2905, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update – Evening

May 29th, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. A line of storms moved through the Bridgeport and Eagle Mountain watersheds from late this morning through early afternoon, and are continuing through the Richland-Chambers and Cedar Creek watersheds this evening.  The main line of storms is expected to move out of the area by tomorrow morning; however, additional scattered showers throughout all TRWD watersheds are possible overnight.

See Graphic 1, below, for total rainfall depths through 5:00 p.m. this evening.  See Graphic 2 for NWS Guidance regarding overnight precipitation chances.  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Bridgeport, Eagle Mountain, and Richland-Chambers are currently discharging water.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. The next update will be posted tomorrow morning.  Please check back then for additional updates.

Graphic 1 – Cumulative Rainfall Through 5:00 p.m. 

Graphic 2 – NWS Guidance

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by NR.

2905, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update

May 29th, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Storms are expected to form along a cold front and move west to east across the TRWD watersheds.  Rain is expected to start late morning in the Bridgeport watershed, moving eastward, and exiting the Richland-Chambers and Cedar Creek watersheds overnight.  Graphic 1. displays the approximate timing and severe weather threats associated with today’s event.  Forecasted rainfall depth is around 2 inches, with the possibility of locally heavier rainfall.  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Bridgeport, Eagle Mountain, and Richland-Chambers are currently discharging water.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided one time per day.  Please check back tomorrow for additional updates.

Graphic 1 – Wednesday’s Severe Weather Threat 

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by CRO.

2805, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update

May 28th, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Rain chances begin to increase tonight and are at their highest tomorrow, see Graphic 1, below.  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Bridgeport, Eagle Mountain, and Richland-Chambers are currently discharging water.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided one time per day.  Please check back tomorrow for additional updates.

Graphic 1 – Tuesday/Wednesday Rain Chances

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by CRO.

2705, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update

May 27th, 2019|

*** Lake Worth Update*** As of late Saturday, Lake Worth has reopened.  See City of Fort Worth media release here: Lake Worth Reopening Media Release

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Today and tomorrow are expected to be warm and sunny.  Rain chances increase mid-week.  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Currently, Bridgeport, Eagle Mountain, and Richland-Chambers are discharging water.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided one time per day.  Please check back tomorrow for additional updates.

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by LPB.

2605, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update

May 26th, 2019|

*** Lake Worth Update*** As of late yesterday, Lake Worth has reopened.  See City of Fort Worth media release here: Lake Worth Reopening Media Release

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Today and tomorrow are expected to be warm and sunny.  Rain chances increase mid-week.  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Currently, Bridgeport, Eagle Mountain, and Richland-Chambers are discharging water.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided one time per day.  Please check back tomorrow for additional updates.

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by CO.

2505, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update

May 25th, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Rain chances are minimal for the duration of the weekend.  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Currently, all TRWD reservoirs are discharging flood waters.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided one time per day.  Please check back tomorrow for additional updates.

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by NR.

2405, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update

May 24th, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. There has been no significant additional rainfall since Tuesday morning in the TRWD watersheds.  Rain chances are minimal for the duration of the weekend (see Graphic 1 below).  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Currently, all TRWD reservoirs are discharging flood waters.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided one time per day.  Please check back tomorrow for additional updates.

Graphic 1 – NWS Guidance

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by NR.

2305, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update

May 23rd, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. There has been no significant additional rainfall since Tuesday morning in the TRWD watersheds.  Thunderstorms are possible in the West Fork Trinity River watersheds (those contributing to Lake Bridgeport and Eagle Mountain Lake) tomorrow (Friday) evening; however, rainfall depths are expected to be low (see Graphic 1 below).  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Currently, all TRWD reservoirs are discharging flood waters.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided one time per day.  Please check back tomorrow for additional updates.

Graphic 1 – NWS Guidance

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by NR.

2205, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update

May 22nd, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Rain fell in the West Fork Trinity River watershed yesterday morning, but there has been no additional rainfall since then. Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Currently, all TRWD reservoirs are discharging flood waters.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided one time per day.  Please check back tomorrow for additional updates.

