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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
1237 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0329 PM     HAIL             4 ENE DALHART           36.08N 102.44W
05/22/2016  E1.00 INCH       DALLAM             TX   TRAINED SPOTTER

            NICKEL AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL WAS FALLING.

0351 PM     HAIL             7 W GREENBELT LAKE      35.01N 101.04W
05/22/2016  E2.00 INCH       DONLEY             TX   STORM CHASER

            HAIL LARGER THAN GOLF BALLS AND HEAVY RAIN WERE SLOWING
            TRAFFIC AT US HIGHWAY 287 AND COUNTY ROAD 3.

0401 PM     HAIL             GROOM                   35.20N 101.11W
05/22/2016  M1.00 INCH       CARSON             TX   PUBLIC

            QUARTER-SIZED HAIL FELL IN GROOM.

0410 PM     HAIL             9 E MORSE               36.06N 101.31W
05/22/2016  M2.00 INCH       HANSFORD           TX   STORM CHASER

            STORM CHASER REPORTED 2 INCH HAIL HAD FALLEN.

0418 PM     HAIL             2 ESE CLARENDON         34.93N 100.86W
05/22/2016  E1.00 INCH       DONLEY             TX   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            LATE REPORT...QUARTER SIZED HAIL FELL WITH FIRST STORM
            THAT PASSED OVER CLARENDON.

0435 PM     HAIL             5 S SPEARMAN            36.13N 101.19W
05/22/2016  E1.00 INCH       HANSFORD           TX   PUBLIC

0435 PM     HAIL             5 S SPEARMAN            36.13N 101.19W
05/22/2016  E1.00 INCH       HANSFORD           TX   PUBLIC

0449 PM     HAIL             PAMPA                   35.55N 100.96W
05/22/2016  E1.00 INCH       GRAY               TX   PUBLIC

            QUARTER SIZE HAIL WAS REPORTED IN PAMPA.

0449 PM     HAIL             1 N PAMPA               35.56N 100.96W
05/22/2016  E1.00 INCH       GRAY               TX   AMATEUR RADIO

            UP TO QUARTERS REPORTED ON THE NORTH SIDE OF PAMPA

0451 PM     HAIL             4 SE LAKE MCCLELLAN     35.18N 100.83W
05/22/2016  M0.75 INCH       DONLEY             TX   STORM CHASER

0510 PM     HAIL             10 N CLARENDON          35.08N 100.89W
05/22/2016  M1.00 INCH       DONLEY             TX   BROADCAST MEDIA

            QUARTER SIZE HAIL FELL ON HIGHWAY 70.

0521 PM     TSTM WND DMG     19 NW MIAMI             35.89N 100.88W
05/22/2016                   ROBERTS            TX   PUBLIC

            LATE REPORT...BRANCHES BROKEN OFF TREES ACROSS A WIDE
            AREA ALONG TX HIGHWAY 70. TIME ESTIMATED FROM DOPPLER
            RADAR.

0530 PM     TORNADO          4 NNW HOWARDWICK        35.09N 100.94W
05/22/2016                   DONLEY             TX   TRAINED SPOTTER

            BRIEF ROPE TORNADO 3 MILES NORTHWEST OF
            HOWARDWICK...LASTED 30 SECONDS. MULTIPLE REPORTS. STRONG
            ROTATING WALL CLOUD STILL NOTED.

0530 PM     HAIL             2 N HOWARDWICK          35.06N 100.91W
05/22/2016  M1.75 INCH       DONLEY             TX   STORM CHASER

            GOLF BALL SIZED HAIL FELL WITH NEARLY STATIONARY
            THUNDERSTORM.

0537 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 SSE SPEARMAN          36.19N 101.19W
05/22/2016  M64 MPH          HANSFORD           TX   BROADCAST MEDIA

0538 PM     HAIL             9 SE WAKA               36.17N 100.95W
05/22/2016  M1.75 INCH       OCHILTREE          TX   STORM CHASER

            MEASURED GOLF BALL SIZED HAIL...MOST HAIL ARE QUARTER
            TO HALF DOLLAR SIZED.

