Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
424 PM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

TXZ010-014-015-232230-
GRAY TX-WHEELER TX-HEMPHILL TX-
424 PM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHERN WHEELER...NORTHEASTERN
GRAY AND SOUTHERN HEMPHILL COUNTIES UNTIL 530 PM CDT...

AT 423 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM 5 MILES WEST OF REYDON TO 9 MILES WEST OF NEW
MOBEETIE. MOVEMENT WAS EAST AT 25 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BRISCOE...WHEELER...ALLISON...NEW MOBEETIE AND MOBEETIE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE SHELTER IN A STURDY BUILDING IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH
FLOODED ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3538 10059 3562 10066 3562 10054 3568 10054
      3576 10035 3579 10000 3544 10000
TIME...MOT...LOC 2123Z 251DEG 23KT 3563 10001 3551 10061

$$

JC


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