Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
617 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN ROBERTS COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...
  SOUTHWESTERN OCHILTREE COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN HANSFORD COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...
  NORTHEASTERN HUTCHINSON COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...

* UNTIL 745 PM CDT

* AT 617 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 12 MILES EAST OF
  PRINGLE...OR 14 MILES SOUTH OF SPEARMAN...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

  HAZARD...GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL AND 70 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT SOME TREE DAMAGE. DAMAGE IS LIKELY TO MOBILE
           HOMES...ROOFS...AND OUTBUILDINGS. PEOPLE AND ANIMALS
           OUTDOORS WILL BE INJURED. EXPECT HAIL DAMAGE TO ROOFS...
           SIDING...WINDOWS...AND VEHICLES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SPEARMAN...WAKA AND FARNSWORTH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE WARNED AREA. TORNADOES CAN
DEVELOP QUICKLY FROM SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. ALTHOUGH A TORNADO IS NOT
IMMEDIATELY LIKELY...IF ONE IS SPOTTED...ACT QUICKLY AND MOVE TO A
PLACE OF SAFETY INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE SUCH AS A BASEMENT OR SMALL
INTERIOR ROOM.

PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS. PEOPLE OUTSIDE
SHOULD MOVE IMMEDIATELY TO SHELTER INSIDE A STRONG BUILDING. STAY
AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

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

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT.

LAT...LON 3578 10110 3602 10141 3636 10116 3632 10088
      3606 10068
TIME...MOT...LOC 2317Z 227DEG 12KT 3599 10124

HAIL...1.75IN
WIND...70MPH

$$

LG



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