0539 PM     TORNADO          4 NW HOWARDWICK         35.07N 100.95W
05/22/2016                   DONLEY             TX   STORM CHASER

            TORNADO 3.5 MILES NORTHWEST OF HOWARDWICK. ON GROUND 9
            MINUTES. SEEN ON LIVE STORM CHASER VIDEO AND CONFIRMED
            BY SURVEY.

0545 PM     TORNADO          1 N SPEARMAN            36.21N 101.19W
05/22/2016                   HANSFORD           TX   STORM CHASER

            BRIEF TORNADO TOUCHDOWN...WALL CLOUD HAS BECOME RAIN
            WRAPPED.

0602 PM     HAIL             12 SE SPEARMAN          36.08N 101.03W
05/22/2016  M1.25 INCH       OCHILTREE          TX   STORM CHASER

0608 PM     HAIL             HOWARDWICK              35.04N 100.91W
05/22/2016  E1.00 INCH       DONLEY             TX   STORM CHASER

            QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND VERY HEAVY RAIN REPORTED WITH
            STORM OVER HOWARDWICK. MINOR PONDING OF WATER ON THE
            GRASS AND ROADWAYS.

0611 PM     HAIL             6 E SPEARMAN            36.20N 101.09W
05/22/2016  M1.00 INCH       HANSFORD           TX   PUBLIC

            QUARTER SIZED HAIL WITH WATER OVER TX HIGHWAY 759.

0613 PM     FLASH FLOOD      6 WSW LAKE MCCLELLAN    35.19N 100.97W
05/22/2016                   GRAY               TX   EMERGENCY MNGR

            SHERIFFS DEPUTY REPORTING FLASH FLOOD IN PROGRESS ALONG
            TX HIGHWAY 70.

0630 PM     HAIL             CLARENDON               34.93N 100.89W
05/22/2016  M1.75 INCH       DONLEY             TX   STORM CHASER

            GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL WAS FALLING SOUTH OF CLARENDON
            COLLEGE.

0631 PM     HAIL             CLARENDON               34.94N 100.89W
05/22/2016  M2.50 INCH       DONLEY             TX   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

0631 PM     HAIL             CLARENDON               34.94N 100.89W
05/22/2016  M1.50 INCH       DONLEY             TX   STORM CHASER

0633 PM     HAIL             7 W CLARENDON           34.94N 101.02W
05/22/2016  M1.75 INCH       DONLEY             TX   TRAINED SPOTTER

            LATE REPORT...HAIL REPORTED MULTIPLE THUNDERSTORMS
            PASSED OVER LOCATION...ESTIMATED TIME RANGE PROVIDED BY
            SPOTTER ADJUSTED WITH DOPPLER RADAR.

0639 PM     FLASH FLOOD      9 SSE SPEARMAN          36.08N 101.10W
05/22/2016                   HANSFORD           TX   TRAINED SPOTTER

            CREEK IN AREA IS OVERFLOWING...FLOODING REPORTED IN
            AREA INCLUDES CROPLANDS AND RESIDENTIAL BASEMENTS.

0644 PM     TORNADO          11 SSE WAKA             36.13N 100.97W
05/22/2016                   OCHILTREE          TX   STORM CHASER

            TORNADO ON GROUND 8 MINUTES 11 MILES SSE OF WAKA.

0645 PM     TSTM WND DMG     13 SSE WAKA             36.10N 100.97W
05/22/2016                   OCHILTREE          TX   STORM CHASER

            TELEPHONE POLES DOWN ON FM 281 ESE OF SPEARMAN

0655 PM     FLASH FLOOD      1 E CLARENDON           34.94N 100.87W
05/22/2016                   DONLEY             TX   STORM CHASER

            STREET FLOODING ON 287 WHERE THE OUTSIDE LANES ARE
            IMPASSABLE.

0657 PM     TORNADO          13 SSE FARNSWORTH       36.15N 100.88W
05/22/2016                   OCHILTREE          TX   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            TORNADO ON GROUND FOR 8 MINUTES BEGINNING 13 MILES SSE
            OF FARNSWORTH. TORNADO DAMAGED BARN NEAR COUNTY ROAD 8
            IN SOUTHWESTERN OCHILTREE COUNTY AND BECAME A LARGE
            MULTI-VORTEX WEDGE TORNADO.

