Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
305 PM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  POTTER COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...
  RANDALL COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...

* UNTIL 600 PM CDT

* AT 304 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED
AN AREA OF  THUNDERSTORMS OVER WESTERN RANDALL COUNTY WITH VERY
HEAVY RAINFALL. DOPPLER RADAR INDICATES   2 TO 4 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
FALLEN OVER PARTS OF THE WARNED AREA IN THE PAST 12 HOURS WITH
ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED. FLASH FLOODING IS LIKELY TO OCCUR.
WHILE PRECIPITATION MAY TAPER OFF IN SOME AREAS DURING THE WARNING
PERIOD...IT WILL TAKE SOME TIME FOR ANY HIGH WATER TO RUNOFF.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CANYON...             AMARILLO...           UMBARGER...
  PALO DURO CANYON...   LAKE TANGLEWOOD...    BUFFALO LAKE...
  VALLEY DE ORO...      BUSHLAND...           TIMBERCREEK CANYON...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT UNDERESTIMATE THE POWER OF FLOOD WATERS. ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER CAN QUICKLY CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. TURN
AROUND... DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3475 10217 3562 10216 3562 10162 3475 10163

$$

BRB







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