Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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WWUS84 KAMA 271802
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
102 PM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

TXZ016-271900-
DEAF SMITH TX-
102 PM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN DEAF SMITH COUNTY
UNTIL 200 PM CDT...

AT 101 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 10
MILES WEST OF SIMMS...OR 26 MILES SOUTHWEST OF VEGA...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SIMMS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE SHELTER IN A STURDY BUILDING IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES.

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

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 3519 10254 3497 10252 3493 10294 3518 10299
TIME...MOT...LOC 1801Z 228DEG 9KT 3507 10284

$$

JC


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