773  
WUUS54 KAMA 170407  
SVRAMA  
TXC375-170500-  
/O.NEW.KAMA.SV.W.0245.180817T0407Z-180817T0500Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX  
1107 PM CDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
CENTRAL POTTER COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF TEXAS...  
 
* UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT.  
 
* AT 1107 PM CDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 14 MILES  
SOUTHEAST OF MASTERSON, OR 18 MILES NORTH OF AMARILLO, MOVING EAST  
AT 25 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...PING PONG BALL SIZE HAIL AND 60 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...MINOR DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES IS POSSIBLE.  
PEOPLE AND ANIMALS OUTDOORS WILL BE INJURED. EXPECT HAIL  
DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, WINDOWS, AND VEHICLES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
AMARILLO.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM, AND MAY LEAD TO  
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3530 10202 3553 10202 3562 10170 3530 10164  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0407Z 262DEG 20KT 3547 10181  
 
HAIL...1.50IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
MJG  
 
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