Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
638 AM CDT MON AUG 3 2015

TXC375-381-031900-
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POTTER TX-RANDALL TX-
638 AM CDT MON AUG 3 2015

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR RANDALL AND SOUTHERN POTTER
COUNTIES UNTIL 200 PM CDT MONDAY...

* AMARILLO/POTTER/RANDALL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED PLAYA LAKE
  FLOODING IN AND AROUND AMARILLO. 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN FELL EARLY
  THIS MORNING ACROSS PARTS OF AMARILLO. ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL BE
  POSSIBLE LATER TODAY OR TONIGHT. PLAYA LAKE FLOODING IS OCCURRING
  AND MAY WORSEN WITH ADDITIONAL RAINFALL.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CANYON...             AMARILLO...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PLAYA LAKE FLOODS ARE OCCURRING AT PLAYA LAKE NUMBER 7 (GREENWAYS
PLAYA)...LAWRENCE LAKE...MCDONALD LAKE...DIAMOND HORSESHOE
LAKE...MCCARTY LAKE. WILLOW GROVE LAKE IS AT CAPACITY. DO NOT DRIVE
THROUGH BARRICADED ROADWAYS. ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL THIS AFTERNOON
OR TONIGHT WILL CAUSE FLOODED ROADWAYS AND WILL THREATEN PROPERTY.
HOMEOWNERS NEAR PLAYA LAKES ARE URGED TO KEEP A CLOSE EYE ON
RAINFALL AND PREPARE TO EVACUATE FLOODED AREAS IMMEDIATELY.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3475 10217 3536 10217 3537 10163 3474 10163

$$

LG








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