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FLASH FLOOD WARNING
TXC033-415-201500-
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
704 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  WESTERN SCURRY COUNTY IN WEST TEXAS...
  BORDEN COUNTY IN WEST TEXAS...

* UNTIL 1000 AM CDT

* AT 700 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED
  HEAVY RAINFALL OVER 1 INCH PER HOUR FROM AN AREA OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS OVER MUCH OF BORDEN COUNTY...AND WESTERN SCURRY
  COUNTY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

* THE THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING FLASH FLOODING WILL AFFECT THE FOLLOWING
LOCATIONS...
  GAIL...
  ARAH...
  RANDALLS CORNER...
  FLUVANNA...
  DERMOTT...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FLASH FLOODING OF CREEKS AND STREAMS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES...
LOW WATER CROSSINGS... AND LOW LYING FARMLAND IS LIKELY. DO NOT
DRIVE ACROSS FLOODED ROADS.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. ACT QUICKLY IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED. MOVE TO
HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3297 10099 3254 10103 3254 10156 3297 10149
      3297 10116 3297 10109

$$


Flood Warning


FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
538 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

NMC015-025-TXC109-301-389-475-201530-
/O.NEW.KMAF.FA.W.0011.140920T1038Z-140920T1530Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LOVING-WARD-REEVES-CULBERSON-LEA-EDDY-
538 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR SMALL STREAMS IN...
  LOVING COUNTY IN WEST TEXAS...
  WESTERN WARD COUNTY IN WEST TEXAS...
  NORTHERN REEVES COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST TEXAS...
  NORTHEASTERN CULBERSON COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST TEXAS...
  SOUTHERN LEA COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO...
  SOUTHEASTERN EDDY COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 1030 AM CDT/930 AM MDT/

* AT 526 AM CDT...FLOODING OF RURAL ROADWAYS...LOW LYING
  AREAS...NORMALLY DRY CREEKS...AND ARROYOS...AND RIVERS
  ARE STILL A CONCERN. EVEN THOUGH HEAVY RAIN HAS MOVED OUT
  OF THE AREA THERE IS STILL HIGH WATER AND IT WILL TAKE MORE
  TIME FOR THE WATER TO RUNOFF. HIGHWAY 302 AT THE PECOS RIVER IS
  FLOODED AND CLOSED. MOST OTHER ROADS ARE OPEN IN THE AREA BUT
  LOW WATER CROSSINGS ON RURAL ROADS MAY BE IMPASSABLE. THE PECOS
  RIVER IS RUNNING HIGH FROM RED BLUFF TO MENTONE. THE IMPACTS
  ARE NOT EXACTLY KNOWN FARTHER SOUTH BUT THERE ARE CONCERNS FOR
  FLOODING ALONG THE PECOS FROM MENTONE TO NEAR RAILROAD CROSSING
  JUST NORTH OF INTERSTATE 20.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOODING DEATHS ARE PREVENTABLE... AND MANY OCCUR WHEN MOTORISTS
DRIVE ACROSS FLOODED ROADWAYS. IT IS NEVER SAFE TO DRIVE ON FLOODED
ROADS. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER TO QUICKLY
CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3253 10410 3251 10374 3226 10371 3223 10308
      3202 10308 3200 10333 3165 10334 3132 10324
      3168 10443 3201 10479

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Flash Flood Watch


FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
358 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH UNTIL EVENING FOR SOUTHEAST
NEW MEXICO...THE GUADALUPE AND DAVIS MOUNTAINS...VAN HORN REGION...
MOST OF THE TRANS PECOS... AND THE PERMIAN BASIN...

