Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
916 PM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

TXC375-290530-
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POTTER TX-
916 PM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A

* RURAL FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL POTTER COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...

* UNTIL 1230 AM CDT

* AT 917 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN
  AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ALONG A LINE EXTENDING
  FROM 7 MILES SOUTHEAST OF FRITCH TO 3 MILES NORTHEAST OF WILDORADO.
  DOPPLER RADAR INDICATES 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE 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...
  VALLEY DE ORO...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO NOT
ENTER THE WATER. TURN AROUND AND MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE
FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN WATER
BEGINS RISING.

&&

LAT...LON 3554 10216 3555 10163 3532 10163 3531 10217

$$

NF





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