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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 7:11 PM CDT Aug. 30, 2016 – National Weather Service

... The Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory remains in effect until
800 PM CDT for southern Lamb and northeastern Hockley counties...

At 707 PM CDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms extending from Littlefield to Sudan... with light to
moderate rain around the heaviest storms. This will cause Urban and
Small Stream flooding in the advisory area. Up to two inches of rain
have already fallen.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Littlefield... Anton... Sudan... Amherst...
Spade and Highway 84 between Sudan and Anton.

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will make minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around... don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... urban areas... highways... streets and
underpasses as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

Lat... Lon 3423 10261 3390 10209 3386 10209 3372 10218
      3401 10261


Local Storm Report
Issued: National Weather Service

08/30/2016 0716 PM

Littlefield, Lamb County.

Flood, reported by police dept.

            Minor street flooding occurring

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