Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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WGUS85 KABQ 291933
FLSABQ

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
133 PM MDT MON JUN 29 2015

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SAN MIGUEL-
133 PM MDT MON JUN 29 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 330 PM MDT

* AT 128 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  HEAVY RAIN DUE TO SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS. RADAR ESTIMATES SHOW
  UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS FALLEN WITHIN THE RITO CHAVEZ BASIN
  WITH AN ADDITIONAL HALF INCH OF RAIN POSSIBLE. EXPECT INCREASED
  FLOWS IN ARROYOS AND OTHER LOW LYING AREAS AS WELL AS A RISE IN
  THE SAPELLO RIVER. FOREST SERVICE ROADS 60 AND 266 PLUS COUNTY
  ROAD 94 COULD BE IMPACTED BY RUNNING WATER OVER LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SAPELLO...EL PORVENIR...GALLINAS AND MANUELITAS.

OTHER LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE EL PORVENIR CAMPGROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...DITCHES ARE DEADLY.  A GENTLE FLOW OF WATER CAN BECOME A
RAGING TORRENT IN A MATTER OF MINUTES.

HEAVY RAINFALL MAY RESULT IN FLOODING OF ROAD INTERSECTIONS AND LOW
LYING AREAS.  WATERS MAY BEGIN TO RUN IN NORMALLY
DRY ARROYOS AND SPILL OVER THE BANKS OF SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS.

&&

LAT...LON 3581 10521 3569 10522 3567 10537 3574 10545
      3581 10543

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