Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
116 PM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

NMC015-TXC109-301-389-211945-
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LOVING-REEVES-CULBERSON-EDDY-
116 PM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 245 PM CDT/145 PM
MDT/ FOR SOUTHERN EDDY...NORTHERN CULBERSON...NORTHWESTERN REEVES AND
NORTHWESTERN LOVING COUNTIES...

AT 1210 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS CONTINUED TO
DETECT MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN THAT IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
ADDITIONAL FLASH FLOODING.  RECEIVED A REPORT THAT THERE IS ONGOING
MAJOR STREET FLOODING IN CARLSBAD.  WATER IS REPORTED TO BE FLOWING
CURB TO CURB 6 INCHES TO 1 FOOT DEEP IN PARTS OF CARLSBAD.

LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO LAKE
AVALON...CAVERN CITY AIR TERMINAL...CARLSBAD NORTH...BRANTLEY LAKE
STATE PARK...WHITES CITY...OTIS...LOVING...CARLSBAD AND AVALON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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. MOST FLOODING DEATHS ARE PREVENTABLE. TURN AROUND... DONT
DROWN.

FOR ROAD CONDITIONS IN TEXAS...PLEASE CALL THE TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION AT 1 800 452 9292...OR VISIT
HTTP://WWW.DOT.STATE.TX.US.

FOR ROAD CONDITIONS IN NEW MEXICO...PLEASE CALL THE NEW MEXICO
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AT 1 800 432 4269...OR VISIT
HTTP://NMSHTD.STATE.NM.US/ROAD-INFO.

&&

LAT...LON 3182 10483 3269 10433 3266 10395 3247 10394
      3224 10411 3199 10374 3199 10335 3148 10387

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