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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: 10:24 AM on 11/14/2018

Expires: 10:23 AM on 11/15/2018

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

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

* At 10:15 AM Wednesday The stage was 29.8 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 30.1 feet by tomorrow morning then begin falling.

* Impact...at 29.0 feet...Expect lowland flooding to continue with oil field operations curtailed. &&

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: Gregg; Smith; Upshur; Wood

Forecast Office: NWS Shreveport (Shreveport)

Flood Warning


Effective: 10:24 AM on 11/14/2018

Expires: 10:23 AM on 11/15/2018

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

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

* At 9:45 AM Wednesday The stage was 24.2 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will remain near 24.2 feet.

* Impact...at 25.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding of pastures and boatramps. Move livestock 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; Upshur; Wood

Forecast Office: NWS Shreveport (Shreveport)

Flood Warning


Effective: 10:24 AM on 11/14/2018

Expires: 10:23 AM on 11/15/2018

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

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

* At 10:15 AM Wednesday The stage was 17.3 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 17.2 feet by tomorrow morning.

* Impact...at 18.0 feet...Expect severe flooding with some barns facing flooding. Preparations should be completed for moderate flooding. &&

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: 7:20 PM on 11/13/2018

Expires: 7:20 PM on 11/14/2018

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

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

* At 6:15 PM Tuesday The stage was 29.6 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 26.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 29.9 feet by tomorrow evening then begin falling.

* Impact...at 29.0 feet...Expect lowland flooding to continue with oil field operations curtailed. &&

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: Gregg; Smith; Upshur; Wood

Forecast Office: NWS Shreveport (Shreveport)

Flood Warning


Effective: 7:17 PM on 11/13/2018

Expires: 7:16 PM on 11/14/2018

Alert: ...The flood warning extended until further notice...The flood warning continues for the Sabine River Near Hawkins.

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

* At 6:45 PM Tuesday The stage was 24.1 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 24.2 feet by after midnight tomorrow then begin falling.

* Impact...at 25.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding of pastures and boatramps. Move livestock 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; Upshur; Wood

Forecast Office: NWS Shreveport (Shreveport)

Flood Warning


Effective: 7:17 PM on 11/13/2018

Expires: 7:16 PM on 11/14/2018

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

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

* At 6:15 PM Tuesday The stage was 17.4 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will hold near 17.4 feet through tomorrow before beginning a slow fall.

* Impact...at 18.0 feet...Expect severe flooding with some barns facing flooding. Preparations should be completed for moderate flooding. &&

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: 10:58 AM on 11/13/2018

Expires: 12:00 AM on 11/18/2018

Alert: ...The flood warning extended until late Saturday night...The flood warning continues for the Sabine River Near Hawkins.

* until late Saturday night...or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 10:45 AM Tuesday The stage was 24.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecasted.

* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 24.1 feet by this evening. The river will fall below flood stage Saturday evening.

* Impact...at 25.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding of pastures and boatramps. Move livestock 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; Upshur; Wood

Forecast Office: NWS Shreveport (Shreveport)

Flood Warning


Effective: 7:42 PM on 11/12/2018

Expires: 12:00 AM on 11/17/2018

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

* until late Friday night...or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 6:45 PM Monday The stage was 23.9 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by Friday evening.

* Impact...at 23.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding. Move livestock 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; Upshur; Wood

Forecast Office: NWS Shreveport (Shreveport)

Flood Warning


Effective: 10:31 AM on 11/11/2018

Expires: 6:00 PM on 11/14/2018

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

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

* At 9:45 AM Sunday The stage was 23.7 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by Wednesday early afternoon.

* Impact...at 23.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding. Move livestock 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; Upshur; Wood

Forecast Office: NWS Shreveport (Shreveport)

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Lake Fork Weather Forecast

Wednesday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 44

Wednesday Night

Clear

Lo: 25

Thursday

Sunny

Hi: 56

Thursday Night

Clear

Lo: 38

Friday

Sunny

Hi: 65

Friday Night

Clear

Lo: 43

Saturday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 65

Saturday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 51


Lake Fork Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 11/14: 403.39 (+0.39)



Lake Fork Fishing Report from TPWD (Nov. 8)

Water lightly stained; 62–66 degrees; 0.20’ high. Black bass are fair on bladed jigs, Carolina rigged creature baits, and shallow crankbaits. White and yellow bass are good on slabs. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines and cut shad.