Storm Damage Survey
Reagan/Glasscock Counties Tornado of March 22, 2000
Ray Fagen & Dan Koch
PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND TX
730 AM CST THU MAR 23 2000

TIME(CDT)  .....CITY LOCATION.....STATE   ...EVENT/REMARKS...
           ....COUNTY LOCATION....

252 PM     8 NW RANKIN               TX   FUNNEL CLOUD
03/22/00   UPTON                          REPORTED BY LOCAL LAW
                                          ENFORCEMENT.

304 PM     5 N RANKIN                TX   TORNADO
03/22/00   UPTON                          REPORTED BY LOCAL LAW
                                          ENFORCEMENT.

410 PM     10 SW MIDKIFF             TX   3 INCH HAIL
03/22/00   UPTON                          REPORTED AT FM 2401 AND TX
                                          349 BY PUBLIC.

410 PM     10 SW MIDKIFF             TX   1.75 INCH HAIL
03/22/00   UPTON                          GOLFBALL HAIL COVERING ROAD
                                          AT FM 2401 AND TX 349.
                                          REPORTED BY PUBLIC.

420 PM     20 NW FORT STOCKTON       TX   1.75 INCH HAIL
03/22/00   PECOS                          GOLFBALL HAIL IN GIRVIN.
                                          REPORTED BY LOCAL LAW
                                          ENFORCEMENT.

450 PM     10 SSE GARDEN CITY        TX   FUNNEL CLOUD
03/22/00   GLASSCOCK                      REPORTED BY PUBLIC.

455 PM     10 NE RANKIN              TX   TORNADO
03/22/00   UPTON                          REPORTED BY LOCAL LAW
                                          ENFORCEMENT.

550 PM     12 SE BIG SPRING          TX   TORNADO
03/22/00   HOWARD                         PUBLIC REPORTED TORNADO.

556 PM     10 E MIDLAND              TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/22/00   MIDLAND                        TX 158 UNDER WATER.
                                          REPORTED BY AMATEUR RADIO
                                          SPOTTERS.

615 PM     4 SW GARDEN CITY          TX   FUNNEL CLOUD
03/22/00   GLASSCOCK                      REPORTED BY SPOTTER.

620 PM     2 N RANKIN                TX   FUNNEL CLOUD
03/22/00   UPTON                          REPORTED BY SPOTTER.

630 PM     GARDEN CITY               TX   1.75 INCH HAIL
03/22/00   GLASSCOCK                      GOLFBALL HAIL REPORTED BY
                                          SPOTTER ON THE WEST SIDE
                                          OF GARDEN CITY.

630 PM     4 S WESTBROOK             TX   TORNADO
03/22/00   MITCHELL                       REPORTED BY DPS.

640 PM     10 SW MIDKIFF             TX   TORNADO
03/22/00   UPTON                          FUNNEL AND DEBRIS CLOUD ON
                                          GROUND NEAR FM 2401 AND TX
                                          349.  REPORTED BY AMATEUR
                                          RADIO SPOTTER.

657 PM     10 S SNYDER               TX   1 INCH HAIL
03/22/00   SCURRY                         REPORTED BY LOCAL LAW
                                          ENFORCEMENT.

705 PM     CRANE                     TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/22/00   CRANE                          STREET FLOODING REPORTED
                                          BY LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT.

715 PM     14 NW GARDEN CITY         TX   TORNADO
03/22/00   GLASSCOCK                      TORNADO CROSSED US 87 2
                                          MILES WEST OF GLASSCOCK/
                                          STERLING COUNTY LINE.

715 PM     14 NW GARDEN CITY         TX   2 INCH HAIL
03/22/00   GLASSCOCK                      LARGE HAIL KNOCKED WINDOWS
                                          OUT OF CARS.

720 PM     CRANE                     TX   1.75 INCH HAIL
03/22/00   CRANE                          REPORTED BY LOCAL LAW
                                          ENFORCEMENT.

720 PM     CRANE                     TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/22/00   CRANE                          SEVERAL STREETS IN CRANE
                                          UNDERWATER.  REPORTED BY
                                          LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT.

724 PM     15 N GARDEN CITY          TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/22/00   GLASSCOCK                      1 FOOT OF WATER OVER FM 461
                                          EAST OF TX 33.  REPORTED
                                          BY SKYWARN SPOTTERS.

735 PM     16 S GARDEN CITY          TX   FUNNEL CLOUDS
03/22/00   GLASSCOCK                      REPORTED BY LOCAL LAW
                                          ENFORCEMENT.

735 PM     16 W GARDEN CITY          TX   1.75 INCH HAIL
03/22/00   GLASSCOCK                      REPORTED BY LOCAL LAW
                                          ENFORCEMENT.

740 PM     5 SW COLORADO CITY        TX   1.75 INCH HAIL
03/22/00   MITCHELL                       REPORTED BY RADIO STATION.

740 PM     13 SW GARDEN CITY         TX   TORNADO
03/22/00   GLASSCOCK                      TORNADO REPORTED NEAR FM
                                          2401 BY LOCAL LAW
                                          ENFORCEMENT.

