Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
1143 PM CDT SAT SEP 17 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  EASTERN CARSON COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...
  WESTERN GRAY COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...

* UNTIL 1245 AM CDT

* AT 1142 PM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 7 MILES NORTH OF PAMPA TO 7 MILES SOUTHEAST OF
  PANHANDLE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

  HAZARD...70 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT SOME TREE DAMAGE. DAMAGE IS LIKELY TO MOBILE
           HOMES...ROOFS...AND OUTBUILDINGS. HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES
           IS EXPECTED.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  PAMPA...WHITE DEER...GROOM...LEFORS...
  LAKE MCCLELLAN AND KINGSMILL.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 40 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 101 AND 125.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE`S LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3524 10139 3563 10112 3561 10071 3518 10088
      3518 10125
TIME...MOT...LOC 0442Z 326DEG 27KT 3565 10095 3526 10128

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...70MPH

$$

JC


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