Category Archives: Alerts

Potential Severe Weather

The National Weather Service is tracking a slow moving upper level system will bring high chances for storms Friday through Sunday.  Current forecasts indicate storms initiating around 3 p.m. on Friday with the potential for severe weather.  Damaging winds, large … Continue reading

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Red Flag Warning – Extremely Critical Fire Weather

The National Weather Service in Amarillo has issued a Red Flag Warning until 9:00 p.m. and a High Winds Warning until 10:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 23, 2016.  Breezy winds 35 to 40 mph, gusting to 55 mph through the … Continue reading

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Dangerous Fire Weather Conditions

02/18/2016… The National Weather Service in Amarillo has issued a Red Flag Warning from noon to 6:00 p.m. today. Conditions are favorable for an extremely critical fire danger threat across the Texas Panhandle and northeastern New Mexico region. Potter and … Continue reading

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BLIZZARD WARNING

ROAD CLOSURE: The Texas Department of Public Safety has closed I-40 west of Amarillo at Loop 335 (Soncy) to the New Mexico state line and I-40 east of Amarillo at the I-40/287 split to the Oklahoma state line due to … Continue reading

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Winter Storm Advisory

The National Weather Service, Amarillo has issued a Winter Storm Advisory from midnight on Saturday through 6:00 p.m. on Sunday.  Forecast is for an intial rain/snow mix converting to all snow after midnight Saturday with snow continuing through 3:00 p.m. on … Continue reading

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Ice Storm Warning for the Texas Panhandle

The National Weather Service in Amarillo has issued an Ice Storm Warning through noon on Saturday. The Amarillo area has received a ½” ice accumulation through Friday morning.  The National Weather Service in Amarillo forecasts an additional ¼” ice accumulation … Continue reading

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Areal Flood Warning & Flash Flood Watch

Current Watches and Warnings: An Areal Flood Warning and Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday.  Playa lake flooding is occurring and will worsen with additional rainfall. Flooding impacts from the overnight rain impacts: Playa 7 … Continue reading

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Extremely Critical Fire Weather Today

Potter and Randall counties are under a burn ban.  The National Weather Service Amarillo has issued a Red Flag Warning from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. today.  Conditions today are extremely critical; please use extreme caution with outdoor activities, avoiding activities … Continue reading

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Winter Weather Warning

Amarillo, TX – The National Weather Service office in Amarillo has issued a Winter Storm Warning until 6 p.m. Thursday. Snow storm impacts have already begun in the northwest Texas Panhandle with winter weather expected to move into the Amarillo area … Continue reading

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Texas Panhandle Flash Flooding Threat

The National Weather Service in Amarillo has issued a Flash Flood Watch until 7:00 a.m. on Saturday.  A widespread storm system is tracking across the Texas Panhandle region that will bring heavy rains.  Current National Weather Service indications are brief … Continue reading

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