Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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WGUS84 KAMA 020649
FLSAMA

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

OKC139-TXC195-021000-
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TEXAS OK-HANSFORD TX-
149 AM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A

* RURAL FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL TEXAS COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF OKLAHOMA...
  NORTHERN HANSFORD COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...

* UNTIL 500 AM CDT

* AT 149 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS CENTRAL TEXAS
  COUNTY AND NORTHERN HANSFORD COUNTY. DOPPLER RADAR INDICATES 1 TO
  3 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN OVER PARTS OF THE ADVISORY
  AREA WITH ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT TWO HOURS.
  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...
  GUYMON...             OPTIMA...             HOUGH...

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 3631 10108 3629 10109 3638 10151 3700 10176
      3700 10143

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