.REMNANTS OF TROPICAL STORM ODILE CONTINUE TO SLOWLY DRIFT EAST OVER
THE REGION.  THESE REMNANTS... ALONG WITH ADDITIONAL MOISTURE FROM
T.S. POLO... WILL CONTINUE TO KEEP LOCALLY AVAILABLE MOISTURE WELL
ABOVE NORMAL.  HEAVY RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN OVER PARTS OF THE AREA
DURING THE PAST COUPLE OF DAYS WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR ADDITIONAL
HEAVY RAIN OVER THESE SAME AREAS TODAY.  MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL
IS POSSIBLE... AND WITH THE GROUND SATURATED IN MANY AREAS...
ADDITIONAL FLASH FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTHEAST NEW
MEXICO AND MUCH OF WEST TEXAS TODAY.

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-057>063-067>070-074-075-258-
210000-
/O.EXT.KMAF.FF.A.0006.000000T0000Z-140921T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-EDDY COUNTY PLAINS-
NORTHERN LEA COUNTY-CENTRAL LEA COUNTY-SOUTHERN LEA COUNTY-GAINES-
DAWSON-BORDEN-SCURRY-ANDREWS-MARTIN-HOWARD-MITCHELL-
VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-
REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-LOVING-WINKLER-ECTOR-MIDLAND-
GLASSCOCK-WARD-CRANE-UPTON-REAGAN-DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA-
PECOS-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...QUEEN...ARTESIA...CARLSBAD...TATUM...
HOBBS...LOVINGTON...EUNICE...JAL...SEMINOLE...LAMESA...SNYDER...
ANDREWS...STANTON...BIG SPRING...COLORADO CITY...VAN HORN...
PECOS...MENTONE...RED BLUFF LAKE...KERMIT...ODESSA...MIDLAND...
GARDEN CITY...MONAHANS...CRANE...MCCAMEY...RANKIN...BIG LAKE...
ALPINE...FORT STOCKTON...PINE SPRINGS
358 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014 /258 AM MDT SAT SEP 20 2014/

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO AND TEXAS...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO...CENTRAL LEA
  COUNTY...EDDY COUNTY PLAINS...GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY
  COUNTY...NORTHERN LEA COUNTY AND SOUTHERN LEA COUNTY. IN
  TEXAS...ANDREWS...BORDEN...CRANE...DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS
  AREA...DAWSON...ECTOR...GAINES...GLASSCOCK...GUADALUPE
  MOUNTAINS...HOWARD...LOVING...MARTIN...MIDLAND...MITCHELL...
  PECOS...REAGAN...REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS...
  SCURRY...UPTON...VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR...WARD AND
  WINKLER.

* UNTIL THIS EVENING

* ABUNDANT MOISTURE FROM THE REMNANTS OF TROPICAL STORM ODILE
  WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE INTO THE REGION. AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2
  INCHES OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE IN THE WATCH AREA THROUGH TONIGHT...
  WITH ISOLATED AMOUNTS OF 3 OR GREATER.

* FLOODING OF CREEKS...ARROYOS...LOW WATER CROSSINGS AND CITY
  STREETS WILL BE POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$


Flood Watch


FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
355 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

TXZ027>031-033>037-039>043-202100-
/O.CON.KLUB.FA.A.0002.000000T0000Z-140921T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-FLOYD-MOTLEY-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-
DICKENS-YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MULESHOE...LITTLEFIELD...OLTON...
PLAINVIEW...FLOYDADA...LOCKNEY...MATADOR...ROARING SPRINGS...
MORTON...LEVELLAND...LUBBOCK...SLATON...WOLFFORTH...CROSBYTON...
RALLS...DICKENS...SPUR...PLAINS...DENVER CITY...BROWNFIELD...
TAHOKA...ODONNELL...POST...JAYTON
355 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF NORTHWEST TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...BAILEY...COCHRAN...CROSBY...DICKENS...FLOYD...GARZA...HALE...
  HOCKLEY...KENT...LAMB...LUBBOCK...LYNN...MOTLEY...TERRY AND
  YOAKUM.

