Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
814 PM MDT FRI JUL 22 2016

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SAN JUAN-
814 PM MDT FRI JUL 22 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WEST CENTRAL SAN JUAN COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 945 PM MDT

* AT 811 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  HEAVY RAIN DUE TO SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS NEAR SANOSTEE AND
  LITTLE WATER. A QUICK 1 TO 1.5 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN WITH THIS
  ACTIVITY. HEAVY RAIN WILL IMPACT FLOWS IN NORMALLY DRY CREEKS AND
  ARROYOS. THIS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF HIGHWAY 495.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SANOSTEE.
  TOCITO.
  LITTLE WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO TELL HOW MUCH
WATER IS ON THE ROAD...DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH
FAST MOVING WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH.

BOTH LOCALIZED AND DISTANT HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CREATE DANGEROUS FLOWS
IN ARROYOS AND OVER LOW WATER CROSSINGS.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH THESE WATERS.  WATER IN ARROYOS MAY
TRAVEL MANY MILES AND TAKE HOURS TO REACH
YOUR LOCATION FROM UPSTREAM RAIN AREAS.

&&

LAT...LON 3641 10904 3654 10905 3654 10904 3664 10904
      3663 10866 3639 10868 3640 10905

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