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Active Weather Alerts for Bedford, TX

Bedford, TX (76021)

Public Information Statement

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
903 AM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

...24 rainfall reports...

location                       amount    time/date                            

...texas...

...bell...
fort hood afb                  0.23 in   0656 AM 07/30                        

...bosque...
6 NNE morgan                   0.13 in   0800 AM 07/30                        

...collin...
4 N plano                      0.32 in   0844 AM 07/30                        
4 E frisco                     0.24 in   0848 AM 07/30                        
3 SW mckinney                  0.21 in   0847 AM 07/30                        
3 N plano                      0.18 in   0855 AM 07/30                        
prosper                        0.17 in   0815 AM 07/30                        
2 WSW allen                    0.17 in   0848 AM 07/30                        
1 NW allen                     0.17 in   0856 AM 07/30                        
2 WSW allen                    0.16 in   0841 AM 07/30                        
3 WSW allen                    0.15 in   0855 AM 07/30                        
1 NW plano                     0.15 in   0850 AM 07/30                        
3 SW parker                    0.14 in   0842 AM 07/30                        
3 WNW plano                    0.14 in   0847 AM 07/30                        
1 SSW mckinney                 0.13 in   0854 AM 07/30                        
1 NE parker                    0.13 in   0838 AM 07/30                        
3 ENE prosper                  0.13 in   0852 AM 07/30                        
3 WSW parker                   0.12 in   0855 AM 07/30                        
2 WSW plano                    0.11 in   0854 AM 07/30                        
1 E allen                      0.10 in   0848 AM 07/30                        

...cooke...
1 N gainesville                0.38 in   0800 AM 07/30                        
elm fork trinity river         0.35 in   0815 AM 07/30                        
muenster                       0.31 in   0815 AM 07/30                        
valley view                    0.11 in   0815 AM 07/30                        

...coryell...
3 NNW copperas cove            1.35 in   0853 AM 07/30                        

...dallas...
1 E coppell                    0.12 in   0854 AM 07/30                        
3 ESE farmers branch           0.10 in   0855 AM 07/30                        

...denton...
1 ENE denton                   0.26 in   0855 AM 07/30                        
2 W roanoke                    0.21 in   0800 AM 07/30                        
1 E lewisville                 0.20 in   0830 AM 07/30                        
3 S denton                     0.19 in   0852 AM 07/30                        
2 E trophy club                0.18 in   0847 AM 07/30                        
1 WNW marshall creek           0.17 in   0853 AM 07/30                        
2 ENE hackberry                0.16 in   0804 AM 07/30                        
2 E hackberry                  0.15 in   0845 AM 07/30                        
krum                           0.15 in   0850 AM 07/30                        
1 SSE flower mound             0.14 in   0815 AM 07/30                        
2 NE lewisville                0.13 in   0845 AM 07/30                        
denton creek                   0.12 in   0800 AM 07/30                        
2 SE denton                    0.11 in   0800 AM 07/30                        
2 NE flower mound              0.11 in   0847 AM 07/30                        
2 ESE double oak               0.11 in   0853 AM 07/30                        
1 NW shady shores              0.11 in   0846 AM 07/30                        
highland village               0.10 in   0851 AM 07/30                        

...grayson...
1 ENE collinsville             0.54 in   0852 AM 07/30                        
collinsville                   0.36 in   0831 AM 07/30                        
1 ESE denison                  0.21 in   0853 AM 07/30                        
ranger creek near collinsvile  0.21 in   0815 AM 07/30                        
2 SSW cartwright               0.13 in   0800 AM 07/30                        
3 WNW van alstyne              0.12 in   0854 AM 07/30                        

...hood...
granbury                       0.20 in   0800 AM 07/30                        
2 WNW granbury                 0.12 in   0803 AM 07/30                        

...jack...
jacksboro                      0.24 in   0833 AM 07/30                        
wf trinity r nr jacksboro      0.14 in   0800 AM 07/30                        
site 3                         0.14 in   0800 AM 07/30                        

...johnson...
cresson                        0.28 in   0700 AM 07/30                        
1 WNW burleson                 0.16 in   0700 AM 07/30                        

...lampasas...
2 WNW lometa                   1.82 in   0825 AM 07/30                        
6 SW lometa                    1.70 in   0825 AM 07/30                        
lampasas airport               1.04 in   0655 AM 07/30                        
9 SSE lometa                   0.55 in   0810 AM 07/30                        
lampasas 15WNW                 0.44 in   0800 AM 07/30                        
1 WSW lampasas                 0.34 in   0700 AM 07/30                        

