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WGUS84 KLUB 290145
FLSLUB
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
845 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

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

  Prairie Dog Town Fork Red River near Childress 10N affecting
  Childress County

The Prairie Dog Town Fork of the Red River at Childress 10N has
risen to 10.20 feet at 7:45 pm, just above the flood stage of
10 feet. The river is forecast to crest at 10.3 feet late tonight
or early Friday morning before falling back below flood stage during
the day Friday. Runoff from severe thunderstorms Thursday night up
and down the Red River valley was causing this flooding.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For graphical hydrological information, please go to our local
webpage located at www.weather.gov/lubbock. Select Rivers and Lakes
AHPS under current conditions.

A followup product will be issued later tonight or Friday.


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/CHLT2.1.ER.150528T2210Z.150529T0600Z.150529T1630Z.NO/
845 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

The flood warning continues for
  The Prairie Dog Town Fork Red River near Childress 10N.
* until Friday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:45 PM Thursday the stage was 10.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 10.3 feet by
  around midnight. The river will fall below flood stage by
  late morning Friday.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...Cattle grazing in the flood plain are
  threatened by rising water.

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Below are the latest River Stages and Crest Forecasts:
                     FLOOD  ---OBSERVED---   ---FORECAST-(FEET)-----
                     STAGE      STAGE   Fri  Sat  Sun
LOCATION            (feet)     (feet)   7AM  7AM   7AM

Prairie Dog Town Fork Red River
 Childress 10N        10       10.2     10.3  8.7   8.1


LAT...LON 3458 10041 3459 10020 3460 10001 3455 10001
     3454 10020 3452 10039



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