Flood Statement
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WGUS84 KLUB 260018
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
718 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

TXC069-189-279-437-260100-
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CASTRO TX-LAMB TX-SWISHER TX-HALE TX-
718 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM CDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN CASTRO...NORTHERN LAMB...WESTERN SWISHER AND
NORTHWESTERN HALE COUNTIES...

AT 710 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR SHOWED GENERALLY LIGHT RAIN FROM NEAR
HAPPY TO HART TO EAST OF EARTH...WHERE SOME SPOTS EARLIER PICKED UP
1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN. HOWEVER...ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY
RAIN NEAR EARTH WILL MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OVER PATS OF THE AREA
FURTHER AGGRAVATING ANY ONGOING FLOODING. MOTORIST SHOULD BE ALERT
FOR FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
TULIA...OLTON...HART...EARTH...SUDAN...AMHERST...HAPPY...FIELDTON...
NAZARETH AND SPRINGLAKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 3475 10160 3397 10228 3405 10258 3475 10200

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