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Texas, Bailey

Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 7:30 AM CDT on September 18, 2014

Expires 11:30 AM EDT on September 18, 2014


The National Weather Service in Lubbock has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Bailey County in northwest Texas...
Floyd County in northwest Texas...
Hale County in northwest Texas...
Lamb County in northwest Texas...
northern Cochran County in northwest Texas...
northern Crosby County in northwest Texas...
northern Hockley County in northwest Texas...
northern Lubbock County in northwest Texas...
northwestern Dickens County in northwest Texas...
southern Castro County in the Panhandle of Texas...
southern Parmer County in the Panhandle of Texas...
southern Swisher County in the Panhandle of Texas...
southwestern Briscoe County in the Panhandle of Texas...
southwestern Motley County in northwest Texas...

* until 1030 am CDT

* at 724 am CDT... local law enforcement officials reported flooding
across the warned area. Portions of Bailey... Parmer... and Lamb
County have Road closures due to high water. While
unconfirmed... areas north of Hale Center and northwest of Roaring
Springs likely are experiencing areal flooding. Rainfall totals
of 3 to 5 inches have already fallen across the warned area with
additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches possible.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Abernathy...
Floydada... Hale Center... Littlefield... Matador... Muleshoe...
Plainview... Afton... Amherst... Anton... Cedar Hill... Cone... Cotton
Center... Dougherty... Earth... Enochs... Farwell... Fieldton...
Flomot... halfway... Hart... Kress... Lazbuddie... Sudan and McAdoo.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... country roads... as well as farmland along the
banks of creeks and streams.


Lat... Lon 3444 10305 3439 10213 3451 10146 3426 10092
      3388 10058 3369 10075 3375 10183 3378 10305



Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:34 AM CDT on September 18, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on September 19, 2014


... Flood Watch in effect through Friday evening...

The National Weather Service in Lubbock has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of northwest Texas and the Panhandle
of Texas... including the following areas... in northwest
Texas... Bailey... Cochran... Crosby... Floyd... Garza... Hale...
Hockley... Lamb... Lubbock... Lynn... Terry and Yoakum. In the
Panhandle of Texas... Briscoe... Castro... Parmer and Swisher.

* Until 7pm Friday evening. The watch may be expanded further
eastward and extended in time as details of the impending rain
event becomes more clear.

* The remnants of tropical cyclone Odile... currently over southern
Arizona... are expected to slowly move toward West Texas over the
next few days. While some parts of the watch area have only seen
a few tenths of an inch of precipitation... others have received
over two inches. There exist the opportunity for widespread 1 to
3 inch totals with locally higher accumulations possible.


* Areal flooding will be possible in poor drainage areas... including
low lying roadways in urban areas... near Playa Lakes..and along
creeks and draws.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.







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