NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The Brazos River Authority announced Monday, May 31 a single gate will be opened at Possum Kingdom Lake at 7:00 p.m. for a total release of 8,800 cubic feet per second.
“Be alert for rising water conditions in the Brazos River,” the BRA said in a courtesy message.READ MORE: North Texas Law Enforcement Disappointed In Gov. Abbott's Veto Of Domestic Violence Education Bill
Communities along the Brazos River in Palo Pinto, Parker, Hood, Somervell, Johnson, Bosque, and Hill counties may be affected.
Increased inflow may cause additional gates to be opened.READ MORE: Dallas County DA Reverses Plans To Seek Death Penalty For Alleged Serial Killer Billy Chemirmir
For more details concerning gate releases, click here or go to the Brazos River Authority’s social media accounts.
Actual flood conditions may vary significantly from the alert based on new or changed conditions; advanced alerts of changed conditions may not be possible.
Anyone concerned about flooding or the potential for evacuations, should contact their local sheriff”s offices.MORE NEWS: 'New Personnel & Procedures, Insufficient Oversight' Led To Texas Execution Without Media Present
To determine the level of potential flooding forecasted for your area, please go to the West Gulf River Forecast Center.