* THROUGH THIS EVENING

* A VERY MOIST AIRMASS WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE TEXAS SOUTH PLAINS
  REGION TODAY AS A WEAK UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WITH TROPICAL
  CONNECTIONS REMAINS OVERHEAD. THE COMBINATION WILL BRING THE
  POTENTIAL FOR INTERMITTENT PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL INTO THIS
  EVENING. ADDITIONAL RAIN TOTALS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS. RUNOFF WILL BE ENHANCED
  WITH WET GROUNDS LESS ABLE TO HOLD ADDITIONAL RAINFALL CAUSING A
  RISK OF AREAL FLOODING OR LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING.

* AREAL FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS...
  INCLUDING LOW LYING ROADWAYS...NEAR PLAYA LAKES..AND ALONG
  CREEKS AND DRAWS. POCKETS OF FLASH FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE
  WITH THE MOST INTENSE RAIN IN AREAS PRONE TO RAPID RUNOFF SUCH
  AS THE EDGE OF THE CAPROCK ESCARPMENT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD ADVISORIES AND WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO
FLOODING SHOULD BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING
DEVELOP.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
547 AM MDT SAT SEP 20 2014

NMZ501>540-211200-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-SANTA FE METRO AREA-ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-ESTANCIA VALLEY-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-UNION COUNTY-
HARDING COUNTY-EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
QUAY COUNTY-CURRY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
547 AM MDT SAT SEP 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL
NEW MEXICO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT
PATCHY DENSE FOG WILL BE ENCOUNTERED NEAR AND EAST OF THE CENTRAL
MOUNTAIN CHAIN EARLY THIS MORNING. VISIBILITIES LESS THAN 1/2 MILE
WILL IMPACT AREAS NEAR LAS VEGAS...CLINES CORNERS AND BETWEEN
RUIDOSO AND ROSWELL. AS THE DAY PROGRESSES...RESIDUAL MOISTURE
WILL FUEL ISOLATED SLOW-MOVING THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE AFTERNOON
AND EVENING FAVORING THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER AND UPPER GILA REGION.
LOCALIZED FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SUNDAY AND SUNDAY EVENING...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM PASSING NORTH
OF NEW MEXICO WILL DRAW MOISTURE NORTHWARD AND WESTWARD LEADING TO
AN OVERALL UPTICK IN SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM COVERAGE. STORM
MOTIONS WILL GENERALLY BE TOWARD THE EAST-NORTHEAST...BUT SLOW
ENOUGH TO RESULT IN A LOCALIZED FLOOD THREAT WITH THE POTENTIAL
FOR FLASH FLOODING BELOW BURN SCARS. THE FAVORED AREA FOR LOCALLY
HEAVY RAIN AND MINOR FLOODING WILL SHIFT EASTWARD MONDAY...ALIGNING
FROM SOUTHWEST TO NORTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA. LOW GRADE MONSOON
FORECAST WILL THEN DOMINATE MID TO LATE WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT RAINFALL AMOUNTS AND ANY FLOODING
THROUGH THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE WEB SITE AT
WEATHER.GOV/ABQ OR BY CALLING 1.888.386.7637.

$$

41

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN ANGELO TX
505 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

TXZ049-054-064>066-071>073-076>078-098-099-113-114-127-128-139-
140-154-155-168>170-211100-
FISHER-NOLAN-STERLING-COKE-RUNNELS-IRION-TOM GREEN-CONCHO-
CROCKETT-SCHLEICHER-SUTTON-HASKELL-THROCKMORTON-JONES-SHACKELFORD-
TAYLOR-CALLAHAN-COLEMAN-BROWN-MCCULLOCH-SAN SABA-MENARD-KIMBLE-
MASON-
505 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS WEST CENTRAL
TEXAS TODAY AND TONIGHT. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL MAY RESULT IN
LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING...PRIMARILY IN URBAN AND POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE SUNDAY AND MONDAY. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME. HOWEVER...
SPOTTERS AND RAINFALL OBSERVERS ARE REQUESTED TO RELAY RAINFALL
REPORTS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

