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NMZ501>540-201315-

WEATHER SUMMARY FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
709 PM MDT TUE AUG 19 2014

LATEST RADAR IMAGERY SHOWS SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN PROGRESS OVER WESTERN AND CENTRAL PARTS OF NEW MEXICO. MODERATE
TO HEAVY DOWNPOURS HAVE BEEN REPORTED TODAY WITH SOME OF THE STORMS.
A STATION NEAR ZUNI BUTTES REPORTED OVER A HALF OF INCH OF RAINFALL
WITH THUNDERSTORMS. GUSTY WINDS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE IN AND AROUND
THUNDERSTORMS. RECENTLY A GUST TO 42 MPH WAS REPORTED FROM A
THUNDERSTORM 28 MILES SOUTHEAST OF THE BOSQUE DEL APACHE REFUGE.
AFTERNOON HIGHS TODAY RANGED FROM THE 70S TO MID 80S OVER THE
NORTHERN MOUNTAINS AND WESTERN AND CENTRAL HIGHLANDS. LOWER
ELEVATIONS SAW AFTERNOON HIGHS REACHING THE UPPER 80S TO MID 90S.

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DIMINISH DURING THE EVENING HOURS
BUT ISOLATED ACTIVITY IS POSSIBLE THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING.
OVERNIGHT LOWS WILL RANGE FROM THE 40S TO MID 50S OVER THE
NORTHERN MOUNTAINS AND WESTERN AND CENTRAL HIGHLANDS TO THE UPPER
50S TO MID 60S OVER LOWER ELEVATIONS. AS AN UPPER LEVEL HIGH
PRESSURE AREA OVER NEW MEXICO SHIFTS EAST INTO TEXAS MONSOON
MOISTURE WILL SPREAD FARTHER EAST INTO ALL AREAS OF NEW MEXICO ON
WEDNESDAY. ISOLATED TO SCATTERED AFTERNOON THROUGH EVENING SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED WITH MODERATE TO HEAVY DOWNPOURS
AND GUSTY WINDS POSSIBLE. AFTERNOON HIGH TEMPERATURES WEDNESDAY
WILL BE COOLER.

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