Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
632 PM CDT FRI JUL 11 2014

TXZ051-052-062-063-120000-
GLASSCOCK-HOWARD-MARTIN-MIDLAND-
632 PM CDT FRI JUL 11 2014

...TROPICAL FUNNEL CLOUDS POSSIBLE THIS EVENING...

AT 617 PM CDT...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND RECEIVED A
REPORT OF A TROPICAL TYPE FUNNEL CLOUD LOCATED 5 TO 10 MILES EAST
OF STANTON IN EASTERN MARTIN COUNTY. ON OCCASION...FUNNEL CLOUDS OF
THIS TYPE MAY BRIEFLY REACH THE GROUND.

IF A FUNNEL CLOUD IS OBSERVED...BE PREPARED TO TAKE SHELTER IN A
STURDY BUILDING AS A PRECAUTION.  THESE FUNNEL CLOUDS WILL
BE SHORT-LIVED BUT COULD BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING MINOR DAMAGE AND
FLYING DEBRIS IF THEY TOUCH THE GROUND.  THESE FUNNEL CLOUDS ARE
TYPICALLY BRIEF IN NATURE AND ARE EXTREMELY DIFFICULT TO DETECT ON
RADAR.

CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN FAVORABLE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF THESE FUNNEL
CLOUDS THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE EVENING

LAT...LON 3236 10198 3244 10172 3218 10153 3206 10178
TIME...MOT...LOC 2323Z 149DEG 29KT 3219 10175

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