Lubbock Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 11:20 PM CDT del 04 Maggio 2015

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 7 am CDT Tuesday...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northwest Texas and the Panhandle of Texas...
including the following areas... in northwest Texas... Bailey...
Cochran... Crosby... Floyd... Garza... Hale... Hockley... Lamb...
Lubbock... Lynn... Terry and Yoakum. In the Panhandle of Texas...
   Briscoe... Castro... Parmer and Swisher.

* Until 7 am CDT Tuesday

* widespread showers and thunderstorms will continue over much of
the watch area overnight. Flash flooding and Road closures have
already occurred over portions of the southern South Plains
where between 2 and 7 inches of rain has fallen... with some
locally higher amounts in excess of 11 inches southwest of
Tahoka.

* An additional 1 to 2 inches of rain is expected
overnight... especially in the far southern South Plains east to
Garza County.

* The heavy rain will produce rapid runoff which may result in
areas of flash flooding and inundation flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that flash flooding is possible. Flash
flooding at night is a very dangerous situation.




Record Report
Statement as of 01:26 am CDT on May 05, 2015

... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Lubbock...

A record rainfall of 3.42 inches was set at Lubbock yesterday.
This breaks the old record of 0.82 set in 2001.



Local Storm Report


05/04/2015 0947 PM

4 miles SSW of Lubbock Intl, Lubbock County.

Heavy rain m2.67 inch, reported by NWS office.


            Still raining.





05/04/2015 0947 PM

4 miles SSW of Lubbock Intl, Lubbock County.

Heavy rain m2.67 inch, reported by NWS office.


            Still raining.





05/04/2015 0947 PM

4 miles SSW of Lubbock Intl, Lubbock County.

Heavy rain m2.67 inch, reported by NWS office.


            Still raining.





05/04/2015 0722 PM

3 miles SW of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Heavy rain m3.01 inch, reported by NWS employee.


            Report by NWS employee of 3.01 inches of rainfall near
            42nd and Indiana.





05/04/2015 0649 PM

4 miles SSW of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Heavy rain m2.09 inch, reported by NWS office.


            3-4 inch per hour rainfall rates occurred with two
            rounds of storms producing widespread urban flooding.





05/04/2015 0722 PM

3 miles SW of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Heavy rain m3.01 inch, reported by NWS employee.


            Report by NWS employee of 3.01 inches of rainfall near
            42nd and Indiana.





05/04/2015 0722 PM

3 miles SW of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Heavy rain m3.01 inch, reported by NWS employee.


            Report by NWS employee of 3.01 inches of rainfall near
            42nd and Indiana.





05/04/2015 0622 PM

3 miles W of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Flood, reported by city official.


            City worker reported the intersection at Boston and
            19th street flooded. Road being closed due to high
            water.





05/04/2015 0639 PM

2 miles SW of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Flooding along 34th street between Chicago and quaker.
            Barricades closing off portions of the Road. Reported by
            EOC.





05/04/2015 0639 PM

2 miles SW of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Flooding along 34th street between Chicago and quaker.
            Barricades closing off portions of the Road. Reported by
            EOC.





05/04/2015 0622 PM

3 miles W of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Flood, reported by city official.


            City worker reported the intersection at Boston and
            19th street flooded. Road being closed due to high
            water.





05/04/2015 0622 PM

3 miles W of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Flood, reported by city official.


            City worker reported the intersection at Boston and
            19th street flooded. Road being closed due to high
            water.



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