JOHNSON

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
447 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-211000-
HARPER-WOODS-ALFALFA-GRANT-KAY-ELLIS-WOODWARD-MAJOR-GARFIELD-
NOBLE-ROGER MILLS-DEWEY-CUSTER-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-LOGAN-PAYNE-
BECKHAM-WASHITA-CADDO-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-
CLEVELAND-POTTAWATOMIE-SEMINOLE-HUGHES-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-
TILLMAN-COMANCHE-STEPHENS-GARVIN-MURRAY-PONTOTOC-COAL-COTTON-
JEFFERSON-CARTER-JOHNSTON-ATOKA-LOVE-MARSHALL-BRYAN-HARDEMAN-
FOARD-WILBARGER-WICHITA-KNOX-BAYLOR-ARCHER-CLAY-
447 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN...
WESTERN...CENTRAL...AND SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA...AND WESTERN NORTH
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.FOG...
PATCHY FOG OVER CENTRAL AND EASTERN OKLAHOMA MAY REDUCE
VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN 2 MILES THIS MORNING.

.THUNDERSTORMS...
THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS TODAY...MAINLY OVER
SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS. THERE WILL ALSO BE A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF STORMS IN NORTHERN OKLAHOMA TONIGHT. SEVERE
WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.THUNDERSTORMS...
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY.

GET GRAPHICS AND MORE DETAILS AT WEATHER.GOV/NORMAN...AND FOLLOW
OUR WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE ON TWITTER AND FACEBOOK.

$$

CMS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
428 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

TXZ171>173-183>194-202>209-217>225-228-211100-
LLANO-BURNET-WILLIAMSON-VAL VERDE-EDWARDS-REAL-KERR-BANDERA-
GILLESPIE-KENDALL-BLANCO-HAYS-TRAVIS-BASTROP-LEE-KINNEY-UVALDE-
MEDINA-BEXAR-COMAL-GUADALUPE-CALDWELL-FAYETTE-MAVERICK-ZAVALA-
FRIO-ATASCOSA-WILSON-KARNES-GONZALES-DE WITT-LAVACA-DIMMIT-
428 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE TODAY ACROSS SOUTH-CENTRAL TEXAS. THE COVERAGE
AND INTENSITY OF RAINFALL SHOULD BE LESS THAN THE PAST FEW
DAYS...BUT LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IS
POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE HILL COUNTRY AND LOCATIONS NORTH
OF I-10. IF THESE RAINFALL AMOUNTS ARE OBSERVED THEN MINOR
FLOODING WOULD BE LIKELY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE SUNDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY. DRIER WEATHER IS EXPECTED WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME. HOWEVER...
RAINFALL REPORTS WILL BE NEEDED TODAY. WE ENCOURAGE ALL COCORAHS
AND SKYWARN SPOTTERS TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL AMOUNTS.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
353 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

TXZ021>044-210900-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALL-CHILDRESS-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-
FLOYD-MOTLEY-COTTLE-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-DICKENS-KING-
YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-STONEWALL-
353 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE EXTREME SOUTHERN TEXAS
PANHANDLE...SOUTH PLAINS AND ROLLING PLAINS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

FLOODING.

THE PRESENCE OF CONTINUED RAINFALL AND SATURATED GROUNDS WILL
MAINTAIN THE THREAT FOR FLOODING ACROSS THE SOUTH PLAINS INTO THE
WESTERN ROLLING PLAINS TODAY AND TONIGHT. INTERMITTENT PERIODS OF
MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL MAY OCCUR...QUICKLY RAISING WATER LEVELS
IN LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND PRODUCING LOCALIZED FLASH
FLOODING NEAR AND ALONG THE CAPROCK ESCARPMENT. A FLOOD WATCH
REMAINS IN PLACE FOR THE SOUTH PLAINS AND WESTERN ROLLING PLAINS
THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY
LOCALIZED HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENING NEAR THE TEXAS AND NEW MEXICO STATE LINE. OTHERWISE THE
PROBABILITY OF WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE REQUIRED TODAY. PLEASE PASS ALONG
REPORTS OF FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
221 PM CDT FRI SEP 19 2014

