Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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WGUS84 KAMA 281322
FLSAMA
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
822 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in ...

  Canadian River At Canadian 2NE AFFECTING Hemphill County
.Runoff from very heavy rain Wednesday night has caused the Canadian
River near Canadian to go above flood stage.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive vehicles through flooded areas.

For graphical hydrologic information...please go to weather.gov and
click on the Texas Panhandle. Select Rivers and Lakes near the top of
the page. The Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service page provides
current and forecast river information...gage locations...impacts...
and historical crest information for all forecast points by clicking
on each point.

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TXC211-281722-
/O.EXT.KAMA.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150529T0738Z/
/CDNT2.1.ER.150528T0640Z.150528T1000Z.150528T1938Z.NO/
822 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

...Flood Warning extended until late tonight...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Canadian River At Canadian 2NE.
* until late tonight...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:45 AM Thursday the stage was 9.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  late this afternoon.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...Moderate overbank flooding of farm and ranch
  land occurs. Flooding of a few buildings along the left (north)
  bank near the gage is possible.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 7.2 feet
  on Jun 23 2014.


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LAT...LON 3580 10000 3577 10016 3586 10054 3606 10054
      3596 10018 3598 10000



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