Flood Statement
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
626 PM MDT FRI SEP 12 2014

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SIERRA NM-
626 PM MDT FRI SEP 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED AN

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN SIERRA COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 830 PM MDT

* AT 624 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED UP TO 2 AND A HALF INCHES OF RAIN HAD FALLEN BETWEEN
  HILLSBORO AND THE IRON CREEK CAMPGROUND. WATER WILL BE RUNNING
  DOWN THE PERCHA CREEK BASIN AS ADDITIONAL RAINS FALL ON THE EASTERN
  EDGE OF THE SILVER BURN SCAR.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HILLSBORO...
  KINGSTON...

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER CROSSINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF OVER AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
ADVISORY AREA.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. TURN AROUND... DON`T DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3303 10759 3277 10752 3276 10772 3298 10778

$$

JMG







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