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Flash Flood Warning


New Event Expired

Start Time

Fri 05/26/2023 08:42 AM EDT

End Time

Fri 05/26/2023 10:15 AM EDT




High impact

Flash floodradar and gauge indicated

Locations Affected

Lubbock, TX ∙ Wolfforth, TX ∙ Buffalo Springs, TX ∙ Blackwater Draw, TX ∙ Midway, TX ∙ Reese Center, TX ∙ Posey, TX ∙ Woodrow, TX ∙ Slaton, TX ∙ Kitalou, TX

Full Alert Message

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Flash Flood Warning National Weather Service Lubbock TX 742 AM CDT Fri May 26 2023 The National Weather Service in Lubbock has issued a * Flash Flood Warning for... Lubbock County in northwestern Texas... * Until 915 AM CDT. * At 742 AM CDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated thunderstorms producing extremely heavy rain across moving into the Lubbock and the warned area. Rainfall amounts of 1 to 1.5 inches are likely in the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly. HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms. SOURCE...Radar and automated gauges. IMPACT...Flash flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other poor drainage and low-lying areas. * Some locations that will experience flash flooding include... Lubbock, Slaton, Wolfforth, Idalou, Ransom Canyon, Downtown Lubbock, Texas Tech University, Lubbock International Airport, Woodrow, Lubbock South Plains Mall, Slide, Reese Center, Buffalo Springs and Lubbock Science Spectrum. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be aware of your surroundings and do not drive on flooded roads. && LAT...LON 3344 10208 3364 10208 3376 10158 3340 10156 3339 10208 FLASH FLOOD...RADAR AND GAUGE INDICATED