0704 PM     FLASH FLOOD      9 SE WAKA               36.19N 100.94W
05/22/2016                   OCHILTREE          TX   TX DOT

            LATE REPORT...TX DOT OFFICIAL REPORTED WATER FLOWED
            OVER ROADWAY ACROSS NUMEROUS AREAS OF COUNTY ROAD 759
            BETWEEN SPEARMAN AND TX HIGHWAY 70 SUNDAY NIGHT.

0704 PM     TORNADO          12 SSE FARNSWORTH       36.16N 100.88W
05/22/2016                   OCHILTREE          TX   NWS STORM SURVEY

            TORNADO ON GROUND 3 MINUTES BEGINING 12 MILES SOUTH
            SOUTHEAST OF FARNSWORTH.

0715 PM     TORNADO          18 SSW PERRYTON         36.16N 100.92W
05/22/2016                   OCHILTREE          TX   NWS STORM SURVEY

            TORNADO ON GROUND AROUND 5 MINUTES BEGINING 17.5 MILES
            SSW OF PERRYTON. DAMAGE TO TREES... POWERLINES AND PIVOT
            IRRIGATION WAS NOTED.

0720 PM     TSTM WND DMG     12 SE WAKA              36.15N 100.91W
05/22/2016                   OCHILTREE          TX   STORM CHASER

            1/4 MILE ROW OF POWERLINES DOWN. WAS INITIALLY REPORTED
            AS TORNADO DAMAGE...HOWEVER MULTIPLE CHASERS HAVE
            REPORTED THIS WAS DUE TO VERY STRONG REAR FLANK
            DOWNDRAFT WINDS AS TORNADO REMAINED NORTH OF THIS DAMAGE
            AREA.

0728 PM     HAIL             5 S GUYMON              36.62N 101.48W
05/22/2016  E1.50 INCH       TEXAS              OK   EMERGENCY MNGR

0730 PM     FLASH FLOOD      10 ESE FARNSWORTH       36.25N 100.82W
05/22/2016                   OCHILTREE          TX   TX DOT

            LATE REPORT...WATER WAS OVER BRIDGE ON TX STATE HIGHWAY
            70 AT WOLF CREEK SUNDAY NIGHT.

0733 PM     FLASH FLOOD      11 SE SPEARMAN          36.08N 101.06W
05/22/2016                   OCHILTREE          TX   TRAINED SPOTTER

            WATER OVER NUMEROUS COUNTY ROADWAYS IN THE AREA.

0746 PM     HAIL             HARDESTY                36.61N 101.19W
05/22/2016  E0.88 INCH       TEXAS              OK   EMERGENCY MNGR

0749 PM     TORNADO          20 S PERRYTON           36.10N 100.80W
05/22/2016                   OCHILTREE          TX   STORM CHASER

            CHASER REPORTED CONE TORNADO ON GROUND FROM 749 TO 751
            PM. TORNADO WAS NEAR HIGHWAY 281 AND WAS VIEWED FROM THE
            EAST LOOKING BACK TO THE WEST AT STORM.

0827 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 S PERRYTON            36.35N 100.80W
05/22/2016                   OCHILTREE          TX   PUBLIC

            LATE REPORT...STRAIGHT LINE WIND DAMAGE TO FARMING
            SPRINKLER SYSTEM.

0839 PM     HAIL             PERRYTON                36.39N 100.80W
05/22/2016  E0.88 INCH       OCHILTREE          TX   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            LATE REPORT...PERRYTON POLICE DEPUTY REPORTED NICKLE
            SIZED HAIL WITH THUNDERSTORM. TIME ESTIMATED FROM
            DOPPLER RADAR.

0845 PM     TORNADO          11 SSE WOLF CREEK PARK  36.07N 100.55W
05/22/2016                   OCHILTREE          TX   STORM CHASER

            CONE TORNADO REPORTED BECOMING RAIN WRAPPED.

0922 PM     FLASH FLOOD      QUAIL                   34.91N 100.41W
05/22/2016                   COLLINGSWORTH      TX   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            SHERIFFS OFFICE IS REPORTING FLASH FLOODING IN
            PROGRESS.