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296.

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by NR.

2105, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update – Noon

May 21st, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Rain fell in the West Fork Trinity watershed this morning. See Graphic 1 below for rainfall totals. Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Currently, all TRWD reservoirs are discharging flood waters.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided three times per day.  Please check back later for additional updates.

Graphic 1 – Rainfall Total Map

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296.

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by SEM.

2105, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update – Morning

May 21st, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Rain is currently falling in the Bridgeport watershed, and is expected to continue moving east through the morning. See Graphic 1 below. Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Currently, all TRWD reservoirs are discharging flood waters.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided three times per day.  Please check back later for additional updates.

Graphic 1 – NWS Map of Tuesday Storms

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296.

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by JZH.

2005, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update – Evening

May 20th, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Reservoirs are continuing to pass inflows from Saturday’s rain event.  There has been no rain in the area since Saturday and the next chance for rainfall is overnight tonight into Tuesday.  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Currently, all TRWD reservoirs are discharging flood waters.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided twice daily.  Please check back later for additional updates.

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296.

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by LPB.

2005, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update – Morning

May 20th, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Today has been rain-free, allowing reservoirs to continuing passing inflows from previous rain event.  The next chance for rainfall is overnight Monday into Tuesday.  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Currently, all TRWD reservoirs are discharging flood waters.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided twice daily.  Please check back later for additional updates.

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296.

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by SEM.

1905, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update – Evening

May 19th, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Today has been rain-free, allowing reservoirs to continuing passing inflows from yesterday’s rain.  The next chance for rainfall is overnight Monday into Tuesday (see Graphic 1 below).  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Currently, all TRWD reservoirs are discharging flood waters.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided three times per day.  Please check back later for additional updates.

Graphic 1 – NWS Guidance

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296.

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by NR.

1905, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update – Noon Update

May 19th, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Today continues to be dry and allow the reservoirs to pass rain runoff from the previous storms.  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Currently, all TRWD reservoirs are discharging.  Eagle Mountain has crested from yesterday’s heavy local rainfall, and is expected to continue to recede over the next few days.  Bridgeport is nearing a crest elevation from yesterday’s local rainfall, however there is potential for an additional rise due to runoff from the upper watershed around Jacksboro.  At this time, Bridgeport is not expected to rise above 1-foot over conservation level.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided three times per day.  Please check back later for additional updates.

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296.

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by SEM

1905, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update – Morning Update

May 19th, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Graphic 1 shows the total rainfall accumulation for yesterday’s storms in relation to the TRWD watersheds.  The area around Jacksboro in the Bridgeport watershed and the area between Boyd and the Eagle Mountain dam received some of the heaviest rainfall in the area.  Today is expected to be dry before rain chances return Monday evening.  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Currently, all TRWD reservoirs are discharging.  Eagle Mountain has crested from yesterday’s heavy local rainfall, and is expected to continue to recede over the next few days.  Bridgeport is nearing a crest elevation from yesterday’s local rainfall, however there is potential for an additional rise due to runoff from the upper watershed around Jacksboro.  At this time, Bridgeport is not expected to rise above 1-foot over conservation level.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided three times per day.  Please check back later for additional updates.

Graphic 1. Observed Rainfall

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296.

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by CRO

1805, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update – Evening Update

May 18th, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. The organized line of storms arrived in the West Fork right at 10 am. Large volumes of rain fell across the West Fork, and multiple increases in reservoir discharges at Lake Bridgeport and Eagle Mountain Lake occurred throughout the day. Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided three times per day.  Please check back later for additional updates.

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296.

