Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
527 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

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WHEELER TX-
527 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WHEELER COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...

* UNTIL 900 AM CDT

* AT 526 AM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED MINOR
  FLOODING OCCURRING ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER RADAR
  INDICATES 2 TO AS MUCH AS 4 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN OVER
  PARTS OF THE ADVISORY AREA. RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL
  WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE FLOODING...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS
  AND NEAR LOW WATER CROSSINGS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SHAMROCK...           WHEELER...            TWITTY...
  NEW MOBEETIE...       LELA...               KELLERVILLE...
  BRISCOE...            ALLISON...            MOBEETIE...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
BRIDGES...DIPS...OR OTHER LOW SPOTS IF WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.
NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON FOOT OR
IN A VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3519 10000 3518 10054 3562 10054 3562 10043
      3562 10001

$$

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