Severe weather coverage for the South Plains, July 11, 2021

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(Nexstar/Staff)

LUBBOCK, Texas — A Severe Thunderstorm Watch was issued early Sunday afternoon for portions of the Texas South Plains, along with eastern and southeastern New Mexico. The watch is in effect until 7:00 PM CDT/6:00 PM MDT. The watch does not include Lubbock, but does include areas to the west and southwest.

Storm Highlights

  • 5:24 PM CDT: New event. Flood Advisory from 7/11/2021 5:24 PM to 7:30 PM CDT for Lubbock County, TX, Hale County, TX.
  • 5:03 PM CDT: New event. Flood Advisory from 7/11/2021 5:03 PM to 7:30 PM CDT for Crosby County, TX, Lubbock County, TX, Garza County, TX, Lynn County, TX.
  • 4:57 PM CDT: New event. Severe Thunderstorm Warning from 7/11/2021 3:57 PM to 4:45 PM MDT for Roosevelt County, NM.
  • 4:45 PM CDT: New event. Flood Advisory from 7/11/2021 4:45 PM to 7:00 PM CDT for Dickens County, TX, Kent County, TX, Motley County, TX, King County, TX.
  • At 4:22 PM CDT, 7 SSE PEP [Roosevelt Co, NM] TRAINED SPOTTER reports HAIL of quarter size (M1.00 INCH)
  • 4:34 PM CDT: New event. Severe Thunderstorm Warning from 7/11/2021 3:34 PM to 4:15 PM MDT for Roosevelt County, NM.
  • 4:29 PM CDT: New event. Flood Advisory from 7/11/2021 4:29 PM to 6:30 PM CDT for Crosby County, TX, Floyd County, TX.
  • 4:07 PM CDT: New event. Flood Advisory from 7/11/2021 4:07 PM to 7:15 PM CDT for Dawson County, TX, Borden County, TX, Scurry County, TX.
  • 3:58 PM CDT: New event. Flood Advisory from 7/11/2021 3:58 PM to 6:00 PM CDT for Kent County, TX, Crosby County, TX, Garza County, TX.
  • 3:54 PM CDT: New event. Flood Advisory from 7/11/2021 3:54 PM to 6:00 PM CDT for Garza County, TX, Lynn County, TX.
  • 3:36 PM CDT: Event extended (time). Flood Advisory from 7/11/2021 2:36 PM to 4:45 PM MDT for Lea County, NM.
  • 3:30 PM CDT: New event. Flood Advisory from 7/11/2021 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM CDT for Terry County, TX.
  • 3:12 PM CDT: New event. Severe Thunderstorm Warning from 7/11/2021 3:12 PM to 4:15 PM CDT for Kent County, TX, Garza County, TX.
  • 3:06 PM CDT: New event. Flash Flood Warning from 7/11/2021 3:06 PM to 5:15 PM CDT for Yoakum County, TX, Cochran County, TX, Terry County, TX, Hockley County, TX.
  • 2:58 PM CDT: New event. Flood Advisory from 7/11/2021 2:58 PM to 5:00 PM CDT for Kent County, TX.
  • 2:56 PM CDT: New event. Severe Thunderstorm Warning from 7/11/2021 2:56 PM to 4:00 PM CDT for Lamb County, TX, Cochran County, TX, Bailey County, TX, Hockley County, TX.
  • 2:49 PM CDT: New event. Severe Thunderstorm Warning from 7/11/2021 2:49 PM to 3:45 PM CDT for Terry County, TX, Hockley County, TX.
  • 2:42 PM CDT: Event extended (area). Severe Thunderstorm Watch from 7/11/2021 2:42 PM to 7:00 PM CDT for Borden County, TX, Scurry County, TX.
  • 2:33 PM CDT. Event extended (area). Severe Thunderstorm Watch from 7/11/2021 2:33 PM to 7:00 PM CDT for Kent County, TX, Garza County, TX.
  • 2:25 PM CDT: At 2:25 PM CDT, 8 WSW Sundown [Cochran Co, TX] MESONET reports TSTM WND GST of M65 MPH.
  • 2:20 PM CDT: New event. Flood Advisory from 7/11/2021 2:20 PM to 4:30 PM CDT for Yoakum County, TX, Cochran County, TX, Terry County, TX, Hockley County, TX.
  • 1:54 PM CDT: New event. Severe Thunderstorm Warning from 7/11/2021 1:54 PM to 3:00 PM CDT for Yoakum County, TX, Cochran County, TX.
  • 1:14 PM CDT: New event. Severe Thunderstorm Warning from 7/11/2021 1:14 PM to 2:15 PM CDT for Yoakum County, TX, Cochran County, TX.
  • 1:03 PM CDT: New event. Severe Thunderstorm Warning from 7/11/2021 12:03 PM to 1:00 PM MDT for Lea County, NM. 
  • At 1:01 PM CDT, Tatum [Lea Co, NM] LAW ENFORCEMENT reports HAIL of half dollar size (E1.25 INCH). TATUM POLICE REPORT HAIL SLIGHTLY LARGER THAN QUARTERS.
  • 12:36 PM CDT: New event. Flood Advisory from 7/11/2021 11:36 AM to 2:45 PM MDT for Lea County, NM.
  • 12:18 PM CDT: New event. Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 7/11/2021 7:00 PM CDT for Yoakum County, TX, Cochran County, TX, Terry County, TX, Hockley County, TX, Lynn County, TX.
  • 12:17 PM CDT: New event. Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 7/11/2021 7:00 PM CDT for Dawson County, TX, Gaines County, TX, Lea County, NM.
  • 12:11 PM CDT: New event. Severe Thunderstorm Warning from 7/11/2021 11:11 AM to 12:15 PM MDT for Lea County, NM.
  • 11:17 AM CDT: New event. Severe Thunderstorm Warning from 7/11/2021 10:17 AM to 11:15 AM MDT for Lea County, NM.

Today’s Severe Weather Outlook

There is a “slight” (2/5) and “marginal” (1/5) risk for severe weather on Sunday across portions of the South Plains and the Rolling Plains. A few storms could produce large hail and damaging wind gusts.

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