Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
342 AM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

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/O.NEW.KAMA.HW.A.0004.170324T1500Z-170325T0100Z/
Dallam-Sherman-Hansford-Ochiltree-Lipscomb-Hartley-Moore-
Hutchinson-Roberts-Hemphill-Oldham-Potter-Carson-Gray-Wheeler-
Deaf Smith-Randall-Armstrong-Donley-Collingsworth-
Including the cities of Dalhart, Stratford, Spearman, Gruver,
Perryton, Booker, Higgins, Follett, Hartley, Channing, Dumas,
Borger, Miami, Canadian, Vega, Amarillo, Panhandle, White Deer,
Pampa, Shamrock, Wheeler, Hereford, Canyon, Claude, Clarendon,
and Wellington
342 AM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...
...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Amarillo has issued a Wind
Advisory...which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 8 PM
CDT this evening. A High Wind Watch has also been issued and is in
effect from Friday morning through Friday evening.

* Timing...From 1 PM this afternoon to 8 PM CDT this evening.

* Winds...South to southwest 35 to 40 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.
  The strongest winds will be across the far western Texas
  Panhandle.

* Impacts...Sudden wind gusts can cause drivers to lose control...
  especially in lightweight or high profile vehicles. Strong winds
  can cause blowing dust...reducing visibilities... and cause
  flying debris. Light outdoor objects could be moved by the
  strong winds.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph...or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

&&

$$

OKZ001>003-231700-
/O.NEW.KAMA.HW.A.0004.170324T1500Z-170325T0100Z/
Cimarron-Texas-Beaver-
Including the cities of Boise City, Keyes, Guymon, Beaver,
and Forgan
342 AM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Amarillo has issued a High Wind
Watch...which is in effect from Friday morning through Friday
evening.

* Timing...Beginning at 10 AM Friday morning to 8 PM CDT Friday
  evening.

* Winds...northwest 35 to 45 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

* Impacts...High winds can blow down small outbuildings and
  break limbs. Sudden wind gusts can cause drivers to lose
  control... especially in lightweight or high profile vehicles.
  Strong winds can cause blowing dust...reducing visibility...
  and cause flying debris. Isolated power outages could be
  possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph...or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

&&

$$

Ward



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