Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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WGUS84 KAMA 280419
FLSAMA
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
1119 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...

  Prairie Dog Town Fork Red River Near Wayside 13NE affecting
  Armstrong County
.5 to 6 inches of rain has fallen at the gage site and another
1 to 3 inches are expected through the late night. The runoff from
the heavy rain will cause the Prairie Dog Town Fork of the Red River
to rise above flood stage.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive vehicles through flooded areas.

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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TXC011-280819-
/O.EXT.KAMA.FL.W.0004.150528T0413Z-150528T2200Z/
/WAYT2.1.ER.150528T0402Z.150528T0600Z.150528T1000Z.NO/
1119 PM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Prairie Dog Town Fork of the Red River at Wayside 13NE.
* until Thursday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will be above flood stage and will continue to
  rise to near 10.4 feet by midnight. The river will fall
  below flood stage by sunrise Thursday.
* 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 10.4 feet
  on Aug 18 2008.


&&

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



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