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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
546 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

TXZ028-033>035-039>041-051130-
LAMB TX-COCHRAN TX-LYNN TX-HOCKLEY TX-TERRY TX-LUBBOCK TX-YOAKUM TX-
546 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR HOCKLEY...SOUTHERN LAMB...
TERRY...NORTHEASTERN YOAKUM...SOUTHEASTERN COCHRAN...WESTERN LUBBOCK
AND LYNN COUNTIES UNTIL 630 AM CDT...

AT 544 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LARGE COMPLEX OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS CENTERED NEAR SUNDOWN...OR 13 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
LEVELLAND...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

VERY HEAVY RAIN...WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH...AND FREQUENT CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LUBBOCK...LEVELLAND...BROWNFIELD...LITTLEFIELD...TAHOKA...
WOLFFORTH...SHALLOWATER...SUNDOWN...AMHERST...
WHITHARRAL...WOODROW...SLIDE...PEP... AND REESE CENTER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

VERY HEAVY RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. LIGHTNING CAN
STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE SHELTER INSIDE
A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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LAT...LON 3297 10248 3351 10285 3403 10242 3385 10209
      3382 10209 3382 10205 3368 10175 3296 10156
TIME...MOT...LOC 1044Z 222DEG 34KT 3340 10246

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