Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
142 PM CDT SAT MAR 21 2015

...A FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH 7 PM FOR THE
MARFA PLATEAU...BIG BEND...DAVIS MOUNTAINS...TRANS PECOS AND
CENTRAL PERMIAN BASIN...

.AN UPPER LEVEL LOW MOVING UP FROM MEXICO HAS BROUGHT WIDESPREAD
RAIN TO THE REGION TODAY. REPORTS OF A THIRD TO A HALF INCH OF
RAIN ARE COMMON WITH SOME LOCATIONS BELIEVED TO RECEIVE MORE THAN
AN INCH.  LOCALIZED FLOODING IS POSSIBLE.  RAIN IS CURRENTLY ONGOING
OVER MUCH OF THE REGION BUT THIS WILL BE SHIFTING NORTHEAST TONIGHT
OUT OF THE WATCH AREA AND OVER AREAS THAT HAVE NOT RECEIVED MUCH RAIN
THE PAST FEW DAYS.  THEREFORE WILL ALLOW THE WATCH TO CONTINUE THE
REMAINDER OF THE AFTERNOON AND EXPIRE AT 7 PM.

TXZ057>063-067>070-074-075-079>082-220000-
/O.CON.KMAF.FF.A.0001.000000T0000Z-150322T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-
REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-LOVING-WINKLER-ECTOR-MIDLAND-
GLASSCOCK-WARD-CRANE-UPTON-REAGAN-DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA-
PECOS-PRESIDIO VALLEY-MARFA PLATEAU-BIG BEND AREA-TERRELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VAN HORN...PECOS...MENTONE...
RED BLUFF LAKE...KERMIT...ODESSA...MIDLAND...GARDEN CITY...
MONAHANS...CRANE...MCCAMEY...RANKIN...BIG LAKE...ALPINE...
FORT STOCKTON...PRESIDIO...MARFA...MARATHON...SANDERSON
142 PM CDT SAT MAR 21 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST TEXAS AND WEST TEXAS...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHWEST TEXAS...BIG BEND AREA...
  DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA...MARFA PLATEAU...PECOS...PRESIDIO
  VALLEY...REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS...TERRELL AND VAN
  HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR. IN WEST TEXAS...CRANE...ECTOR...
  GLASSCOCK...LOVING...MIDLAND...REAGAN...UPTON...WARD AND
  WINKLER.

* UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* LOCALIZED FLOODING IS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

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