Flash Flood Warning
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
943 PM MDT SUN AUG 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO  HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN DONA ANA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...
  NORTHWESTERN EL PASO COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 1145 PM MDT

* AT 942 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. RADAR ESTIMATES INDICATE THAT
  UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN ACROSS SEVERAL
  LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING AREA...AND STORMS ARE NEARLY STATIONARY.
  FLASH FLOODING IS IMMINENT.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SUNLAND PARK...
  WEST EL PASO...
  ANTHONY...
  EL PASO...
  VINTON...
  LA UNION...
  WESTWAY...
  SANTA TERESA...
  ANTHONY GAP...
  CANUTILLO...
  FRANKLIN MOUNTAINS STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

REMAIN ALERT FOR FLOODING EVEN IN LOCATIONS NOT RECEIVING RAIN.
ARROYOS...STREAMS AND RIVERS CAN BECOME RAGING KILLER CURRENTS IN A
MATTER OF MINUTES...EVEN FROM DISTANT RAINFALL.

&&

LAT...LON 3177 10651 3178 10653 3178 10661 3185 10674
      3201 10674 3208 10656 3199 10637 3176 10651

$$


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