smith County.

Flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Area wide flooding





04/30/2016 1000 am

Lindale, Smith County.

Flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Area wide flooding in Lindale





04/30/2016 1000 am

Lindale, Smith County.

Flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Area wide flooding in Lindale





04/29/2016 0545 PM

4 miles WSW of Lindale, Smith County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            Several downed trees on the west side of
            Hideaway Lake. Roof damage to one house as
            well.





04/29/2016 0555 PM

Lindale, Smith County.

Tornado, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            *** 2 inj *** numerous trees down... power lines down





04/29/2016 0551 PM

Lindale, Smith County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            Picture on twitter of significant damage to
            the front of a building south of downtown
            Lindale along Hwy 69.





04/29/2016 0554 PM

1 miles NE of Lindale, Smith County.

Tornado, reported by trained spotter.


            Tornado on the ground at FM 16 and US
            69... seen from bob Wells Nursery.





04/29/2016 0600 PM

1 miles NNW of Lindale, Smith County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by law enforcement.


            Lindale pd is reporting roof debris blocking
            entrances to dollar tree at 1500 S main St.
            Also multiple trees down in the area.





04/29/2016 0547 PM

2 miles SW of Lindale, Smith County.

Tornado, reported by trained spotter.


            Stove pipe tornado along with power flashes
            observed 10 miles north of Tyler pounds
            Airport.





04/29/2016 1205 PM

3 miles WNW of Tyler, Smith County.

Hail e1.75 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Pictures of Golf Ball size hail submitted to
            the Tyler media from the west side of Tyler
            around 1205 PM.





04/29/2016 1220 PM

5 miles NNW of Tyler, Smith County.

Hail e1.75 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            Golf Ball size hail reported 2.5 miles north
            of Tyler along Hwy 69 .





04/29/2016 1205 PM

4 miles WSW of Tyler, Smith County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Picture of quarter size hail along spur 364
            tweeted to Tyler media.





04/29/2016 1205 PM

5 miles S of Tyler, Smith County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by amateur radio.


            Quarter size hail reported on Hwy 69
            approximately 2.5 miles south of loop 323.



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