Potter County, Texas
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Aviation Weather Warning
TXZ012-017-010530-
POTTER-RANDALL-
1023 PM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

...AVIATION WEATHER WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1030 PM FRIDAY UNTIL 1230
AM CDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED AN AVIATION
WEATHER WARNING FOR RICK HUSBAND AMARILLO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AND
TRADEWIND AIRPORT EFFECTIVE FROM 1030 PM FRIDAY TO 1230 AM SATURDAY.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL PRODUCE VARIABLE WIND GUSTS OF 40 TO 50 KNOTS.

$$

Flash Flood Warning
TXC375-381-010700-
/O.NEW.KAMA.FF.W.0025.150801T0325Z-150801T0700Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
1025 PM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
POTTER COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...
RANDALL COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...

* UNTIL 200 AM CDT

* AT 1022 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
THUNDERSTORM WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL 6 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
BUSHLAND...OR 15 MILES NORTHWEST OF CANYON. VERY HEAVY RAIN HAS
FALLEN OVER PARTS OF THE WARNED AREA IN THE PAST DAY WITH
ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED. FLASH FLOODING IS LIKELY TO OCCUR.
WHILE PRECIPITATION MAY TAPER OFF IN SOME AREAS DURING
THE WARNING PERIOD...IT WILL TAKE SOME TIME FOR ANY HIGH WATER
TO RUNOFF.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
CANYON... AMARILLO... UMBARGER...
PALO DURO CANYON... LAKE TANGLEWOOD... BUFFALO LAKE...
VALLEY DE ORO... BUSHLAND... TIMBERCREEK CANYON...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT UNDERESTIMATE THE POWER OF FLOOD WATERS. ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER CAN QUICKLY CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. TURN
AROUND... DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3477 10214 3561 10216 3561 10165 3485 10162
3480 10163

$$

Flash Flood Watch
OKZ001-TXZ001-002-006-007-011-012-016-017-010400-
/O.EXT.KAMA.FF.A.0006.000000T0000Z-150802T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CIMARRON-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HARTLEY-MOORE-OLDHAM-POTTER-DEAF SMITH-
RANDALL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOISE CITY...KEYES...DALHART...
STRATFORD...HARTLEY...CHANNING...DUMAS...VEGA...AMARILLO...
HEREFORD...CANYON
328 PM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

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

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* PORTIONS OF OKLAHOMA AND TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
AREAS...IN OKLAHOMA...CIMARRON. IN TEXAS...DALLAM...DEAF
SMITH...HARTLEY...MOORE...OLDHAM...POTTER...RANDALL AND
SHERMAN.

* THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY EVENING

* THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE TEXAS AND
OKLAHOMA PANHANDLES THROUGH SATURDAY. THE RUNOFF FROM THE HEAVY
RAINS WILL LIKELY CAUSE AREAS OF FLASH FLOODING. IN ADDITION TO
FLASH FLOODING CONCERNS...RUNOFF COULD ALSO AFFECT PLAYA LAKES
AROUND AMARILLO THAT ARE AT OR NEAR CAPACITY.THUNDERSTORMS WITH
HEAVY RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE WESTERN PANHANDLES THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING. THE RUNOFF FROM THE HEAVY RAIN MAY CAUSE AREAS OF
FLASH FLOODING. IN ADDITION TO FLASH FLOODING CONCERNS...RUNOFF
COULD ALSO AFFECT PLAYA LAKES AROUND AMARILLO THAT ARE AT OR NEAR
CAPACITY.

* FLASH FLOODING COULD IMPACT TRAVEL. FAST FLOWING WATER CAN
SWEEP VEHICLES FROM ROADWAYS.

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. HOMEOWNERS NEAR PLAYA
LAKES ARE URGED TO KEEP A CLOSE EYE ON RAINFALL.

&&

$$

Special Weather Statement
TXZ011-012-016-017-010400-
DEAF SMITH TX-OLDHAM TX-POTTER TX-RANDALL TX-
1003 PM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR RANDALL...POTTER...EASTERN
OLDHAM AND EASTERN DEAF SMITH COUNTIES UNTIL 1100 PM CDT...

AT 954 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM 8 MILES SOUTHWEST OF WILDORADO...OR 8 MILES
SOUTHEAST OF VEGA...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

HAIL UP TO ONE HALF INCH IN DIAMETER AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE
EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM...ALONG WITH HEAVY RAIN.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HEREFORD... VEGA... SIMMS...
DAWN... UMBARGER... BUFFALO LAKE...
VALLEY DE ORO... BUSHLAND... WILDORADO...
BOYS RANCH...

IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES YOUR AREA...TAKE SHELTER IN A
STURDY BUILDING.

TORRENTIAL RAIN...WHICH MAY FLOOD LOW LYING AREAS SUCH AS DITCHES AND
UNDERPASSES...IS ALSO LIKELY. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE ON A FLOODED
ROADWAY...TURN AROUND DONT DROWN.

LAT...LON 3476 10282 3554 10248 3554 10195 3474 10214
3474 10236
TIME...MOT...LOC 0257Z 270DEG 27KT 3515 10232

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