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-057>063-067>070-074-075-
079>082-258-201930-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-EDDY COUNTY PLAINS-
NORTHERN LEA COUNTY-CENTRAL LEA COUNTY-SOUTHERN LEA COUNTY-GAINES-
DAWSON-BORDEN-SCURRY-ANDREWS-MARTIN-HOWARD-MITCHELL-
VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-
LOVING-WINKLER-ECTOR-MIDLAND-GLASSCOCK-WARD-CRANE-UPTON-REAGAN-
DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA-PECOS-PRESIDIO VALLEY-MARFA PLATEAU-
BIG BEND AREA-TERRELL-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
221 PM CDT FRI SEP 19 2014 /121 PM MDT FRI SEP 19 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST NEW
MEXICO...SOUTHWEST TEXAS AND WEST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ARE ANTICIPATED
AGAIN TODAY AND TONIGHT ACROSS SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO AND MUCH OF WEST
TEXAS...RESULTING IN FLASH FLOODING IN MANY AREAS.  AS A RESULT...A FLASH
FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR THE GUADALUPE...DAVIS...AND APACHE
MOUNTAINS...SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO AND WESTERN LOW ROLLING PLAINS...VAN
HORN AND THE HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR...REEVES COUNTY AND THE UPPER TRANS
PECOS...AND PERMIAN BASIN.  ABUNDANT RAINFALL HAS ALREADY FALLEN IN THESE
AREAS OVER THE PAST FEW DAYS...SO LITTLE ADDITIONAL RAINFALL WILL BE
NEEDED TO PROMOTE EFFICIENT FLASH FLOODING.

IN ADDITION TO HEAVY RAINFALL...SOME OF THE STRONGER STORMS MAY BE
ACCOMPANIED BY GUSTY WINDS AND SMALL HAIL.

ELEVATED FLOWS WILL CONTINUE ALONG THE RIO GRANDE TODAY AND TONIGHT
DUE TO RELEASES FROM RESERVOIRS IN MEXICO AND HEAVY RAINFALL ON BOTH
SIDES OF THE RIVER.  TRIBUTARIES AND ARROYOS TO THE PECOS RIVER...SUCH
AS THE RIO PENASCO...FOUR MILE DRAW...SOUTH SEVEN RIVERS...ROCKY ARROYO...
DARK CANYON...BLACK RIVER...DELAWARE RIVER...AND WALNUT CANYON WILL
REMAIN ELEVATED DUE TO HEAVY RAINFALL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE WEEKEND.  AS A RESULT..THE
FLASH FLOOD WATCH COULD BE EXTENDED THROUGH SATURDAY IF NOT SUNDAY.

THE RIO GRANDE...PECOS RIVER...AND ASSOCIATED TRIBUTARIES AND ARROYOS
WILL REMAIN ELEVATED DURING THE NEXT FEW DAYS DUE TO ADDITIONAL RAINFALL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

$$

THIS PRODUCT...ALONG WITH OTHER WATCHES...WARNINGS...ADVISORIES...
AND STATEMENTS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN
MIDLAND CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT /LOWER CASE/
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MIDLAND