800 PM     16 W GARDEN CITY          TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/22/00   GLASSCOCK                      2 FEET OF WATER COVERING
                                          INTERSECTION OF TX 137 AND
                                          TX 158.  REPORTED BY LOCAL
                                          LAW ENFORCEMENT.

810 PM     10 S BIG SPRING           TX   1.75 INCH HAIL
03/22/00   HOWARD                         GOLFBALL HAIL REPORTED AT
                                          THE INTERSECTION OF US 87
                                          AND FM 461.

815 PM     8 W CRANE                 TX   1.00 INCH HAIL
03/22/00   CRANE                          REPORTED BY LOCAL LAW
                                          ENFORCEMENT.

836 PM     13 SW MIDLAND             TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/22/00   MIDLAND                        WATER COVERING FM 1788 7
                                          MILES SOUTH OF I-20.
                                          REPORTED BY SPOTTER.

910 PM     MIDKIFF                   TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/22/00   UPTON                          REPORTED BY TX DOT.

925 PM     4 N MCCAMEY               TX   1.75 INCH HAIL
03/22/00   UPTON                          GOLFBALL HAIL REPORTED BY
                                          LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT.

950 PM     10 N MCCAMEY              TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/22/00   UPTON                          3 INCHES OF WATER OVER US
                                          385 NORTH OF MCCAMEY.
                                          REPORTED BY LOCAL LAW
                                          ENFORCEMENT.

1035 PM    8 N GARDEN CITY           TX   TORNADO
03/22/00   GLASSCOCK                      SPOTTERS REPORTED TWO
                                          TORNADOES.

1040 PM    TEXON                     TX   TORNADO
03/22/00   REAGAN                         PUBLIC REPORTED TORNADO
                                          NEAR TEXON AND RELAYED
                                          REPORT TO LOCAL LAW
                                          ENFORCEMENT.

1045 PM    10 NE STILES              TX   TORNADO
03/22/00   REAGAN                         TORNADO DESTROYED STORAGE
                                          BUILDING.  REPORTED BY
                                          LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT.

1045 PM    19 N BIG LAKE             TX   TORNADO
03/22/00   REAGAN                         *** 3 INJ ***
                                          TORNADO DESTROYED AT LEAST
                                          2 HOMES CLOSE TO FM 33.
                                          REPORTED BY LOCAL LAW
                                          ENFORCEMENT.

1048 PM    10 S CRANE                TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/22/00   CRANE                          US 385 BETWEEN CRANE AND
                                          MCCAMEY UNDER WATER.
                                          REPORTED BY SKYWARN
                                          SPOTTERS.

1048 PM    8 E CRANE                 TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/22/00   CRANE                          TX 329 BARRICADED EAST OF
                                          CRANE.  REPORTED BY SKYWARN
                                          SPOTTERS.

1127 PM    10 S BIG SPRING           TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/22/00   HOWARD                         FM 33 SOUTH OF BIG SPRING
                                          FLOODED.

1127 PM    10 S MIDLAND              TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/22/00   MIDLAND                        NUMEROUS ROADS IMPASSABLE
                                          FROM HIGH WATER.  REPORTED
                                          BY SKYWARN SPOTTERS.

1133 PM    2 SE MIDLAND              TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/22/00   MIDLAND                        TX 349 AND TX 158 CLOSED
                                          FROM HIGH WATER.  REPORTED
                                          BY SKYWARN SPOTTERS.

1133 PM    GREENWOOD                 TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/22/00   MIDLAND                        FM 307 AND FM 1379 UNDER
                                          WATER.  REPORTED BY SKYWARN
                                          SPOTTERS.

1133 PM    13 SE SPRABERRY           TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/22/00   MIDLAND                        FM 1357 AND FM 1160 UNDER
                                          WATER.  REPORTED BY SKYWARN
                                          SPOTTERS.

1140 PM    18 SW GARDEN CITY         TX   0.75 INCH HAIL
03/22/00   GLASSCOCK                      REPORTED 10 MILES SOUTH OF
                                          THE INTERSECTION OF TX 137
                                          AND TX 158 BY LOCAL LAW
                                          ENFORCEMENT.

1206 AM    COUNTYWIDE                TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/23/00   CRANE                          US 385 SOUTH TO MCCAMEY
                                          CLOSED FROM HIGH WATER.
                                          ALSO TX 329 EAST TO RANKIN
                                          CLOSED FROM HIGH WATER.
                                          REPORTED BY LOCAL LAW
                                          ENFORCEMENT.

1206 AM    7 E SPRABERRY             TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/23/00   MIDLAND                        2.5 FEET OF WATER COVERING
                                          INTERSECTION OF TX 137 AND
                                          TX 158.  REPORTED BY LOCAL
                                          LAW ENFORCEMENT.

1256 AM    10 N RANKIN               TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/23/00   UPTON                          TX 349 IMPASSABLE FROM HIGH
                                          WATER.

120 AM     GARDEN CITY               TX   FLASH FLOODING
03/23/00   MIDLAND                        TX 158 CLOSED FROM GARDEN
                                          CITY TO MIDLAND COUNTY LINE
                                          BY HIGH WATER.  REPORTED BY
                                          LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT.

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