0931 PM     FLASH FLOOD      7 SE HEDLEY             34.79N 100.58W
05/22/2016                   DONLEY             TX   PUBLIC

            RUNNING WATER ALONG THE SIDES OF U.S. HIGHWAY 287.
            LOCAL COUNTY ROADS IMPASSABLE DUE TO FLOWING WATER.
            BETWEEN 4-6 INCHES OF RAIN IS ESTIMATED TO HAVE FALLEN
            IN THE AREA.

0359 PM     HAIL             4 E CLARENDON           34.94N 100.82W
05/23/2016  E1.00 INCH       DONLEY             TX   BROADCAST MEDIA

0402 PM     HAIL             1 SE LELIA LAKE         34.90N 100.76W
05/23/2016  M1.25 INCH       DONLEY             TX   STORM CHASER

            RECEIVED VIA SPOTTER NETWORK.

0403 PM     HAIL             1 SE LELIA LAKE         34.89N 100.76W
05/23/2016  E1.75 INCH       DONLEY             TX   STORM CHASER

            RECEIVED VIA SPOTTER NETWORK.

0415 PM     HAIL             2 SE LELIA LAKE         34.88N 100.74W
05/23/2016  E1.75 INCH       DONLEY             TX   STORM CHASER

0626 PM     HAIL             HOWARDWICK              35.04N 100.91W
05/23/2016  E1.00 INCH       DONLEY             TX   TRAINED SPOTTER

            QUARTER SIZE HAIL LASTED FROM 624 PM TO 626 PM.

0710 PM     HAIL             LELIA LAKE              34.90N 100.77W
05/23/2016  E1.00 INCH       DONLEY             TX   PUBLIC

            RECEIVED VIA TWITTER.

0712 PM     HAIL             1 E LELIA LAKE          34.90N 100.75W
05/23/2016  E1.00 INCH       DONLEY             TX   AMATEUR RADIO

            MOSTLY NICKEL SIZE HAIL WITH A FEW QUARTERS MIXED IN.

0713 PM     HAIL             6 WNW HEDLEY            34.90N 100.76W
05/23/2016  E1.00 INCH       DONLEY             TX   PUBLIC

            RECEIVED VIA TWITTER.

0734 PM     HAIL             6 E WOLF CREEK PARK     36.21N 100.54W
05/23/2016  E1.75 INCH       LIPSCOMB           TX   TRAINED SPOTTER

            PENNY AND NICKEL HAIL WITH A FEW GOLF BALLS MIXED IN.

0742 PM     HAIL             1 W ALANREED            35.21N 100.75W
05/23/2016  E1.75 INCH       GRAY               TX   AMATEUR RADIO

0743 PM     HAIL             6 E WOLF CREEK PARK     36.21N 100.54W
05/23/2016  M1.50 INCH       LIPSCOMB           TX   TRAINED SPOTTER

0744 PM     HAIL             3 SSE LAKE MCCLELLAN    35.18N 100.85W
05/23/2016  E1.00 INCH       DONLEY             TX   NWS EMPLOYEE

            QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND ESTIMATED WIND GUST OF 60 MPH.

0748 PM     HAIL             3 E ALANREED            35.22N 100.69W
05/23/2016  E2.00 INCH       GRAY               TX   STORM CHASER

0752 PM     HAIL             4 W ALANREED            35.21N 100.80W
05/23/2016  E1.75 INCH       GRAY               TX   STORM CHASER

            RECEIVED VIA SPOTTER NETWORK.

0755 PM     HAIL             1 SE ALANREED           35.20N 100.72W
05/23/2016  M3.11 INCH       GRAY               TX   STORM CHASER

0802 PM     HAIL             4 SE LAKE MCCLELLAN     35.18N 100.83W
05/23/2016  E2.00 INCH       DONLEY             TX   STORM CHASER

            HAIL ON GROUND AT I-40 REST STOP AT MILE MARKER 129

0803 PM     HAIL             1 S ALANREED            35.20N 100.73W
05/23/2016  M1.75 INCH       GRAY               TX   STORM CHASER

0805 PM     HAIL             4 SW DARROUZETT         36.40N 100.38W
05/23/2016  M1.50 INCH       LIPSCOMB           TX   TRAINED SPOTTER

            LATE REPORT OF PING PONG BALL SIZED HAIL WITH A
            THUNDERSTORM THAT PASSED OVER AT 0805 PM CDT.

