Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
217 AM CDT SAT SEP 16 2017

TXZ010-015-160800-
Hemphill TX-Wheeler TX-
217 AM CDT SAT SEP 16 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN WHEELER AND HEMPHILL
COUNTIES UNTIL 300 AM CDT...

At 217 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 6
miles north of New Mobeetie, or 14 miles east of Miami, moving
northeast at 30 mph.

Dime size hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Briscoe and Lake Marvin.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take shelter in a sturdy building if threatening weather approaches.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

&&

LAT...LON 3549 10036 3561 10054 3572 10054 3599 10026
      3576 10000 3569 10000
TIME...MOT...LOC 0717Z 228DEG 25KT 3562 10041

$$

JC



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