Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
143 AM MDT TUE JUL 22 2014

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143 AM MDT TUE JUL 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED AN

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHERN CURRY COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW MEXICO
  NORTHERN ROOSEVELT COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW MEXICO
  EXTREME NORTHEASTERN CHAVES COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO

* UNTIL 445 AM MDT

* AT 139 AM MDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  HEAVY RAIN OCCURRING OVER SOUTHERN CURRY COUNTY AND MUCH OF
  ROOSEVELT COUNTY. ESTIMATED RAIN AMOUNTS OF ONE TO TWO AND
  A HALF INCHES HAVE FALLEN OVER THE ADVISORY AREA. THIS WILL LEAD
  TO EXCESSIVE PONDING OF WATER IN LOW LYING AREAS SUCH AS FIELDS
  AND ROAD INTERSECTIONS WITH SOME RUNOFF INTO AREA WASHES AND
  DRAINAGES. CLOVIS...PORTALES...AND OTHER NEARBY TOWNS OR
  VILLAGES MAY SEE SOME MINOR STREET FLOODING.

* STRONG FLOWS AND HIGH WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED IN ANY DRAINAGES
  AND OVER LOW WATER CROSSINGS. RAPID RUNOFF CAN ALSO BE   EXPECTED
  IMMEDIATELY OVER AND DOWNSTREAM FROM WILDFIRE BURN SCARS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE HEAVY RAINFALL AND SLOW MOVEMENT OF THESE STORMS MAY RESULT IN
FLOODING OF ROAD INTERSECTIONS AND LOW-LYING AREAS. WATERS MAY BEGIN
TO RUN IN NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS AND WASHES.

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LAT...LON 3419 10392 3458 10335 3458 10319 3401 10324
      3383 10361 3389 10392

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