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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
250 AM MDT SUN SEP 21 2014

NMC051-211145-
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SIERRA NM-
250 AM MDT SUN SEP 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND ARROYO FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL SIERRA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 545 AM MDT

* AT 247 AM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED HALF AND INCH TO AN INCH AND HALF OF RAIN HAD
  FALLEN IN THE PAST HOUR. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS EXPECTED OVER THE
  AFFECTED AREA.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  WINSTON...
  TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES...
  MONTICELLO...
  HILLSBORO...
  CABALLO...
  HERMOSA...
  LAS PALOMAS...
  POVERTY CREEK...
  CHLORIDE...
  PLACITAS...
  ALAMOSA CANYON...
  ROCK HOUSE...
  NORTH MONTICELLO POINT...
  CABALLO LAKE STATE PARK...

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER CROSSINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO NOT
ENTER THE WATER. TURN AROUND AND MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE
FLOOD WATERS.

&&

LAT...LON 3279 10716 3282 10769 3348 10783 3348 10694

$$

GNL








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