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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:24 AM MDT on August 30, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 30, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of southeast New Mexico and Texas... including the
following areas... in southeast New Mexico... central Lea
County... Eddy County plains... Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy
County... northern Lea County and southern Lea County. In
Texas... Andrews... Big Bend area... Crane... Davis/Apache
Mountains area... Dawson... Ector... Gaines... Guadalupe
Mountains... Loving... Marfa Plateau... Martin... Midland...
Pecos... Presidio valley... Reeves County and upper trans
Pecos... Terrell... Upton... Van Horn and Highway 54 corridor...
Ward and Winkler.

* Through this evening

* heavy rainfall is forecast over areas which received flash
flooding Sunday night and Monday. Any additional rainfall could
cause flash flooding.

* Low water crossings... bar ditches... Oilfield lease roads...
underpasses... and other urban areas prone to high water.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Local Storm Report



08/29/2016 0241 PM

Seminole, Gaines County.

Flash flood, reported by trained spotter.


            Spotter reported Highway 385 near Seminole impassable due
            to flooding





08/29/2016 0241 PM

SEMINOLE, Gaines County.

FLASH FLOOD, reported by TRAINED SPOTTER.


            SPOTTER REPORTED HIGHWAY 385 NEAR SEMINOLE IMPASSABLE DUE
            TO FLOODING




08/29/2016 0241 PM

Seminole, Gaines County.

Flash flood, reported by trained spotter.


            Spotter reported Highway 385 near Seminole impassable due
            to flooding





08/29/2016 0241 PM

Seminole, Gaines County.

Flash flood, reported by trained spotter.


            Spotter reported Highway 385 near Seminole impassable due
            to flooding





08/29/2016 1221 am

Seminole, Gaines County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Highway 180 on the east side of Seminole is completely
            flooded and the Road will be closed.





08/29/2016 1221 am

Seminole, Gaines County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Highway 180 on the east side of Seminole is completely
            flooded and the Road will be closed.





08/29/2016 1221 am

Seminole, Gaines County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Highway 180 on the east side of Seminole is completely
            flooded and the Road will be closed.





08/28/2016 0930 PM

10 miles N of Seminole, Gaines County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Six to 12 inches of water running over Highway 62/385
            10-12 miles north of Seminole. Motorists stuck in high
            water.




08/28/2016 1000 PM

23 miles E of Seminole, Gaines County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Motorists stuck in high water on Highway 62/180 about
            23-24 miles west of Seminole.




08/28/2016 1009 PM

Seminole, Gaines County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Highway 180 on the east side of Seminole is flooded with
            six to twelve inches of water flowing over the Road.




08/28/2016 0930 PM

10 miles N of Seminole, Gaines County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Six to 12 inches of water running over Highway 62/385
            10-12 miles north of Seminole. Motorists stuck in high
            water.




08/28/2016 1000 PM

23 miles E of Seminole, Gaines County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Motorists stuck in high water on Highway 62/180 about
            23-24 miles west of Seminole.




08/28/2016 1009 PM

Seminole, Gaines County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Highway 180 on the east side of Seminole is flooded with
            six to twelve inches of water flowing over the Road.




08/28/2016 0930 PM

10 miles N of Seminole, Gaines County.

Flash flood, reported by public.


            Six to 12 inches of water running over Highway 62/385
            10-12 miles north of Seminole. Motorists stuck in high
            water.




08/28/2016 1000 PM

23 miles E of Seminole, Gaines County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Motorists stuck in high water on Highway 62/180 about
            23-24 miles west of Seminole.




08/28/2016 1009 PM

Seminole, Gaines County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Highway 180 on the east side of Seminole is flooded with
            six to twelve inches of water flowing over the Road.


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Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement
Alaska - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Delaware - Beach Hazard Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Georgia - Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement
Hawaii - Tropical Storm Watch , Tropical Storm Warning, Hurricane Watch , High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Idaho - Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Watch
Michigan - Areal Flood Warning
Minnesota - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Coastal Flood Watch
Missouri - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Montana - Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
New Jersey - Beach Hazard Statement
New Mexico - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
New York - Coastal Hazard Statement
North Carolina - Tropical Storm Warning , Hurricane Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Oklahoma - Areal Flood Watch
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning
South Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
Texas - Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
Virginia - Beach Hazard Statement
Wisconsin - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Fire Weather Warning

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