Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FLWAMA
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
113 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

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

  Canadian River At Canadian 2NE affecting Hemphill County
.Runoff from very heavy rain Wednesday night will cause the
Canadian River near Canadian to go above flood stage.

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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TXC211-281013-
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/CDNT2.1.ER.150528T0725Z.150528T0800Z.150528T1338Z.NO/
113 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

The National Weather Service in Amarillo has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Canadian River At Canadian 2NE.
* until this evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 12:45 AM Thursday the stage was 7.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage early this morning
  and continue to rise to near 8.3 feet by 3 am. The
  river will fall below flood stage after sunrise.
* Impact...At 8.0 feet...Minor overbank flooding of farm and ranch
  land occurs. No significant damage expected to occur.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 9.0 feet
  on Oct 1 1941.


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LAT...LON 3580 10000 3577 10016 3586 10054 3606 10054
      3596 10018 3598 10000



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