...milam...
3 SSE thorndale                0.36 in   0827 AM 07/30                        

...montague...
nocona 7NE                     0.61 in   0800 AM 07/30                        
nocona                         0.52 in   0853 AM 07/30                        
6 SSW nocona                   0.46 in   0854 AM 07/30                        
8 SSE nocona                   0.35 in   0850 AM 07/30                        
2 SW montague                  0.33 in   0815 AM 07/30                        
bowie                          0.33 in   0655 AM 07/30                        

...navarro...
4 NNE dawson                   0.13 in   0800 AM 07/30                        

...parker...
4 W weatherford                0.70 in   0815 AM 07/30                        
weatherford                    0.60 in   0700 AM 07/30                        
brazos river at dennis         0.28 in   0830 AM 07/30                        
4 S springtown                 0.17 in   0800 AM 07/30                        
sanctuary                      0.17 in   0820 AM 07/30                        
mineral wells airport          0.15 in   0653 AM 07/30                        
1 SE willow park               0.15 in   0853 AM 07/30                        
2 NE springtown                0.15 in   0845 AM 07/30                        
clear fk trinity river near we 0.13 in   0815 AM 07/30                        
2 NE springtown                0.13 in   0846 AM 07/30                        
3 SW azle                      0.10 in   0850 AM 07/30                        

...somervell...
brazo r nr glen rose           0.52 in   0800 AM 07/30                        

...tarrant...
3 E newark                     0.27 in   0853 AM 07/30                        
2 N north richland hil         0.26 in   0851 AM 07/30                        
1 NE watauga                   0.25 in   0828 AM 07/30                        
keller                         0.23 in   0700 AM 07/30                        
4 NW watauga                   0.23 in   0842 AM 07/30                        
2 SW westlake                  0.22 in   0851 AM 07/30                        
2 S haslet                     0.21 in   0700 AM 07/30                        
2 W southlake                  0.18 in   0815 AM 07/30                        
1 E colleyville                0.16 in   0844 AM 07/30                        
3 WSW white settlement         0.12 in   0850 AM 07/30                        
1 NNW rendon                   0.11 in   0853 AM 07/30                        
1 W hurst                      0.10 in   0800 AM 07/30                        
richland hills                 0.10 in   0600 AM 07/30                        
1 NNW eagle mountain           0.10 in   0730 AM 07/30                        

...wise...
bridgeport                     0.23 in   0700 AM 07/30                        
west fork trinity r            0.18 in   0815 AM 07/30                        
8 SE runaway bay               0.17 in   0700 AM 07/30                        
3 NW boyd                      0.15 in   0700 AM 07/30                        
big sandy creek                0.13 in   0815 AM 07/30                        
decatur                        0.11 in   0700 AM 07/30                        
decatur municipal airport      0.11 in   0655 AM 07/30                        

observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposure. not all data listed are considered official.

Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
428 AM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

This hazardous weather outlook is for north texas.

.day one, today and tonight.

thunderstorms are possible for locations generally along and north
of interstate 20, or east of interstate 35 today. the best chance
of storms will remain near the red river. cloud to ground
lightning and locally heavy rainfall are the primary hazards.

thunderstorm chances increase tonight, and include locations
along and northeast of a line from comanche to temple. the best
chance of thunderstorms will exist for locations along and
northeast of a line from bowie to canton tonight. heavy rainfall
and localized flooding are possible for these locations.

.days two through seven, thursday through tuesday.

there is a chance of thunderstorms for all of north and central
texas on thursday. the best rain chances in the morning exist over
locations along and northeast of a line from bowie to canton where
a heavy rainfall and localized flooding threat will persist from
wednesday night. 

by thursday afternoon, the best chance of storms exists for
locations along and southeast of a line from athens to killeen.
thursday afternoon storms may become strong, and may be capable
of producing small hail and strong wind gusts.

.spotter information statement...

spotter activation is not expected at this time.

Public Information Statement

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
732 AM CDT TUE JUL 1 2014

...waco climate narrative for june 2014...

june was the 9th consecutive month with a below normal mean 
temperature at waco. through the end of june, it was the coolest 
start to a year since 1997. the average low temperature for the year 
to date (january 1 to june 30) was the 2nd coolest on record.

through june 30, the mercury had yet to reach 95 degrees in 2014. 
july 8 is the latest on record for the first 95-degree day.

