Weather Alerts for Collin County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Flood Advisory  FLOOD ADVISORY   Flood Advisory

Areas Affected:
Effective: Thu, 8/17 6:01am Updated: Thu, 8/17 6:22am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 8/17 8:00am Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a
* Flood Advisory for...
Collin County in north central Texas...
* Until 800 AM CDT.
* At 600 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms that were
producing heavy rainfall across southern Collin County. Excessive
runoff from these thunderstorms will cause urban and small stream
flooding. Areas that are low lying or usually experience poor
drainage are most likely to experience flooding. This means some
low water crossings in the region may become impassable. Up to one
inch of rain has already fallen.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Plano, McKinney, Frisco, Richardson, Allen, Wylie, Sachse, Murphy,
Prosper, Royse City, Fairview, Princeton, Celina, Lucas, Parker,
Farmersville, Lowry Crossing, Lavon, St. Paul and Nevada.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.