Flood Warning
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

000
WGUS44 KLUB 281813
FLWLUB

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
113 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

TXC189-303-282115-
/O.NEW.KLUB.FA.W.0016.150528T1813Z-150528T2115Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LUBBOCK TX-HALE TX-
113 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LUBBOCK HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  LUBBOCK COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN TEXAS...
  SOUTHERN HALE COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 415 PM CDT

* AT 109 PM CDT...SEVERAL SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL
  RAINFALL WERE LOCATED OVER THE WARNED AREA. THIS FLOOD WARNING
  REPLACES THE FLOOD ADVISORY PREVIOUSLY IN EFFECT.

* A RAIN GAUGE IN SHALLOWATER MEASURED INSTANTANEOUS RAINFALL RATES
  OF 6.6 INCHES PER HOUR WITH THESE STORMS.

* TOTAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 4 INCHES IS LIKELY OVER MUCH OF THE WARNED
  AREA. SIGNIFICANT FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS IS
  LIKELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3404 10208 3411 10157 3340 10156 3339 10208

$$

MCZ



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.