Flood Statement
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WGUS84 KLUB 272213
FLSLUB

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
513 PM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

TXC075-272300-
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CHILDRESS TX-
513 PM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

...FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR DRAINAGE AREAS REMAINS
IN EFFECT FOR CHILDRESS COUNTY UNTIL 600 PM CDT...

AT 512 PM...A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL
WAS LOCATED ACROSS EASTERN CHILDRESS COUNTY...MOVING SLOWLY EAST.
FARTHER WEST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATES BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES OF
RAIN FELL WITH THESE STORMS EARLIER...ESPECIALLY ABOUT 4 MILES WEST
OF CHILDRESS AND ALSO 15 MILES NORTH OF CHILDRESS.

EVEN THOUGH THIS RAINFALL IS STEADILY DIMINISHING...RUNOFF FROM
EARLIER TORRENTIAL RAINS WILL CREATE MINOR FLOODING OF SOME STREAMS
AND CREEKS THROUGH 6 PM. LOW WATER CROSSINGS SUCH AS THE HIGHWAY 83
UNDERPASS SOUTHWEST OF CHILDRESS MAY ALSO BE PRONE TO FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH WATERS OF UNKNOWN DEPTH. TURN AROUND...DON`T
DROWN!

&&

LAT...LON 3474 10000 3432 10011 3431 10041 3475 10028

$$

MCZ








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