River Statement
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FGUS84 KAMA 302004
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TXC195-010204-
HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
304 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

For the Palo Duro Creek...the following locations are included...
Spearman 6W.

.Over 3 inches of rain fell upstream of the gage site
early Friday morning. The runoff from the heavy rain has caused a
significant rise on the creek. The creek is expected
to rise to around 13.8 feet by late this afternoon.

For the Palo Duro Creek 6 miles west of Spearman.
* Latest stage: 12.7 feet at 2 PM Saturday.
* Flood stage: 20.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage: 9.0 feet.
At 9.0 feet...The creek is at bankfull stage. Some minor overbank
flooding occurs and cattle in the floodplain may be threatened.

At 12.0 feet...Moderate overbank flooding occurs. Cattle are
threatened and damage to fences is possible

Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio...commercial radio or television
stations...or your local cable television service provider for later
statements concerning this event.

$$

Goehring



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