Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
149 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

TXZ015-019-020-170745-
COLLINGSWORTH TX-DONLEY TX-WHEELER TX-
149 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR COLLINGSWORTH...WHEELER AND
EASTERN DONLEY COUNTIES UNTIL 245 AM CDT...

AT 147 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 5 MILES SOUTHEAST OF
BRISCOE TO 5 MILES SOUTH OF LELA TO 7 MILES NORTHEAST OF MEMPHIS...
MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF NICKELS AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE
EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS...ALONG WITH HEAVY RAIN.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  WELLINGTON...         SHAMROCK...           HEDLEY...
  SAMNORWOOD...         QUAIL...              LUTIE...
  DOZIER...             DODSON...             WHEELER...
  TWITTY...             LELA...               BRISCOE...

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...AND A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH IS IN
EFFECT FOR THIS AREA. BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND TV
STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

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 3475 10075 3521 10052 3560 10039 3561 9999
      3475 10000
TIME...MOT...LOC 0649Z 261DEG 35KT 3552 10021 3516 10032
          3477 10041

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