Resident: “Obviously my concern is that Lake Lewisville levels will get high enough to get into my house.”
The Army Corps of Engineers says homes surrounding Lake Lewisville should be safe from flooding this weekend, but the same isn’t true for other properties.
Last year the drought left lake lovers disappointed. This year water fans are again disappointed but for exactly the opposite reason. Flooding is now standing in the way of people having a good time.
If that happens, it would be only the seventh time since Lewisville Dam was built.
The parking lot is flooded. So are nearby marinas, boat ramps and parks. The lake is seven-and-a-half feet above its maximum capacity.
More rain is in the weather forecast on Tuesday, and it continues throughout the rest of the week. All of this rainfall has the City of Dallas making preparations for potential flooding.
The Army Corps Of Engineers says its flood control system is working as designed.
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Law enforcement is out reminding people to stay safe while out on the lake during the Labor Day Holiday.
A dive team has located and recovered the body of a missing fisherman at Lake Lewisville, near the Willow Grove Park area.
It seems like a common sense warning — “don’t feed the alligators.” That’s exactly what a Denton County game warden wants people who use Lewisville Lake to know and what CBS 11 News found out about alligators in the lake is getting a lot of attention.
The impact of the rain on area lakes varied tremendously over the weekend.