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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
631 AM CDT FRI SEP 19 2014

TXZ011>020-192000-
/O.CON.KAMA.FF.A.0007.140919T1800Z-140920T1800Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
OLDHAM-POTTER-CARSON-GRAY-WHEELER-DEAF SMITH-RANDALL-ARMSTRONG-
DONLEY-COLLINGSWORTH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VEGA...AMARILLO...PANHANDLE...
WHITE DEER...PAMPA...SHAMROCK...WHEELER...HEREFORD...CANYON...
CLAUDE...CLARENDON...WELLINGTON
631 AM CDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF THE TEXAS PANHANDLE...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  ARMSTRONG...CARSON...COLLINGSWORTH...DEAF SMITH...DONLEY...
  GRAY...OLDHAM...POTTER...RANDALL AND WHEELER.

* FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE
  EXPECTED...PRIMARILY ACROSS THE SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE.

* THE RUNOFF COULD CAUSE WATER TO FLOW OVER ROADS AND CAUSE
  DITCHES TO FILL UP WITH WATER. FLOODING IN STEEP TERRAIN SUCH
  AS PALO DURO CANYON COULD BE LIFE THREATENING.

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.

&&

$$

COCKRELL

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