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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
1120 AM MDT THU AUG 25 2016

NMZ401>417-TXZ418>424-261730-
UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY-SOUTHERN GILA HIGHLANDS/BLACK RANGE-
SOUTHERN GILA FOOTHILLS/MIMBRES VALLEY-
SOUTHWEST DESERT/LOWER GILA RIVER VALLEY-LOWLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-
UPLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-SOUTHWEST DESERT/MIMBRES BASIN-
EASTERN BLACK RANGE FOOTHILLS-SIERRA COUNTY LAKES-
NORTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY-SOUTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY/MESILLA VALLEY-
CENTRAL TULAROSA BASIN-SOUTHERN TULAROSA BASIN-
WEST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 7500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-OTERO MESA-
WESTERN EL PASO COUNTY-EASTERN/CENTRAL EL PASO COUNTY-
NORTHERN HUDSPETH HIGHLANDS/HUECO MOUNTAINS-SALT BASIN-
SOUTHERN HUDSPETH HIGHLANDS-
RIO GRANDE VALLEY OF EASTERN EL PASO/WESTERN HUDSPETH COUNTIES-
RIO GRANDE VALLEY OF EASTERN HUDSPETH COUNTY-
1120 AM MDT THU AUG 25 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
NEW MEXICO...SOUTHWEST NEW MEXICO AND SOUTHWEST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE TODAY...IF ONLY SLIGHTLY
FROM YESTERDAY. THE MOST LIKELY AREAS FOR THUNDERSTORM FORMATION
WILL BE HUDSPETH COUNTY...THE GILA REGION...THE SACRAMENTO
MOUNTAINS AND THE NM BOOTHEEL. MOISTURE LEVELS ARE STILL DOWN A
LITTLE SO THE THREAT OF SIGNIFICANT HEAVY RAIN HAS NOT RETURNED.
THE ONE EXCEPTION IS HUDSPETH COUNTY...WHERE INGREDIENTS WILL BE
PRESENT FOR POSSIBLE SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH DAMAGING WINDS AND
QUARTER SIZE HAIL AS WELL AS LOCALIZED FLOODING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY
THE TREND FOR INCREASING STORM COVERAGE CONTINUES FRIDAY AND PEAKS
IN THE SATURDAY TO MONDAY TIMEFRAME BEFORE BACKING OFF SLIGHTLY
TUESDAY AND MORESO WEDNESDAY. THE MAIN HAZARD...ESPECIALLY OVER
THE WEEKEND INTO MONDAY WILL BE FLASH FLOODING. WET MICROBURSTS
FROM A FEW STORMS MAY ALSO CAUSE WIND DAMAGE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT FLOODING...HAIL AND/OR DAMAGING
WINDS TO THIS OFFICE.

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