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#10926798 - 06/18/15 06:56 PM Grapevine lake going crazy
Muzzlebrake Offline
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Registered: 12/26/14
Posts: 1197
Loc: Euless
http://www.wfaa.com/story/weather/2015/0...aster/28929613/

Crazy to have built all those apartments and dwellings on Denton Creek right below the golf course. Those little dab of sandbags ain't gonna hold all that water back. 27 feet high and rising.


Edited by Muzzlebrake (06/18/15 06:57 PM)
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#10926892 - 06/18/15 07:39 PM Re: Grapevine lake going crazy [Re: Muzzlebrake]
bluesea112 Offline
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Registered: 01/07/11
Posts: 244
Loc: West, TX
I lived close to Lake Grapevine back in the 80's, before every credit card captain with a ski boat ruined it. I believe it was 1982 when the lake flooded last and washed away the spillway. All you have to do is study a little lake history to know that only a fool would build a structure below that dam. It is called a flood plain for a reason, and those apartment owners/managers are about get quite an education.

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#10926940 - 06/18/15 08:03 PM Re: Grapevine lake going crazy [Re: bluesea112]
Happykamper Offline
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Registered: 01/20/07
Posts: 7693
Loc: Southlake, Texas
Well at least the folks on the second and third floors should be fine.

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#10927606 - 06/19/15 07:42 AM Re: Grapevine lake going crazy [Re: Muzzlebrake]
papamark Offline
Mini Tractor

Registered: 04/28/05
Posts: 10466
Loc: Winnsboro
if its already close to 30 ft above pool and another 12 in from Bill, that should take it close to the top of the Dam

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#10927762 - 06/19/15 08:56 AM Re: Grapevine lake going crazy [Re: Muzzlebrake]
Duck_Hunter Offline
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Registered: 03/24/14
Posts: 10404
Loc: North Texas
LOL at the sandbags. That's the funniest thing I've seen all week.
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#10927782 - 06/19/15 09:05 AM Re: Grapevine lake going crazy [Re: Muzzlebrake]
Davedave Offline
Bigfoot Seeker

Registered: 07/02/12
Posts: 15857
Loc: Grapevine, TX
It's over 27 feet high. 6 months ago, it was 12.5 feet low. This is insane.
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