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
604 AM MDT SAT SEP 20 2014

NMZ523-526-529-532>540-201500-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-CURRY COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-QUAY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLINES CORNERS...CLOVIS...CONCHAS...ELK...
FORT SUMNER...LAS VEGAS...PICACHO...PORTALES...ROSWELL...RUIDOSO...
SANTA ROSA...TUCUMCARI
604 AM MDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.NOW...
PATCHES OF DENSE FOG WILL BE ENCOUNTERED ACROSS PARTS OF EASTERN NEW
MEXICO...NEAR AND EAST OF THE CENTRAL MOUNTAIN CHAIN. POOR
VISIBILITIES OF 1/2 MILE OR LESS CAN BE EXPECTED...INCLUDING THE
INTERSTATE 40 CORRIDOR BETWEEN EDGEWOOD...MORIARTY AND CLINES
CORNERS...AREAS NEAR LAS VEGAS AND PECOS AS WELL AS BETWEEN RUIDOSO
AND ROSWELL.  BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN CHANGES IN VISIBILITY IF
TRAVELING. THE PATCHY NATURE OF THE FOG WILL DROP VISIBILITIES
QUICKLY IN A SHORT DISTANCE. IN ADDITION...VISIBILITIES MAY BECOME
SEVERELY RESTRICTED NEAR RIVERS...BRIDGES...AND LOW LYING AREAS.

$$

KJ

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
702 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

TXZ022-023-028>030-033>037-039>043-201415-
CASTRO-SWISHER-LAMB-HALE-FLOYD-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-
DICKENS-YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DIMMITT...HART...TULIA...LITTLEFIELD...
OLTON...PLAINVIEW...FLOYDADA...LOCKNEY...MORTON...LEVELLAND...
LUBBOCK...SLATON...WOLFFORTH...CROSBYTON...RALLS...DICKENS...
SPUR...PLAINS...DENVER CITY...BROWNFIELD...TAHOKA...ODONNELL...
POST...JAYTON
702 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 9 AM...NUMEROUS BANDS OF SHOWERS WILL MOVE NORTHWARD
ACROSS THE SOUTH PLAINS...WESTERN ROLLING PLAINS...AND WESTERN TO
CENTRAL PORTIONS OF THE EXTREME SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE.
ADDITIONAL SHOWERS WILL MOVE NORTH FROM THE PERMIAN BASIN. A FEW
OF THE HEAVIER SHOWERS...MORE LIKELY ACROSS THE SOUTHERN SOUTH
PLAINS...WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE ONE HOURLY RAINFALL
RATES OF NEAR OR OVER 1 INCH. ONE QUARTER TO ONE HALF OF AN INCH
WILL BE POSSIBLE WHERE MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN DEVELOPS...WHILE
LOCATIONS EXPERIENCING ONLY LIGHT SHOWERS MAY SEE AROUND ONE TENTH
OF AN INCH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
645 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

TXZ171>173-183-184-190>193-202-208-209-217-223>225-201400-
LLANO-BURNET-WILLIAMSON-VAL VERDE-EDWARDS-BLANCO-HAYS-TRAVIS-
BASTROP-KINNEY-CALDWELL-FAYETTE-MAVERICK-GONZALES-DE WITT-LAVACA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LLANO...BURNET...GEORGETOWN...DEL RIO...
ROCKSPRINGS...BLANCO...SAN MARCOS...AUSTIN...BASTROP...
BRACKETTVILLE...LOCKHART...LA GRANGE...EAGLE PASS...GONZALES...
CUERO...HALLETTSVILLE
645 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 9 AM...ISOLATED SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP AND
IMPACT PORTIONS OF THE REGION THIS MORNING. RESIDENTS CAN EXPECT
RAINFALL RATES FROM A FEW HUNDREDTHS TO ONE QUARTER OF AN INCH
WITH THE LIGHTER PRECIPITATION...BUT THE STRONGER AND SLOWER
MOVING SHOWERS WILL PRODUCE UP TO ONE HALF INCH OF RAINFALL.
PATCHY FOG IS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY IN AREAS THAT HAVE SEEN
RAINFALL RECENTLY. VISIBILITIES WILL BE 3 TO 5 MILES. REMEMBER TO
USE THE LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS AND REDUCE YOUR SPEED IN AREAS OF FOG
AND RAIN.

$$

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