Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
357 PM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

NMZ501>507-510-511-516>519-521-310000-
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-
SANTA FE METRO AREA-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBUQUERQUE...LOS LUNAS...RIO RANCHO...
CHAMA...CUBA...DULCE...EL MORRO...ESPANOLA...FARMINGTON...GALLUP...
GRANTS...LOS ALAMOS...SANDIA PARK/CEDAR CREST...TIJERAS...SANTA FE...
TAOS
357 PM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

.NOW...
BEFORE 600 PM...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO TRACK TO
THE SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH OVER PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND NORTH
CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...AS WELL AS THE UPPER AND MIDDLE RIO GRANDE
VALLEY. MOST OF THE ACTIVITY WILL BE SPOTTY AND LIKELY SHORT LIVED.
HOWEVER...ANY STORM COULD PRODUCE QUICK DOWNPOURS...ERRATIC WIND
GUSTS...SMALL HAIL AND DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING. SOME
LOCATIONS THAT MAY BE IMPACTED INCLUDE CHURCH ROCK...FORT
WINGATE...PREWITT...RURAL WESTERN VALENCIA COUNTY...CUBA...TRES
PIEDRAS...SUNSHINE VALLEY...PICURIS PUEBLO AND PENASCO. MOTORISTS
SHOULD BE ALERT FOR SUDDEN RISES OF FAST MOVING WATER IN NORMALLY
DRY ARROYOS AND OVER LOW WATER CROSSINGS.

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NMZ524>526-538>540-310000-
CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CARRIZOZO...ELK...GRAN QUIVIRA...PICACHO...
ROSWELL...RUIDOSO
357 PM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

.NOW...
BEFORE 600 PM...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL TRACK TO THE SOUTHEAST
AROUND 20 MPH OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST NEW
MEXICO. ANY STORM COULD PRODUCE QUICK DOWNPOURS...ERRATIC WIND
GUSTS...SMALL HAIL AND DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING. SOME
LOCATIONS THAT MAY BE IMPACTED INCLUDE ALTO...RUIDOSO...LINCOLN TO
SUNSET...AND CORONA. MOTORISTS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR SUDDEN RISES OF
FAST MOVING WATER IN NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS AND OVER LOW WATER
CROSSINGS.

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NMZ512>515-522-523-527>529-531>533-537-310000-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-DE BACA COUNTY-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-
ESTANCIA VALLEY-FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
HARDING COUNTY-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANGEL FIRE...MORA...CAPULIN...
CLINES CORNERS...CONCHAS...FORT SUMNER...LAS VEGAS...
MORIARTY/ESTANCIA...PECOS...CERRO/QUESTA...RATON...SPRINGER...
RED RIVER...ROY...SANTA ROSA
357 PM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

.NOW...
BEFORE 600 PM...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP
ALONG THE EAST SLOPES OF THE CENTRAL MOUNTAIN CHAIN AND TRACK
SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH INTO THE NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS AND PLAINS AND
THE CENTRAL HIGHLANDS. ANY STORM COULD PRODUCE QUICK DOWNPOURS...
ERRATIC WIND GUSTS...SMALL HAIL AND DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING. RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL GENERALLY BE LESS THAN ONE HALF
INCH...BUT LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS UP TO ONE INCH ARE POSSIBLE. SOME
LOCATIONS WHICH WILL BE IMPACTED INCLUDE THE AREA FROM ROCIADA TO
MINERAL HILL AND SOUTHEAST OVER LAS VEGAS TO SOLANO AND BELL RANCH.
ANGEL FIRE...OCATE AND VAUGHN WILL ALSO SEE STORMS IN THEIR AREA.
MOTORISTS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR SUDDEN RISES OF FAST MOVING WATER IN
NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS AND OVER LOW WATER CROSSINGS.

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NMZ508-509-520-310000-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-
SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GLENWOOD...QUEMADO...SOCORRO
357 PM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

.NOW...
BEFORE 600 PM...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP
OVER CATRON AND SOCORRO COUNTIES...BUT MOST OF THE ACTIVITY WILL BE
FOCUSED OVER WESTERN SOCORRO COUNTY. ANY STORM COULD PRODUCE QUICK
DOWNPOURS...ERRATIC WIND GUSTS...SMALL HAIL AND DANGEROUS CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING AS THEY MOVE TO THE SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH. SOME
LOCATIONS THAT MAY BE IMPACTED INCLUDE BERNARDO...AND DUSTY TO
BOSQUE DEL APACHE.  MOTORISTS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR SUDDEN RISES OF
FAST MOVING WATER IN NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS AND OVER LOW WATER
CROSSINGS.


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