Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
244 PM CDT FRI AUG 1 2014

...A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT/6 PM MDT
SATURDAY FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...CULBERSON COUNTY...
JEFF DAVIS COUNTY AND PRESIDIO COUNTY...

.THE COMBINATION OF ABUNDANT MOISTURE, EASTERLY LOW LEVEL UPSLOPE
FLOW, A MODESTLY UNSTABLE ATMOSPHERE AND A SLOW MOVING UPPER LEVEL
DISTURBANCE WILL RESULT IN SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT AND SATURDAY.  LOCATIONS GENERALLY ALONG AND
WEST OF A GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS, ALPINE AND PRESIDIO LINE ARE
EXPECTED TO HAVE THE BEST CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS, SOME OF WHICH
WILL BE STRONG ENOUGH TO PRODUCE 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAINFALL PER
HOUR.  THE HEAVY RAINFALL WILL LIKELY RESULT IN FLASH FLOODING.

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GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-
VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA-
PRESIDIO VALLEY-MARFA PLATEAU-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...QUEEN...VAN HORN...ALPINE...PRESIDIO...
MARFA...PINE SPRINGS
244 PM CDT FRI AUG 1 2014 /144 PM MDT FRI AUG 1 2014/

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT /6 PM MDT/ THIS
EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND/ODESSA HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO AND
  SOUTHWEST TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHEAST
  NEW MEXICO...GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY. IN SOUTHWEST
  TEXAS...DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA...GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...
  MARFA PLATEAU...PRESIDIO VALLEY AND VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54
  CORRIDOR.

* FROM 7 PM CDT /6 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING

* THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAINFALL

* FLOODING OF CREEKS...ARROYOS...LOW WATER CROSSINGS...AND CITY
  STREETS WILL ALL BE POSSIBLE.

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.

&&

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