Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
416 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  LEA COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO...
  EASTERN EDDY COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 715 PM MDT

* AT 412 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS EASTERN EDDY COUNTY...AND MUCH OF LEA COUNTY.
  ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN ALONG THE EDDY AND
  LEA COUNTY LINE...AND BETWEEN HOBBS AND GLADIOLA AND HOBBS AND
  LOVINGTON SINCE 2 PM MDT. ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL INCREASE THE FLASH
  FLOOD THREAT.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  HOBBS...CARLSBAD...LOVINGTON...EUNICE...JAL...TATUM...LOVING...
  CROSSROADS...MALAGA...MCDONALD...KNOWLES...CAPROCK...JAL AIRPORT...
  EUNICE AIRPORT...AVALON...BUCKEYE...OIL CENTER...MONUMENT...
  CARLSBAD NORTH AND MALJAMAR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...FARMLAND...AND OTHER LOW LYING
SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3200 10307 3200 10435 3296 10429 3297 10375
      3340 10376 3340 10371 3357 10371 3357 10305

$$

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