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by AT

1805, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update – Morning Update

May 18th, 2019|

 

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day.  Rain is expected to begin later this morning in the far western portions of the Bridgeport watershed.  The storms are expected to move east across the other TRWD watersheds Saturday morning into afternoon.  Rain should be out of the area by Sunday morning, if not earlier.  Current forecasts are predicting one to three inches of rainfall for the TRWD watersheds, however localized areas of heavier rainfall are possible.  This system is expected to bring strong to severe weather conditions, including wind and hail hazards, in addition to the heavy rainfall.  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

All TRWD reservoirs are discharging, and either receding or within 3 inches of conservation level.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided three times per day.  Please check back later for additional updates.

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296.

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by CRO

1705, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update

May 17th, 2019|

***UPDATE***  As of yesterday (5/16/19), Lake Worth has been reopened by the City of Fort Worth.  See press release here: Lake Worth Now Open to Boat Traffic.

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day.  Rain is expected to begin late this evening in the far western portions of the Bridgeport watershed.  The storms are expected to move east across the other TRWD watersheds Saturday morning into afternoon.  Rain should be out of the area by Sunday morning, if not earlier.  Current forecasts are predicting about an inch of rainfall for the TRWD watersheds, however localized areas of heavier rainfall are possible.  This system is expected to bring strong to severe weather conditions, including wind and hail hazards, in addition to the heavy rainfall (Graphic 1).  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

All TRWD reservoirs are discharging, and either receding or within 3 inches of conservation level.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided daily by 10 a.m.  Please check back tomorrow.

Graphic 1.  NWS Saturday Storm Guidance

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296.

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by CRO

1605, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update

May 16th, 2019|

***UPDATE***  As of 11 a.m. today (5/16/19), Lake Worth has been reopened by the City of Fort Worth.  See press release here: Lake Worth Now Open to Boat Traffic.

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Today and tomorrow are expected to be rain free before storms are expected to begin firing up early Saturday morning.  Current guidance is showing total rainfall accumulations to be in the 1 to 2 inch range (Graphic 1), with the potential for localized areas with greater accumulations.  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

All TRWD reservoirs are discharging, and either receding or within 3 inches of conservation level.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided daily by 10 a.m.  Please check back tomorrow.

Graphic 1.  3-Day Forecasted  Rainfall

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296.

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by CRO

1505, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update

May 15th, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Another rain-free day is expected today. Saturday is still the next chance for rain.   Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

All TRWD reservoirs are discharging, and either receding or within 3 inches of conservation level.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided daily by 10 a.m.  Please check back tomorrow.

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296.

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by CRO

1405, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update

May 14th, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Today is expected to be pleasant and rain-free.  This weekend is the next chance for rainfall.   Early forecast discussion on this weekend’s rain chances can be found in Graphic 1.  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

All TRWD reservoirs are discharging, and most importantly, all TRWD reservoirs are receding.  Richland-Chambers began its recession early this morning  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided daily by 10 a.m.  Please check back tomorrow.

Graphic 1.  NWS Weekend Storm Guidance

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296.

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by CRO

1305, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update – Evening

May 13th, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. The work week is expected to remain mostly dry, before rainfall chances begin to increase this weekend.  Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Discharge operations continue at Bridgeport, Eagle Mountain, Cedar Creek, and Richland-Chambers. All TRWD reservoirs, with the exception of Richland-Chambers are currently receding.  Richland-Chambers is slowly rising, but is expected to begin receding in the next 24 to 36 hours.  TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Until further notice, updates will be provided daily by 10 a.m.  Please check back  tomorrow.

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296.

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by CRO

1305, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update – Morning

May 13th, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Discharge operations continue at Bridgeport, Eagle Mountain, Cedar Creek, and Richland-Chambers. TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Additional updates will be provided here as conditions dictate. Please check back.

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296.

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by JZH

1205, 2019

Reservoir Monitoring Update – Evening

May 12th, 2019|

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day. Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Discharge operations continue at Bridgeport, Eagle Mountain, Cedar Creek, and Richland-Chambers. TRWD will continue to evaluate conditions at the reservoirs and downstream to determine the safest way to manage the excess flood water.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. Additional updates will be provided here as conditions dictate. Please check back.

*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296.

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by LPB

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