Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
504 PM MDT MON AUG 22 2016

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RIO ARRIBA-SANTA FE-
504 PM MDT MON AUG 22 2016

...THIS IS A FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR SOUTHEASTERN RIO ARRIBA
COUNTY INCLUDING CHILI...CHAMITA...HERNANDEZ...ALCALDE...AND LA
VILLITA...

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 645 PM MDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN RIO ARRIBA AND NORTH CENTRAL SANTA FE COUNTIES...

AT 502 PM MDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED FLASH FLOODING IN
HERNANDEZ...ALCALDE...AND CHAMITA!. RADAR ESTIMATES TWO TO FIVE
INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN IN PORTIONS OF THE WARNED AREA.

THIS IS A FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR FAR SOUTHEASTERN RIO ARRIBA
COUNTY. SEEK HIGHER GROUND NOW!

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ESPANOLA...CHIMAYO...SANTA CRUZ...RIO CHIQUITO...
SANTA CLARA PUEBLO...CUARTELEZ...CUNDIYO...VELARDE...
TRUCHAS AND LA PUEBLA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. THIS IS AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS AND LIFE
THREATENING SITUATION. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL UNLESS YOU ARE
FLEEING AN AREA SUBJECT TO FLOODING OR UNDER AN EVACUATION ORDER.

DO NOT ENTER OR CROSS FLOWING WATER OR WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH.

&&

LAT...LON 3605 10575 3593 10585 3593 10603 3602 10629
      3622 10605

$$

SHOEMAKE


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