Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
519 PM CDT TUE JUL 22 2014

TXC065-233-341-375-230130-
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HUTCHINSON TX-MOORE TX-POTTER TX-CARSON TX-
519 PM CDT TUE JUL 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN POTTER COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...
  NORTHWESTERN CARSON COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN MOORE COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...
  SOUTHWESTERN HUTCHINSON COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...

* UNTIL 830 PM CDT

* AT 519 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  THUNDERSTORM WITH HEAVY RAINFALL NEAR FRITCH...OR 11 MILES WEST OF
  BORGER. 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...
  LAKE MEREDITH...      FRITCH...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
BRIDGES...DIPS...OR OTHER LOW SPOTS IF WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.
NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON FOOT OR
IN A VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3567 10173 3570 10149 3550 10140 3538 10174

$$

SCHNEIDER








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