399  
WGUS74 KMAF 030431  
FFSMAF  
 
FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX  
1131 PM CDT SUN JUN 2 2019  
 
NMC025-TXC165-030545-  
/O.CON.KMAF.FF.W.0017.000000T0000Z-190603T0545Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
LEA NM-GAINES TX-  
1131 PM CDT SUN JUN 2 2019  
 
...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1245 AM CDT/1145  
PM MDT/ FOR EAST CENTRAL LEA AND GAINES COUNTIES...  
 
AT 1131 PM CDT/1031 PM MDT/, RAIN GAUGE REPORTS INDICATED NEARLY TWO  
INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN OVER THE LAST HOUR OVER THE WARNED AREA.  
FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
HOBBS, SEMINOLE, SEAGRAVES, NADINE, SEAGRAVES AIRPORT, GAINES COUNTY  
AIRPORT, LOOP, KNOWLES, PAYNES CORNER, HIGGINBOTHAM, MCKENZIE LAKE  
AND GAINES COUNTY PARK.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER CROSSING LOCATIONS RR 181  
CROSSING SEMINOLE DRAW, RR 181 CROSSING SEMINOLE DRAW TRIBUTARY, RR  
1757 CROSSING SEMINOLE DRAW TRIBUTARY, RR 181 CROSSING WARDSWELL  
DRAW, AND AVE G CROSSING WARDSWELL DRAW TRIBUTARY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3295 10222 3252 10221 3253 10318 3297 10320  
 

 
 
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