Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
920 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

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DAWSON-HOWARD-MITCHELL-SCURRY-BORDEN-
920 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1130 AM CDT FOR
BORDEN...SCURRY...MITCHELL...HOWARD AND EXTREME NORTHEASTERN DAWSON
COUNTIES...

AT 906 AM CDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED PORTIONS OF HIGHWAY
350...4 MILES NORTHWEST OF CUTHBERT UNDER WATER AND IMPASSABLE.
TRAFFIC IS BEING DIVERTED. AT 911 AM CDT...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS
REPORTED FARM TO MARKET 1607 AND US HIGHWAY 180 IMPASSIBLE...IN
ADDITION TO PORTIONS OF US HIGHWAY 84 ABOUT ONE HALF MILE EAST OF
SNYDER IS IMPASSIBLE.  AT 915 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
RADAR INDICATED A LARGE AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER MOST OF SCURRY
AND MITCHELL COUNTIES...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO WINSTON
FIELD...UNION IN SCURRY COUNTY...RANDALLS CORNER...MIDWAY IN SCURRY
COUNTY...MIDWAY...SNYDER...MESQUITE...KNAPP...HUDD...HERMLEIGH...
GAIL...FLUVANNA...DERMOTT...ARAH AND UNION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...COUNTRY
ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS...STREAMS AND OTHER LOW
LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

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.

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 100 PM CDT MONDAY
AFTERNOON FOR WEST TEXAS.

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LAT...LON 3211 10166 3296 10171 3297 10066 3287 10065
      3209 10066

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