Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FLWAMA
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
619 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

...The National Weather Service in Amarillo has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Texas...

  Prairie Dog Town Fork Red River Near Wayside 13NE affecting
  Armstrong County

.Runoff from heavy rain near the gage site will cause the
Prairie Dog Town Fork of the Red River to go above flood stage this
evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive vehicles through flooded areas.

Know your location in relation to creeks and rivers that can become
killers in heavy rains. Do not attempt to drive through rising water.
Do not cross areas where water is flowing...even on foot. Rapidly
flowing water can quickly sweep you off your feet.

For graphical hydrologic information...please go to weather.gov and
click on the Texas Panhandle. Select Rivers and Lakes near the top of
the page. The Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service page provides
current and forecast river information...gage locations...impacts...
and historical crest information for all forecast points by clicking
on each point.

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TXC011-070319-
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/WAYT2.1.ER.150707T0200Z.150707T0200Z.150707T0200Z.NO/
619 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

The National Weather Service in Amarillo has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Prairie Dog Town Fork Red River at Wayside 13NE.
* until Tuesday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:00 PM Monday the stage was 7.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  this evening.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...Ranch and farm land within the flood plain
  begins to flood. Cattle in the flood plain are threatened
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 10.0 feet
  on May 1 1999.

&&

LAT...LON 3490 10141 3475 10126 3475 10139 3481 10145
      3484 10163 3496 10162

$$



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