Severe Thunderstorm Warning
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WUUS54 KEPZ 192323 RRA

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service El Paso TX
523 PM MDT THU OCT 19 2017

The National Weather Service in El Paso has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
  East central Otero County in south central New Mexico...

* Until 615 PM MDT

* At 523 PM MDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles south of
  Pinon, or 17 miles southeast of Timberon, moving east at 15 mph.

  HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
           to roofs, siding, and trees.

* This severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of
  east central Otero County.


For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of nature`s leading killers. Remember, if you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.


LAT...LON 3240 10515 3238 10552 3256 10556 3262 10535
      3252 10535 3252 10518
TIME...MOT...LOC 2323Z 259DEG 11KT 3249 10544



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