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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
409 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

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YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PLAINS...DENVER CITY...BROWNFIELD...
TAHOKA...ODONNELL...POST
409 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* A PORTION OF NORTHWEST TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
   GARZA...LYNN...TERRY AND YOAKUM.

* THROUGH THIS EVENING

* A VERY MOIST AIRMASS IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN IN PLACE ACROSS THE
  REGION TODAY. A WEAK UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE ALSO REMAINS IN
  THE REGION AND IS EXPECTED TO BRING A CONTINUED CHANCE OF RAIN
  WITH THE BEST CHANCES OF FLOOD PRODUCING RAIN OVER THE SOUTHERN
  SOUTH PLAINS AND POINTS FARTHER SOUTH IN THE PERMIAN BASIN AND
  SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO.

* AREAL FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS...
  INCLUDING LOW LYING ROADWAYS...NEAR PLAYA LAKES..AND ALONG
  CREEKS AND DRAWS. POCKETS OF FLASH FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE
  WITH THE MOST INTENSE RAIN IN AREAS PRONE TO RAPID RUNOFF SUCH
  AS THE EDGE OF THE CAPROCK ESCARPMENT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD ADVISORIES AND WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO
FLOODING SHOULD BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING
DEVELOP.

&&

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