Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
957 PM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

TXZ007-008-012-013-270400-
POTTER TX-CARSON TX-MOORE TX-HUTCHINSON TX-
957 PM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN MOORE...NORTHWESTERN
CARSON...NORTHEASTERN POTTER AND HUTCHINSON COUNTIES UNTIL 1100 PM
CDT...

AT 956 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM 13 MILES SOUTH OF SPEARMAN TO 13 MILES NORTH OF
AMARILLO. MOVEMENT WAS EAST AT 35 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BORGER...PANHANDLE...FRITCH...STINNETT...SKELLYTOWN...SANFORD...LAKE
MEREDITH...PRINGLE AND PANTEX.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE SHELTER IN A STURDY BUILDING IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH
FLOODED ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3543 10200 3605 10155 3602 10109 3562 10108
      3524 10140
TIME...MOT...LOC 0256Z 258DEG 32KT 3600 10119 3539 10175

$$

JC



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