Flood Statement
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
904 PM MDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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LUNA NM-
904 PM MDT FRI JUL 3 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WEST CENTRAL LUNA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 1100 PM MDT

* AT 900 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS
WEST OF DEMING ALONG INTERSTATE 10 AND SOUTHEAST OVER SUNSHINE.
THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. RADAR HAS ESTIMATED
UP TO TO ONE AND A HALF INCHES INCH OF RAIN OVER THESE AREAS IN THE LAST HOUR.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SUNSHINE...
  AND GAGE.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO ONE AND A HALF INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER
THE AREA. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING..ESPECIALLY
UNDER OVERPASSES AND ALONG LOW SPOTS ON ROADWAYS IN YOUR AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3231 10785 3221 10781 3221 10767 3210 10767
      3209 10822 3231 10822

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TRIPOLI


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