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Residents & City Crews Prepare For Possible Flash Flooding

It wasn’t even a month ago that parts of Fort Worth were soaked with several inches of rain. Now, especially with heavy rains in the forecast, many previously flooded residents are asking what’s being done to prevent another damaging washout?

CBSDFW.COM–07/16/2014

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Major Storm Damage After Rain, Floods & High-Water Rescues

Heavy rain and floods took dozens of North Texas drivers by surprise — leading to more than 40 high-water rescues in Fort Worth. In the course of a few hours, firefighters responded to more than 200 calls for help.

CBSDFW.COM–06/24/2014

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More Than A Dozen Homes Damaged By Granbury Flood

Flood waters damaged 20 homes near Granbury with nine deemed unlivable by the American Red Cross. Upwards to eight inches of rain fell in the matter of a few hours in the area on Sunday.

CBS 11–06/23/2014

A motorist drives along a street near a large water-filled pothole. (credit: AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Careful What You Wish For: Drenching Rain=More Potholes

While the soaking, and at times heavy, rains are helping relieve drought conditions in North Texas, it’s also wreaking havoc by damaging some roadways.

CBSDFW.COM–01/09/2013

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Take Extra Caution When Driving In Rain & High Water

In just a short while North Texas will start getting the first of what is expected to be drenching rain. That means drivers will need to be extra cautious when getting behind the wheel.

CBSDFW.COM–01/08/2013

A deputy rescued two women trapped inside a car in a lake on Jan. 28, 2012.

Ceremony Thanks Deputy For Rescuing Women From Area Lake

On Wednesday, two North Texas women finally got the chance to thank a Rockwall County Sheriff’s Deputy for saving their lives, in the rescue that was all caught on videotape.

02/01/2012

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Waterlogged Arlington Residents Want Help From City

A water main break caused flooding in an Arlington neighborhood on Wednesday. Homeowners say this isn’t the first time they’ve had a problem with high water. Now they want the city to make things right.

10/27/2011