Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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WGUS84 KAMA 062249
FLSAMA

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
549 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

TXC375-381-070300-
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POTTER TX-RANDALL TX-
549 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  RANDALL COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...
  SOUTHERN POTTER COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...

* UNTIL 1000 PM CDT

* AT 548 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL OVER AMARILLO. VERY HEAVY RAIN
  HAS ALREADY FALLEN OVER PARTS OF THE ADVISORY AREA WITH ADDITIONAL
  HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED. RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL
  CAUSE FLOODING TO OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR
  LOW WATER CROSSINGS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CANYON...             AMARILLO...           UMBARGER...
  PALO DURO CANYON...   LAKE TANGLEWOOD...    BUFFALO LAKE...
  BUSHLAND...           TIMBERCREEK CANYON...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL RESULT IN FLOODING OF MANY
STREETS ACROSS THE CITY OF AMARILLO...ESPECIALLY IN POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS. MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO AVOID FLOODED ROADWAYS AS THE HIGH
WATER LEVELS...UP TO SEVERAL FEET DEEP IN SOME INSTANCES...MAY CAUSE
CARS TO STALL AND POSE A HAZARD TO PUBLIC SAFETY.

&&

LAT...LON 3545 10216 3545 10162 3474 10163 3475 10217

$$

LG








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