Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
910 PM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND  HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN HOWARD COUNTY IN WESTERN TEXAS...
  NORTHWESTERN GLASSCOCK COUNTY IN WESTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 1215 AM CDT

* AT 907 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS THAT PRODUCED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.
  4.35 INCHES OF RAIN FELL NEAR LOMAX...WITH OTHER SIMILAR OR
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. CHASERS AND TRAINED SPOTTERS
  REPORTED RUNNING WATER OVER MULTIPLE ROADS IN THE AREA. ADDITIONAL
  STORMS ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE EVENING. FLASH FLOODING IS
  EXPECTED TO BE ONGOING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BIG SPRING...SOUTH HAVEN...LOMAX...LEES...ELBOW...BIG SPRING COUNTRY
  CLUB AND BIG SPRING MCMAHON-WRINKLE AIRPARK.

 THIS INCLUDES  LOW WATER CROSSING LOCATION OVERTON RD CROSSING NORTH
CONCHO RIVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3221 10143 3198 10139 3197 10167 3219 10167

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