Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
858 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015

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DONLEY TX-GRAY TX-WHEELER TX-COLLINGSWORTH TX-
858 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL NOON CDT

* AT 857 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED
  MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER RADAR
  INDICATES 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN OVER PARTS OF
  THE ADVISORY AREA WITH ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED. 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...
  CLARENDON...          WELLINGTON...         SHAMROCK...
  PAMPA...              LELIA LAKE...         HOWARDWICK...
  HEDLEY...             GREENBELT LAKE...     SAMNORWOOD...
  QUAIL...              LUTIE...              DOZIER...
  DODSON...             WHEELER...            TWITTY...
  NEW MOBEETIE...       LELA...               KELLERVILLE...

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.

AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAINFALL ARE STILL POSSIBLE IN THE
ADVISORY AREA.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS
AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS
WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3562 10109 3562 10000 3475 10000 3475 10108

$$

NF




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