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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
133 PM CDT WED MAY 29 2013

...LATEST TORNADO INFORMATION FOR MAY 28...

ON THE AFTERNOON OF TUESDAY MAY 28, 2013 STORMS DEVELOPED ALONG A
RETREATING DRYLINE AND AN OLD FRONTAL BOUNDARY. IN ADDITION TO
MULTIPLE REPORTS OF HAIL AND STRONG WINDS WITH SEVERE STORMS, THERE
WERE A FEW REPORTS OF TORNADOES (WE ARE STILL WORKING TO CONFIRM THE
DETAILS ON THE TORNADOES AT THIS TIME). ALSO, WITH DISSIPATING
SHOWERS MANY LOCATIONS, INCLUDING AMARILLO, EXPERIENCED STRONG NON-
THUNDERSTORM WINDS.

BELOW IS A LIST OF CONFIRMED TORNADOES INCLUDING THE KNOWN
INFORMATION ABOUT EACH TORNADO.

...BEAVER OKLAHOMA /BEAVER COUNTY/...
RATING:            EF0
TIME:              3:08-3:11 PM CDT
LOCATION:          4 MILES ESE OF BEAVER OKLAHOMA

RATING:            EF0
TIME:              3:29-3:40 PM CDT
LOCATION:          4 MILES N OF BEAVER OKLAHOMA

...BOOTLEG TEXAS   /DEAF SMITH COUNTY/...
RATING:            EF0
TIME:              6:45-6:50 PM CDT
LOCATION:          6 MILES SW OF BOOTLEG TEXAS

...SIMMS TEXAS     /DEAF SMITH COUNTY/...
RATING:            EF0
TIME:              9:06-9:11 PM CDT
LOCATION:          9 MILES WEST OF SIMMS TEXAS

...AMARILLO TEXAS  /POTTER COUNTY AND RANDALL COUNTY/...
SEVERAL FUNNEL CLOUDS WERE REPORTED IN AND AROUND THE CITY OF
AMARILLO SHORTLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT.  IN PARTICULAR...A FUNNEL
CLOUD WAS REPORTED WEST OF THE CITY LIMITS AT APPROXIMATELY 11:30 PM
CDT. VIDEO EVIDENCE INDICATES THIS FUNNEL LOWERED CLOSE TO THE
GROUND. HOWEVER...THERE HAS BEEN NO PHYSICAL EVIDENCE THAT THE FUNNEL
CAME IN CONTACT WITH THE GROUND. THE STORM EXITED THE CITY LIMITS AT
APPROXIMATELY MIDNIGHT AFTER DROPING LARGE HAIL OVER PORTIONS OF THE
CITY.

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