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waco - latest dates for first occurrence of 95 degrees

   1   july 8, 1995
   2   july 8, 1975
   3   july 7, 2000
   4   july 7, 1919
   5   july 3, 1997
   6   july 1, 1941
   7   june 29, 1979
   8   june 28, 1973
   9   june 27, 1983
  10   june 25, 1955

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severe thunderstorms impacted waco on june 22. the peak gust at waco 
regional airport was 59 mph, the strongest wind measured at the 
site since february 2013. nearly 4 inches of rain (3.85 inches) fell 
in just 42 minutes. the torrential rainfall quickly flooded roads... 
claiming the life of a motorist in waco.

the 24-hour total for the event was 4.39 inches. this was the 6th 
time in the last 4 years that waco has had at least 4 inches of 
precipitation in 24 hours, and the 10th time with at least 3 inches.
(three of these events are among the greatest 24-hour totals on 
record for waco.)

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waco - 24-hr precip totals exceeding 3 inches (july 2010 - june 2014)

     5.89    september 7-8, 2010     7th greatest 24-hour total
     5.83    october 9, 2011         8th greatest 24-hour total
     6.17    march 19-20, 2012       4th greatest 24-hour total
     3.23    september 29-30, 2012
     4.46    january 8-9, 2013
     4.42    july 14-15, 2013
     3.02    september 19-20, 2013
     3.59    october 15-16, 2013
     3.40    may 12-13, 2014
     4.39    june 22-23, 2014 *

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waco - greatest monthly precipitation totals for june

   1   12.06   1961
   2   10.55   1927
   3   10.21   1938
   4    9.89   1919
   5    8.76   2007
   6    8.31   2014*
   7    7.91   2004
   8    7.61   2000
   9    7.23   1981
  10    7.10   1973

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airport sites               june               january-june 2014
                       2014  departure     total  departure  percent

waco                   8.31    +4.88       19.45    +1.13      106
dfw airport            3.26    -0.53       10.59    -9.45       53

dallas love field      2.92    -1.19       10.95    -9.29       54
fort worth meacham     3.76    -1.37       10.50    -9.68       52
dallas executive       3.67    -0.46       12.42    -8.84       58
fort worth alliance    4.91    +0.66       12.45    -7.70       62
arlington              3.04    -1.18        8.52   -11.76       42

denton                 3.51    -0.88       10.62   -10.45       50
mckinney               1.23    -2.81        9.77   -12.03       45
terrell                1.83    -2.31       10.95   -11.03       50
corsicana              9.74    +5.56       18.71    -2.78       87 
mineral wells          6.52    +2.36       11.45    -5.82       66

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Public Information Statement

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
732 AM CDT TUE JUL 1 2014

...dallas/fort worth climate narrative for june 2014...

june rainfall varied widely across north texas. for many locations...
monthly totals exceeded 8 inches. but in some areas, june totals 
were less than 3 inches.

flash flooding impacted parts of fort worth on june 25. the 
following day, another round of flooding occurred in northern 
portions of tarrant county.

dfw airport missed the heaviest rain. just like the first 5 months 
of 2014, the june precipitation was below normal. the year-to-date 
total, through the end of june, was the 9th driest on record.

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dallas/fort worth - lowest january-june precipitation totals

   1    6.33   1909
   2    7.32   1971
   3    8.55   1972
   4    8.88   1899
   5    9.90   1911
   6   10.11   1901
   7   10.19   1996
   8   10.47   1960
   9   10.59   2014*
  10   10.78   1963

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airport sites               june               january-june 2014
                       2014  departure     total  departure  percent

dfw airport            3.26    -0.53       10.59    -9.45       53
waco                   8.31    +4.88       19.45    +1.13      106

dallas love field      2.92    -1.19       10.95    -9.29       54
fort worth meacham     3.76    -1.37       10.50    -9.68       52
dallas executive       3.67    -0.46       12.42    -8.84       58
fort worth alliance    4.91    +0.66       12.45    -7.70       62
arlington              3.04    -1.18        8.52   -11.76       42

denton                 3.51    -0.88       10.62   -10.45       50
mckinney               1.23    -2.81        9.77   -12.03       45
terrell                1.83    -2.31       10.95   -11.03       50
corsicana              9.74    +5.56       18.71    -2.78       87 
mineral wells          6.52    +2.36       11.45    -5.82       66

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