Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
303 PM MDT FRI AUG 26 2016

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MORA-SAN MIGUEL-
303 PM MDT FRI AUG 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL MORA COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO...
  NORTH CENTRAL SAN MIGUEL COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 500 PM MDT

* AT 257 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  HEAVY RAIN DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS BETWEEN WAGON MOUND AND WATROUS.
  SO FAR 1 TO 1.5 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN WHICH WILL IMPACT
  ARROYOS LEADING INTO THE WOLF CREEK DRAINAGE NEAR FORT UNION
  NATIONAL MONUMENT AND INTERSTATE 25.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  OJO FELIZ AND SHOEMAKER.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 25 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 369 AND 381.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOTH LOCALIZED AND DISTANT HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CREATE DANGEROUS FLOWS
IN ARROYOS AND OVER LOW WATER CROSSINGS.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH THESE WATERS.  WATER IN ARROYOS MAY
TRAVEL MANY MILES AND TAKE HOURS TO REACH
YOUR LOCATION FROM UPSTREAM RAIN AREAS.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3607 10494 3593 10478 3576 10475 3564 10483
      3565 10493 3580 10487 3583 10495 3591 10517
      3607 10512

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