Flood Statement
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WGUS84 KEPZ 292212
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
412 PM MDT MON SEP 29 2014

TXC229-300115-
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HUDSPETH TX-
412 PM MDT MON SEP 29 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED AN

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL HUDSPETH COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST TEXAS...

* UNTIL 715 PM MDT

* AT 411 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL OVER THE QUITMAN MOUNTAINS.
  RADAR ESTIMATED OVER AN INCH OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN THIS AREA IN
  THE PAST HOUR.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  QUITMAN CANYON...
  RED LIGHT DRAW...

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER CROSSINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS. IT ONLY TAKES A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO
CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3092 10548 3098 10554 3110 10558 3117 10539
      3113 10523 3097 10519 3091 10547

$$

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