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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
320 PM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

NMC035-262200-
/O.CON.KEPZ.SV.W.0091.000000T0000Z-150726T2200Z/
OTERO NM-
320 PM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 400 PM MDT
FOR NORTH CENTRAL OTERO COUNTY...

AT 320 PM MDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 6 MILES WEST OF
RUIDOSO...AND IS NEARLY STATIONARY.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO
         ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF NORTH
CENTRAL OTERO COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 3338 10573 3332 10572 3329 10575 3337 10591
      3339 10589 3339 10574
TIME...MOT...LOC 2120Z 349DEG 3KT 3334 10579

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$


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