Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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WGUS84 KAMA 020957
FLSAMA

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
457 AM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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TEXAS OK-HANSFORD TX-HUTCHINSON TX-OCHILTREE TX-
457 AM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A

* RURAL FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  HANSFORD COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...
  NORTH CENTRAL HUTCHINSON COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...
  SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF OKLAHOMA...
  WEST CENTRAL OCHILTREE COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...

* UNTIL 800 AM CDT

* AT 457 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED
  AN AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS FROM NEAR GOODWELL TO SPEARMAN TO
  PRINGLE. DOPPLER RADAR INDICATES 2 TO AS MUCH AS 4 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...
  SPEARMAN...           PRINGLE...            WAKA...
  FARNSWORTH...         MORSE...              GRUVER...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...
COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS...STREAMS AND
OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

&&

LAT...LON 3663 10132 3624 10085 3588 10147 3659 10158

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