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Lake Fork Weather Alerts

 

Check this page for any active weather watches, warnings or advisories around Lake Fork.


Flood Warning


Effective: 6:54 PM on 12/11/2018

Expires: 6:54 PM on 12/12/2018

Alert: The flood warning continues for the Sabine River Near Mineola, Texas.

* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 6:15 PM Tuesday The stage was 16.3 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 14 feet.

* Forecast...Expect little change through Wednesday morning as the Sabine River crests at 16.3 feet near Mineola.

* Impact...at 16.0 feet...Expect flooding of low river bottoms with secondary roadways along with picnic and recreational areas becoming inundated as well. Ranchers should move cattle and equipment to higher ground. &&

Instructions: Do not drive vehicles through flooded waterways. Use caution when walking near flooded riverbanks. Do not try to wade or swim in flooded rivers and bayous. For more hydrologic information, copy and paste the following website address into your favorite web browser URL bar: water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=shv

Target Area: Smith; Wood

Forecast Office: NWS Shreveport (Shreveport)

Flood Warning


Effective: 10:45 AM on 12/10/2018

Expires: 9:00 PM on 12/15/2018

Alert: The flood warning continues for the Sabine River Near Mineola.

* until Saturday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 10:15 AM Monday The stage was 15.7 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.9 feet by tomorrow evening. The river will fall below flood stage Saturday morning.

* Impact...at 16.0 feet...Expect flooding of low river bottoms with secondary roadways along with picnic and recreational areas becoming inundated as well. Ranchers should move cattle and equipment to higher ground. &&

Instructions: Do not drive vehicles through flooded waterways. Use caution when walking near flooded riverbanks. Do not try to wade or swim in flooded rivers and bayous. For more hydrologic information, copy and paste the following website address into your favorite web browser URL bar: water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=shv

Target Area: Smith; Wood

Forecast Office: NWS Shreveport (Shreveport)

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Lake Fork Weather Forecast

Tuesday

Partly Sunny

Hi: 59

Tuesday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 49

Wednesday

Slight Chance Rain Showers

Hi: 61

Wednesday Night

Rain Showers Likely

Lo: 55

Thursday

Thunderstorms Likely

Hi: 61

Thursday Night

Thunderstorms Likely

Lo: 41

Friday

Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 51

Friday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 36


Lake Fork Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 12/11: 403.34 (+0.34)



Lake Fork Fishing Report from TPWD (Dec. 5)

Water lightly stained; 50–53 degrees; 0.40’ low. Black bass are slow on bladed jigs, Carolina rigged creature baits, and flutter spoons. White and yellow bass are fair on slabs. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines and prepared bait.