Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
354 PM CDT SAT SEP 17 2016

TXZ058-074-172145-
REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS TX-
DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA TX-
354 PM CDT SAT SEP 17 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN JEFF DAVIS AND
SOUTHWESTERN REEVES COUNTIES UNTIL 445 PM CDT...

AT 352 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
TOYAHVALE...OR 19 MILES NORTH OF FORT DAVIS...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 10
MPH. ANOTHER STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER EXTREME NORTHERN
JEFF DAVIS COUNTY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BALMORHEA...BALMORHEA LAKE...TOYAHVALE...BALMORHEA STATE PARK...
SARAGOSA AND BUFFALO TRAIL SCOUT CAMP.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 10 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 181 AND 215.
 INTERSTATE 20 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 7.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM CDT FOR
SOUTHWESTERN TEXAS.

LAT...LON 3076 10386 3099 10427 3117 10400 3116 10372
      3090 10355
TIME...MOT...LOC 2052Z 233DEG 8KT 3087 10386

$$

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