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WGUS84 KEPZ 220050
FLSEPZ

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service El Paso TX
650 PM MDT FRI JUL 21 2017

NMC013-220345-
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Dona Ana NM-
650 PM MDT FRI JUL 21 2017

The National Weather Service in El Paso has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  Central Dona Ana County in south central New Mexico...

* Until 945 PM MDT

* At 650 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
  the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Las Cruces...
  Mesilla...
  Nmsu Main Campus...
  Fairacres...
  and Vado.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

Remain alert for flooding even in locations not receiving rain.
Arroyos, streams, and rivers can become raging killer currents in a
matter of minutes, even from distant rainfall.

&&

LAT...LON 3238 10675 3217 10669 3212 10686 3232 10698

$$

CRESPO


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