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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
528 PM MDT WED SEP 17 2014

NMZ401>404-407-408-180015-
EASTERN BLACK RANGE FOOTHILLS NM-SOUTHERN GILA FOOTHILLS/MIMBRES
VALLEY NM-SOUTHERN GILA HIGHLANDS/BLACK RANGE NM-SOUTHWEST
DESERT/LOWER GILA RIVER VALLEY NM-SOUTHWEST DESERT/MIMBRES BASIN
NM-UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY NM-
528 PM MDT WED SEP 17 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINS THREATENING CENTRAL
GRANT...LUNA AND EXTREME SOUTHWESTERN SIERRA COUNTIES THROUGH 615 PM
MDT...

AT 518 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS WERE TRACKING
THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL MOVING TO THE NORTHEAST ACROSS THE
AREA.  UP TO AN INCH OF RAIN MAY FALL OVER A FEW LOCATIONS CAUSING
MINOR FLOODING AND THE PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS.

THE STORMS MAY ALSO PRODUCE WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  CITY OF ROCKS STATE PARK...
  SILVER CITY...
  SAN LORENZO...
  DEMING...
  COLUMBUS...
  GEORGETOWN...
  RIVERSIDE...
  SUNSHINE...
  CAMP THUNDERBIRD...
  SHERMAN...
  BEAR CANYON LAKE...
  SAPILLO CAMPGROUND...
  MCMILLAN CAMPGROUND...
  CHERRY CREEK CAMPGROUND...

TORRENTIAL RAIN MAY FLOOD LOW LYING AREAS SUCH AS DITCHES AND
UNDERPASSES. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE ON A FLOODED ROADWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3303 10791 3210 10734 3178 10735 3178 10799
      3204 10823 3222 10837 3299 10882
TIME...MOT...LOC 2324Z 230DEG 14KT 3218 10811

$$

ROGASH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
454 PM MDT WED SEP 17 2014

WYZ026-172345-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN WY-
454 PM MDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN SUBLETTE AND
NORTHWESTERN SWEETWATER COUNTIES UNTIL 545 PM MDT...

AT 449 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR JONAH FIELD...OR 19 MILES EAST OF BIG
PINEY...MOVING EAST SOUTHEAST 25 MPH.

HAIL UP TO ONE-HALF INCH IN DIAMETER AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH ARE
EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM...ALONG WITH BRIEF HEAVY RAIN.

THIS STORM WILL BE NEAR...
U.S. HWY 191 MILE MARKER 70 AROUND 505 PM MDT.
U.S. HWY 191 MILE MARKER 60 AROUND 520 PM MDT.

IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES YOUR AREA...TAKE SHELTER IN A
STURDY BUILDING.

REPORT HAZARDOUS WEATHER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN
RIVERTON AT 1-800-211-1448.

LAT...LON 4246 10918 4212 10941 4233 10994 4260 10973
TIME...MOT...LOC 2254Z 291DEG 22KT 4245 10972

$$

AR

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
129 PM CDT WED SEP 17 2014

TXZ021>044-181200-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALL-CHILDRESS-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-
FLOYD-MOTLEY-COTTLE-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-DICKENS-KING-
YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-STONEWALL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRIONA...BOVINA...DIMMITT...HART...
TULIA...SILVERTON...QUITAQUE...MEMPHIS...TURKEY...CHILDRESS...
MULESHOE...LITTLEFIELD...OLTON...PLAINVIEW...FLOYDADA...LOCKNEY...
MATADOR...ROARING SPRINGS...PADUCAH...MORTON...LEVELLAND...
LUBBOCK...SLATON...WOLFFORTH...CROSBYTON...RALLS...DICKENS...
SPUR...GUTHRIE...PLAINS...DENVER CITY...BROWNFIELD...TAHOKA...
ODONNELL...POST...JAYTON...ASPERMONT
129 PM CDT WED SEP 17 2014

...HEAVY RAIN POSSIBLE AS REMAINS OF PACIFIC CYCLONE ODILE
APPROACH...

ABUNDANT MOISTURE WILL SPREAD INTO THE TEXAS SOUTH PLAINS REGION
TONIGHT AND THURSDAY IN ADVANCE OF PACIFIC TROPICAL CYCLONE ODILE.
THIS WILL LEAD TO AN INCREASING CHANCE OF LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN AND
MINOR FLOODING. RAINFALL MAY QUICKLY AMOUNT TO AN INCH OR TWO IN
SOME LOCATIONS THROUGH THURSDAY...THOUGH MOST AREAS WILL RECEIVE A
HALF INCH OR LESS. MINOR STREET FLOODING SHOULD BE EXPECTED IN
SOME AREAS.

THE REMAINS OF ODILE ARE EXPECTED TO PASS JUST NORTH OF THE AREA
LATE FRIDAY AND EARLY SATURDAY WHICH MAY LEAD TO ANOTHER ROUND OF
HEAVY RAIN. BY THE TIME THIS SYSTEM PASSES...SOME LOCATIONS COULD
SEE RAINFALL TOTALS UP TO SEVERAL INCHES. PRECISE LOCATIONS WITH
GREATEST THREAT FOR HEAVIER RAIN ARE STILL NOT CLEAR.

PERSONS PLANNING TRAVEL OR OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES THROUGH SATURDAY CAN
STAY UPDATED WITH CURRENT FORECASTS ON NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND AT
WEATHER.GOV/LUB.

$$

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