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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
524 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TXC011-065-375-381-231100-
/O.CON.KAMA.SV.W.0093.000000T0000Z-150523T1100Z/
POTTER TX-RANDALL TX-CARSON TX-ARMSTRONG TX-
524 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR NORTHWESTERN
ARMSTRONG...SOUTHWESTERN CARSON...NORTHERN RANDALL AND SOUTHERN
POTTER COUNTIES UNTIL 600 AM CDT...

AT 523 AM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 9 MILES NORTH OF AMARILLO TO 5 MILES SOUTHEAST OF
AMARILLO TO CANYON...AND MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

HAZARD...65 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED. A 64 MPH THUNDERSTORM WIND GUST WAS
         REPORTED AT TRADEWIND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AT 5:18 AM.

IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. MINOR WIND DAMAGE TO
         ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES IS POSSIBLE.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  CANYON...             AMARILLO...           WASHBURN...
  PALO DURO CANYON...   LAKE TANGLEWOOD...    TIMBERCREEK CANYON...
  PANTEX...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

&&

LAT...LON 3542 10142 3517 10134 3491 10151 3488 10214
      3513 10198 3541 10207
TIME...MOT...LOC 1021Z 267DEG 33KT 3534 10179 3515 10174
          3498 10185

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...65MPH

$$

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