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Posted: Jun 23, 2014 8:45 AM

Updated: Jun 23, 2014 8:45 AM

GRANBURY, Texas (AP) About 16,000 homes and businesses have lost power during North Texas storms.

Forecasters say a weekend storm system that dumped more than 7 inches of rain in Granbury lingered in Dallas and Fort Worth on Monday.

Electric utility Oncor (ON'-kor) reported more than 8,000 outages in the DFW area. Other outages ranged north to Wichita Falls and south to Waco, which received more than 4 inches of rain on Sunday.

The Hood County Sheriff's Office had no immediate reports of anyone hurt during storms Sunday in Granbury, 30 miles southwest of Fort Worth. Some roads and the Brazos (BRAZ'-uhs) River flooded.

The National Weather Service reports the Granbury area on Sunday received 7.36 inches of rain. Granbury previously had about 7 inches of rain all year.

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