Flood Statement
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
607 PM MDT THU JUL 21 2016

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SIERRA NM-GRANT NM-
607 PM MDT THU JUL 21 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WESTERN SIERRA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...
  NORTHEASTERN GRANT COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 800 PM MDT

* AT 605 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
  MORE THAN AN INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SAN LORENZO...
  SAN JUAN...
  SHERMAN...
  MIMBRES...
  UPPER MIMBRES VALLEY...
  IRON CREEK CAMPGROUND...
  AND PORTIONS OF THE ALDO LEOPOLD WILDERNESS.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF AN INCH IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. IT IS IMPORTANT TO KNOW WHERE
YOU ARE RELATIVE TO STREAMS...RIVERS...OR CREEKS WHICH CAN BECOME
KILLERS IN HEAVY RAINS. CAMPERS AND HIKERS SHOULD AVOID STREAMS OR
CREEKS.

&&

LAT...LON 3305 10786 3294 10778 3274 10789 3293 10802

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FAUSETT



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