0810 PM     HAIL             DARROUZETT              36.45N 100.33W
05/23/2016  E2.50 INCH       LIPSCOMB           TX   TRAINED SPOTTER

0815 PM     HAIL             DARROUZETT              36.45N 100.33W
05/23/2016  E2.00 INCH       LIPSCOMB           TX   PUBLIC

0832 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 SE MCLEAN             35.22N 100.59W
05/23/2016  E60 MPH          GRAY               TX   TRAINED SPOTTER

            LATE REPORT...THUNDERSTORM GUST FRONT BLEW THRU WITH
            ESTIMATED 60 MPH WINDS...RAIN WAS BLOWING SIDEWAYS.

0840 PM     HAIL             3 W SLAPOUT             36.62N 100.17W
05/23/2016  M1.00 INCH       BEAVER             OK   PUBLIC

0938 PM     HAIL             1 W BOOKER              36.46N 100.56W
05/23/2016  E1.00 INCH       OCHILTREE          TX   PUBLIC

0946 PM     HAIL             4 SW GREENBELT LAKE     34.97N 100.96W
05/23/2016  E0.75 INCH       DONLEY             TX   STORM CHASER

1006 PM     HAIL             3 NW CLARENDON          34.97N 100.93W
05/23/2016  M1.25 INCH       DONLEY             TX   STORM CHASER

            DIME TO HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL REPORTED ALONG 287
            NORTHWEST OF CLARENDON.

1131 PM     HAIL             HOWARDWICK              35.04N 100.91W
05/23/2016  M1.25 INCH       DONLEY             TX   TRAINED SPOTTER

            QUARTER SIZE HAIL UP TO HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL IN
            HOWARDWICK

1141 PM     HAIL             1 NE HOWARDWICK         35.05N 100.90W
05/23/2016  E1.75 INCH       DONLEY             TX   STORM CHASER

1142 PM     HAIL             3 N HOWARDWICK          35.07N 100.91W
05/23/2016  M1.00 INCH       DONLEY             TX   TRAINED SPOTTER

1144 PM     HAIL             N HOWARDWICK            35.04N 100.91W
05/23/2016  E1.50 INCH       DONLEY             TX   TRAINED SPOTTER

1210 AM     HAIL             8 NW LAKE MCCLELLAN     35.30N 100.97W
05/24/2016  M1.00 INCH       GRAY               TX   TRAINED SPOTTER

            DIME TO QUARTER SIZE HAIL ALONG HIGHWAY 70.

1214 AM     HAIL             7 NW LAKE MCCLELLAN     35.29N 100.96W
05/24/2016  M0.75 INCH       GRAY               TX   TRAINED SPOTTER

            PEA TO PENNY SIZE HAIL ON HIGHWAY 70.


&&

EVENT NUMBER AMA1600407 AMA1600408 AMA1600411 AMA1600410 AMA1600457
AMA1600409 AMA1600414 AMA1600413 AMA1600415 AMA1600412 AMA1600416
AMA1600458 AMA1600418 AMA1600428 AMA1600424 AMA1600420 AMA1600421
AMA1600422 AMA1600425 AMA1600442 AMA1600426 AMA1600427 AMA1600431
AMA1600429 AMA1600430 AMA1600463 AMA1600432 AMA1600455 AMA1600450
AMA1600437 AMA1600503 AMA1600462 AMA1600504 AMA1600505 AMA1600439
AMA1600449 AMA1600461 AMA1600440 AMA1600451 AMA1600502 AMA1600460
AMA1600459 AMA1600452 AMA1600453 AMA1600454 AMA1600464 AMA1600465
AMA1600466 AMA1600467 AMA1600468 AMA1600469 AMA1600471 AMA1600470
AMA1600472 AMA1600473 AMA1600476 AMA1600474 AMA1600478 AMA1600475
AMA1600482 AMA1600477 AMA1600480 AMA1600494 AMA1600479 AMA1600481
AMA1600493 AMA1600483 AMA1600485 AMA1600484 AMA1600486 AMA1600487
AMA1600488 AMA1600489 AMA1600490 AMA1600492 AMA1600491

$$

MJG



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