|The jet stream patterns that have set up the current|
wet situation in Texas. From Weather.com here
on May 24.
Lake Texoma is the 12th largest US Army Corps of Engineers lake, behind the Denison Dam on the Red River. It spans both Bryan County, Oklahoma, and Grayson County, Texas at the confluence of the Red and Washita Rivers. The dam site is 5 miles northwest of Denison, Texas. It is a popular lake, attracting about 6 million visitors per year. Water is pouring over the
|Lake Texoma Spillway the morning of Sunday,|
May 24. From TKKToday here. This is an excellent
site to see current and forecasted conditions as well
as helicopter footage of the flooding.
|U.S. Severe weather map as of 12:26 a.m. GMT (7:26 p.m.|
CDT) on May 25 from www.wunderground.com here
As the severe weather map shows, much of the central U.S. is experiencing severe weather in the form of flood warnings and watches, tornado warnings (red), and high wind advisories (blue and pale green near Chicago).