Flash Flood Alley Segements

Dallas, Texas "One of the most flood-prone regions in North America"

May 1995 storm in Dallas Fort Worth Area City of Dallas Flood Warning System (PDF)

Be careful

Know the risks

Flash Flood Alley - Interactive

All of Texas is in fact, prone to extremely heavy rains and flooding with half the world record rainfall rates (48 hours or less). Central Texas (known as Flash Flood Alley) is particularly vulnerable. See: Flash Flood Alley - Interactive

The majority of flood-related deaths are caused by people attempting to drive through moving water. This interactive segment explains the most common ways people die in these situations. See: the interactive segment:


Low-water crossing interactive segment: