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WGUS84 KEPZ 280143
FLSEPZ

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service El Paso TX
743 PM MDT THU JUL 27 2017

NMC017-023-280445-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FA.Y.0120.170728T0143Z-170728T0445Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Grant NM-Hidalgo NM-
743 PM MDT THU JUL 27 2017

The National Weather Service in El Paso has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  South central Grant County in south central New Mexico...
  East central Hidalgo County in southwestern New Mexico...

* Until 1045 PM MDT

* At 742 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
  Up to one inch of rain has already fallen with more rainfall
  expected.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Windmill...
  Hachita...
  Playas...
  and Big Hatchet Refuge.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will
cause flooding of arroyos and small streams, country roads,
farmland, and other low lying spots.

&&

LAT...LON 3209 10824 3170 10823 3170 10873 3209 10872

$$

GNL



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