Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
620 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT THIS MORNING FOR PORTIONS OF
THE WESTERN AND NORTHERN PERMIAN BASIN...

.AN APPROACHING UPPER LEVEL TROUGH HAS COMBINED WITH ABUNDANT LOW
LEVEL MOISTURE AND UPSLOPE FLOW TO PRODUCE WIDESPREAD
THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE NORTHWESTERN AND NORTHERN PERMIAN BASIN.
AN UNUSUALLY MOIST ATMOSPHERE AND THUNDERSTORMS TRAINING OVER THE
SAME AREAS WILL LIKELY RESULT IN FLASH FLOODING IN THESE AREAS
THROUGH 10 AM CDT.

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GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-EDDY COUNTY PLAINS-
NORTHERN LEA COUNTY-CENTRAL LEA COUNTY-SOUTHERN LEA COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...QUEEN...ARTESIA...CARLSBAD...TATUM...
HOBBS...LOVINGTON...EUNICE...JAL
520 AM MDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELLED...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO HAS
BEEN CANCELLED. THE THREAT FOR HEAVY RAINFALL HAS SHIFTED NORTH
AND EAST OF THE AREA, SO ADDITIONAL FLASH FLOODING IS NO EXPECTED.

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GAINES-DAWSON-BORDEN-ANDREWS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SEMINOLE...LAMESA...ANDREWS
620 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* A PORTION OF WEST TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  ANDREWS...BORDEN...DAWSON AND GAINES.

* UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING

* AMOUNTS...AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES POSSIBLE...HIGHER LOCAL
  AMOUNTS TO 3 INCHES.

* RAPID RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL MAY RESULT IN FLASH FLOODING
  OF FLOOD PRONE AND URBAN AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING.  FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

&&

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