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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
521 PM MDT TUE JUL 29 2014

NMZ401>403-407>411-300200-
UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY-SOUTHERN GILA HIGHLANDS/BLACK RANGE-
SOUTHERN GILA FOOTHILLS/MIMBRES VALLEY-
SOUTHWEST DESERT/MIMBRES BASIN-EASTERN BLACK RANGE FOOTHILLS-
SIERRA COUNTY LAKES-NORTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY-
SOUTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY/MESILLA VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GILA HOT SPRINGS...BUCKHORN...
MULE CREEK...CLIFF...SILVER CITY...LAKE ROBERTS...KINGSTON...
FORT BAYARD...MIMBRES...FAYWOOD...HURLEY...GRANT COUNTY AIRPORT...
DEMING...COLUMBUS...HILLSBORO...WINSTON...TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES...
DERRY...SPACEPORT...GARFIELD...HATCH...RADIUM SPRINGS...
LAS CRUCES...VADO...SUNLAND PARK
521 PM MDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.NOW...
AT 515 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RADAR INDICATED SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUING TO DEVELOP OVER THE AREA.
SOME OF THE STORMS WILL PRODUCE PERIODS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY
RAINFALL...SMALL HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH. MOVEMENT OF THE
STORMS WAS TO THE SOUTHEAST AT 5 TO 15 MPH. LOCALIZED FLOODING
ALONG DRAINAGES...ARROYOS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS IS POSSIBLE WITH
HEAVY RAINFALL. MINOR STREET FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN TOWN.
ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS EVENING.

$$

LUNDEEN






Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
1109 AM MDT TUE JUL 29 2014

NMZ401>417-TXZ418>424-301715-
UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY-SOUTHERN GILA HIGHLANDS/BLACK RANGE-
SOUTHERN GILA FOOTHILLS/MIMBRES VALLEY-
SOUTHWEST DESERT/LOWER GILA RIVER VALLEY-LOWLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-
UPLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-SOUTHWEST DESERT/MIMBRES BASIN-
EASTERN BLACK RANGE FOOTHILLS-SIERRA COUNTY LAKES-
NORTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY-SOUTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY/MESILLA VALLEY-
CENTRAL TULAROSA BASIN-SOUTHERN TULAROSA BASIN-
WEST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 7500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-OTERO MESA-
WESTERN EL PASO COUNTY-EASTERN/CENTRAL EL PASO COUNTY-
NORTHERN HUDSPETH HIGHLANDS/HUECO MOUNTAINS-SALT BASIN-
SOUTHERN HUDSPETH HIGHLANDS-
RIO GRANDE VALLEY OF EASTERN EL PASO/WESTERN HUDSPETH COUNTIES-
RIO GRANDE VALLEY OF EASTERN HUDSPETH COUNTY-
1109 AM MDT TUE JUL 29 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NM AND TX.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
THROUGH TONIGHT. THERE IS STILL PLENTY OF MOISTURE AROUND THE
AREA...ESPECIALLY EAST OF THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE. LOCALLY HEAVY
RAIN IS POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS WHICH GIVEN THE RECENT
RAINS...COULD PRODUCE SOME LOCALIZED FLOODING. A FEW STORMS COULD
PRODUCE SMALL HAIL AND WIND GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY
MOSTLY ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ON WEDNESDAY BUT
MOISTURE WILL BE INCREASING ACROSS THE REGION STARTING THURSDAY
AND CONTINUING INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. SOME OF THESE STORMS WILL BE
VERY SLOW MOVING AND CAPABLE OF PRODUCING AN INCH OR TWO OF RAIN
IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME. FLASH FLOODING POTENTIAL WILL BE
PRESENT STARTING THURSDAY AND CONTINUING AT LEAST THROUGH SUNDAY.
MOST AREAS ACROSS SOUTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO INTO FAR WEST TEXAS WILL
SEE SIGNIFICANT RAIN ACCUMULATIONS DURING THIS PERIOD...THOSE WITH
OUTDOOR PLANS SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE FORECAST FOR THIS
UPCOMING WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY...BUT ARE ENCOURAGED
TO REPORT RAINFALL AMOUNTS AND ANY FLOODING TO LOCAL LAW
ENFORCEMENT OR THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO.

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