Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
347 AM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

OKZ001-TXZ001-002-006-007-011-012-016-017-311700-
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CIMARRON-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HARTLEY-MOORE-OLDHAM-POTTER-DEAF SMITH-
RANDALL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOISE CITY...KEYES...DALHART...
STRATFORD...HARTLEY...CHANNING...DUMAS...VEGA...AMARILLO...
HEREFORD...CANYON
347 AM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* PORTIONS OF OKLAHOMA AND TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...IN OKLAHOMA...CIMARRON. IN TEXAS...DALLAM...DEAF
  SMITH...HARTLEY...MOORE...OLDHAM...POTTER...RANDALL AND
  SHERMAN.

* THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING

* THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE WESTERN
  PANHANDLES THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. THE RUNOFF FROM THE HEAVY RAIN
  MAY CAUSE AREAS OF FLASH FLOODING. IN ADDITION TO FLASH FLOODING
  CONCERNS...RUNOFF COULD ALSO AFFECT PLAYA LAKES AROUND AMARILLO
  THAT ARE AT OR NEAR CAPACITY.

* FLASH FLOODING COULD IMPACT TRAVEL. FAST FLOWING WATER CAN SWEEP
  VEHICLES FROM ROADWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED. HOMEOWNERS NEAR PLAYA LAKES
ARE URGED TO KEEP A CLOSE EYE ON RAINFALL.

&&

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ELSENHEIMER




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