Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
839 PM CDT THU APR 16 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  WHEELER COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...

* UNTIL 1230 AM CDT

* AT 839 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  THUNDERSTORM WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL 6 MILES NORTHWEST OF
  TWITTY...OR 11 MILES NORTHWEST OF SHAMROCK. DOPPLER RADAR INDICATES
  1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN OVER PARTS OF THE WARNED AREA IN
  THE PAST 3 HOURS WITH ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED. FLASH
  FLOODING IS LIKELY TO OCCUR. WHILE PRECIPITATION MAY TAPER OFF IN
  SOME AREAS DURING THE WARNING PERIOD...IT WILL TAKE SOME TIME FOR
  ANY HIGH WATER TO RUNOFF.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT UNDERESTIMATE THE POWER OF FLOOD WATERS. ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER CAN QUICKLY CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. TURN
AROUND... DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3518 10047 3519 10054 3556 10052 3562 10011
      3562 9999 3526 9999

$$

LG








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