Flash Flood Warning
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Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service El Paso TX
404 PM MDT SAT AUG 19 2017

The National Weather Service in El Paso has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Western Grant County in south central New Mexico...

* Until 700 PM MDT

* At 403 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. Up to two inches of rain have
  already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...


Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying

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.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.


LAT...LON 3278 10852 3263 10867 3267 10885 3272 10884
      3282 10868 3282 10859



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