Flash Flood Warning
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
131 PM MDT SUN AUG 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL GRANT COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 430 PM MDT

* AT 128 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. A COOP OBSERVER REPORTS OVER
  ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN AND CREEKS ARE FULL OF WATER
  NEAR WHITE SIGNAL. MORE RAIN IS EXPECTED IN THE NEXT FEW HOURS.
  FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  WHITE SIGNAL...
  TYRONE MINE...
  AND JACKS PEAK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

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 3265 10814 3237 10839 3247 10852 3264 10840
      3268 10822

$$

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