Flood Statement
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
743 PM MDT TUE JUL 26 2016

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OTERO NM-
743 PM MDT TUE JUL 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED A

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHERN OTERO COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 945 PM MDT

* AT 739 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN IN
  THE PAST HALF HOUR.

* LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MESCALERO.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO ONE INCH IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA.
THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.

&&

LAT...LON 3321 10566 3311 10570 3315 10585 3324 10576

$$

LANEY


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