Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
710 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

TXC195-233-357-393-250045-
/O.CON.KAMA.TO.W.0023.000000T0000Z-160525T0045Z/
ROBERTS TX-OCHILTREE TX-HANSFORD TX-HUTCHINSON TX-
710 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 745 PM CDT FOR
NORTHWESTERN ROBERTS...SOUTHWESTERN OCHILTREE...SOUTHEASTERN HANSFORD
AND NORTHEASTERN HUTCHINSON COUNTIES...

AT 709 PM CDT...A FUNNEL CLOUD WAS LOCATED 10 MILES SOUTHEAST OF
SPEARMAN...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

HAZARD...TORNADO AND GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.

IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT
         SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED. DAMAGE
         TO ROOFS...WINDOWS...AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR.  TREE DAMAGE IS
         LIKELY.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WAKA AND FARNSWORTH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOTORISTS SHOULD NOT TAKE SHELTER UNDER HIGHWAY OVERPASSES. IF YOU
CANNOT SAFELY DRIVE AWAY FROM THE TORNADO...AS A LAST RESORT...EITHER
PARK YOUR VEHICLE AND STAY PUT...OR ABANDON YOUR VEHICLE AND LIE DOWN
IN A LOW LYING AREA AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.

&&

LAT...LON 3602 10125 3637 10104 3626 10075 3595 10100
TIME...MOT...LOC 0009Z 234DEG 17KT 3609 10105

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...1.75IN

$$

LG



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