Severe Thunderstorm Warning
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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service El Paso TX
142 PM MDT MON AUG 14 2017

The National Weather Service in El Paso has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  North central Otero County in south central New Mexico...

* Until 230 PM MDT

* At 142 PM MDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles north of
  Elk, or 24 miles east of Cloudcroft, moving northeast at 15 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
           to roofs, siding, and trees.

* This severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of
  north central Otero County.


For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of nature`s leading killers. Remember, if you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.


LAT...LON 3296 10532 3306 10547 3327 10532
TIME...MOT...LOC 1942Z 219DEG 13KT 3307 10534



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