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WGUS84 KAMA 270833
FLSAMA

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
333 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

OKC007-TXC295-357-271130-
/O.NEW.KAMA.FA.Y.0071.140827T0833Z-140827T1130Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BEAVER OK-LIPSCOMB TX-OCHILTREE TX-
333 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EASTERN BEAVER COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF OKLAHOMA...
  NORTHEASTERN OCHILTREE COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...
  NORTHWESTERN LIPSCOMB COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...

* UNTIL 630 AM CDT

* AT 333 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED AN
  AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ALONG A LINE EXTENDING
  FROM 3 MILES WEST OF GATE TO 8 MILES SOUTHEAST OF BOOKER. DOPPLER
  RADAR INDICATES 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN OVER
  PARTS OF THE ADVISORY AREA WITH ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED.
  RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING TO OCCUR...
  ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER CROSSINGS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SLAPOUT...            KNOWLES...            GATE...
  DARROUZETT...         BOOKER...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
BRIDGES...DIPS...OR OTHER LOW SPOTS IF WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.
NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON FOOT OR
IN A VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3620 10043 3641 10061 3696 10021 3695 10000
      3666 10000

$$

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