Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
214 PM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FOR EASTERN PORTIONS OF THE PERMIAN
BASIN AND WESTERN LOW ROLLING PLAINS THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.HEAVY RAIN FELL ACROSS MUCH OF THE EASTERN PERMIAN BASIN OVER
THE PAST SEVERAL DAYS AND MORE IS EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY.
AN UPPER STORM SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO RESULT IN THE POTENTIAL FOR
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WHICH MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING OF LOW
LYING AREAS. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE
POSSIBLE WITH MORE IN ISOLATED LOCATIONS.

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BORDEN-SCURRY-MARTIN-HOWARD-MITCHELL-MIDLAND-GLASSCOCK-UPTON-
REAGAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GAIL...SNYDER...STANTON...BIG SPRING...
COLORADO CITY...MIDLAND...GARDEN CITY...MCCAMEY...RANKIN...
BIG LAKE
214 PM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

* ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES WITH MORE IN
  ISOLATED LOCATIONS

* FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE IN CITY STREETS AND OTHER LOW-LYING
  AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. FLOOD WATERS MAY RESULT IN RAPIDLY
  RISING CREEKS...STREAMS...AND RIVERS. AVOID LOW WATER CROSSINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

DONT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROAD. THE WATER
MAY BE DEEPER THAN IT APPEARS AND LESS THAN A FOOT OF RUSHING
WATER CAN FLOAT MANY VEHICLES. IF YOU ENCOUNTER WATER FLOWING
ACROSS A ROADWAY...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

$$

RHLUCHAN



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