Lubbock Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 4:54 AM CDT on May 29, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from this evening through Saturday
morning...

The National Weather Service in Lubbock has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of northwest Texas and the
Panhandle of Texas... including the following areas... in
northwest Texas... Childress... Cottle... Crosby... Dickens...
Floyd... Garza... Hale... Kent... King... Lubbock... Lynn... Motley
and Stonewall. In the Panhandle of Texas... Briscoe... Hall and
Swisher.

* From this evening through Saturday morning

* a complex of thunderstorms is expected to develop along a cold
front moving into the South Plains this evening and lasting
through Saturday morning. Very intense rain rates will occur
with the strongest storms... bringing the risk of inundation and
flash flooding.

* Rapid runoff through saturated soils may result in flash
flooding of urban areas... along rivers and creeks... and other
flood prone areas.

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


05/28/2015 0143 PM

Lubbock south plaibock, Lubbock County.

Flash flood, reported by NWS employee.


            Car stalled in street flooding near 67th and slide.




05/28/2015 0145 PM

2 miles S of Lubbock Intl abock, Lubbock County.

Hail e1.50 inch, reported by Emergency Mngr.





05/28/2015 0153 PM

Lubbock Intl airpock Intl abock, Lubbock County.

Hail m1.50 inch, reported by official NWS obs.


            Metar observation.




05/28/2015 0205 PM

Idalou, Lubbock County.

Flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Running water curb deep at 3rd and main




05/28/2015 0223 PM

2 miles N of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Flood, reported by trained spotter.


            3 feet of water over I-27 under overpass with stranded
            cars




05/28/2015 0223 PM

2 miles N of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Flash flood, reported by trained spotter.


            I-27 underpass has 3 feet of water with cars stranded.




05/28/2015 0300 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Flash flood, reported by NWS employee.


            Vehicle washed off Road on fm1540 north of Clovis
            Highway. Fm1540 remains closed in that area.




05/28/2015 1250 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60 mph, reported by public.


            Likely microburst. Power out for spec customers.




05/28/2015 0615 PM

7 miles SW of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Hail e0.25 inch, reported by public.





05/28/2015 0800 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Heavy rain m6.93 inch, reported by NWS employee.


            Total rainfall for the day




05/28/2015 1254 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by public.


            Falling at the High School. Streets flooded over curbs.




05/28/2015 0101 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Hail e1.50 inch, reported by school official.


            Falling now at Middle School.




05/28/2015 0115 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Flood, reported by public.


            Water covering curbs.




05/28/2015 0125 PM

Reese center, Lubbock County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by meteorologist.


            Nickel to quarter size.




05/28/2015 0125 PM

Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by NWS employee.


            Several tree branches 2-3 inches in diameter broken off
            trees




05/28/2015 0132 PM

Lubbock Intl airpoland, Lubbock County.

Hail m1.50 inch, reported by ASOS.





05/28/2015 0140 PM

2 miles WNW of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            Power pole downed near 4th and quaker Ave.




05/28/2015 0300 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Flash flood, reported by NWS employee.


            Vehicle washed off Road on fm1540 north of Clovis
            Highway. Fm1540 remains closed in that area.





05/28/2015 0800 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Heavy rain m6.93 inch, reported by NWS employee.


            Total rainfall for the day





05/28/2015 0615 PM

7 miles SW of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Hail e0.25 inch, reported by public.






05/28/2015 0125 PM

Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by NWS employee.


            Several tree branches 2-3 inches in diameter broken off
            trees





05/28/2015 0223 PM

2 miles N of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Flash flood, reported by trained spotter.


            I-27 underpass has 3 feet of water with cars stranded.





05/28/2015 0223 PM

2 miles N of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Flood, reported by trained spotter.


            3 feet of water over I-27 under overpass with stranded
            cars





05/28/2015 0205 PM

Idalou, Lubbock County.

Flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Running water curb deep at 3rd and main





05/28/2015 0132 PM

Lubbock Intl airpo, Lubbock County.

Hail m1.50 inch, reported by ASOS.






05/28/2015 0153 PM

Lubbock Intl airpo, Lubbock County.

Hail m1.50 inch, reported by official NWS obs.


            Metar observation.





05/28/2015 0140 PM

2 miles WNW of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            Power pole downed near 4th and quaker Ave.





05/28/2015 0143 PM

Lubbock south plai, Lubbock County.

Flash flood, reported by NWS employee.


            Car stalled in street flooding near 67th and slide.





05/28/2015 0145 PM

2 miles S of Lubbock Intl a, Lubbock County.

Hail e1.50 inch, reported by Emergency Mngr.






05/28/2015 0115 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Flood, reported by public.


            Water covering curbs.





05/28/2015 0125 PM

Reese center, Lubbock County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by meteorologist.


            Nickel to quarter size.





05/28/2015 0101 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Hail e1.50 inch, reported by school official.


            Falling now at Middle School.





05/28/2015 1254 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by public.


            Falling at the High School. Streets flooded over curbs.





05/28/2015 1250 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60 mph, reported by public.


            Likely microburst. Power out for spec customers.





05/27/2015 0920 PM

7 miles se of Anton, Lubbock County.

Funnel cloud, reported by meteorologist.





05/27/2015 0920 PM

7 miles se of Anton, Lubbock County.

Funnel cloud, reported by meteorologist.




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