Childress County, Texas
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Flash Flood Watch
TXZ026-031-032-036>038-042>044-071200-
/O.CON.KLUB.FF.A.0005.000000T0000Z-150707T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CHILDRESS-MOTLEY-COTTLE-CROSBY-DICKENS-KING-GARZA-KENT-STONEWALL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHILDRESS...MATADOR...ROARING SPRINGS...
PADUCAH...HACKBERRY...RALLS...CROSBYTON...LORENZO...SPUR...
DICKENS...DUMONT...FINNEY...GROW...GUTHRIE...GRAHAM...POST...
JAYTON...ASPERMONT
411 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF NORTHWEST TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
CHILDRESS...COTTLE...CROSBY...DICKENS...GARZA...KENT...KING...
MOTLEY AND STONEWALL.

* UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING

* WIDESPREAD SLOW-MOVING THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING VERY
HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE EDGING TO THE EAST ACROSS THE
ROLLING PLAINS AND EASTERN SOUTH PLAINS EARLY THIS MORNING.
ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF AN INCH OR TWO STILL COULD
LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING THROUGH ABOUT DAYBREAK THIS MORNING.

* TOTAL RAINFALL AROUND 1.5 TO 3 INCHES OF RAINFALL CAN BE
EXPECTED BY DAYBREAK THIS MORNING...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
IN EXCESS OF 4 INCHES POSSIBLE. RAINFALL RATES MAY EXCEED 2
INCHES PER HOUR AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

Flood Warning
TXC075-071914-
/O.EXT.KLUB.FL.W.0003.150707T2000Z-150708T0900Z/
/CHLT2.1.ER.150707T2000Z.150708T0000Z.150708T0300Z.NO/
214 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

The flood warning continues for
The Prairie Dog Town Fork Red River near Childress 10N.
* from this afternoon to late tonight...Or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 1:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
continue to rise to near 10.2 feet by this evening.The river will
fall below flood stage by tonight.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...Cattle grazing in the flood plain are
threatened by rising water.

&&
Below are the latest River Stages and Crest Forecasts:
FLOOD ---OBSERVED--- ---FORECAST-(FEET)-----
STAGE STAGE Wed Thu Fri
LOCATION (feet) (feet) 7AM 7AM 7AM

Prairie Dog Town Fork Red River
Childress 10N 10 8.0 9.3 7.9 7.8


LAT...LON 3458 10041 3459 10020 3460 10001 3455 10001
3454 10020 3452 10039



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