Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
258 PM MDT TUE AUG 19 2014

NMZ501>509-519-520-192300-
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-NORTHWEST PLATEAU-
SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBUQUERQUE...LOS LUNAS...RIO RANCHO...
CUBA...DULCE...EL MORRO...FARMINGTON...GALLUP...GLENWOOD...GRANTS...
QUEMADO...SOCORRO
258 PM MDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 5 PM MDT...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL
CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS
AND MOVE NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH ACROSS ADJACENT HIGHLANDS AND INTO THE
MIDDLE AND LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY INCLUDING THE ALBUQUERQUE METRO
AREA. EXPECT MODERATE RAINFALL WITH BRIEF HEAVIER DOWNPOURS TO
PRODUCE RAINFALL AMOUNTS RANGING FROM ONE QUARTER TO ONE HALF INCH...
ALTHOUGH GREATER AMOUNTS ARE LIKELY BY EARLY THIS EVENING. IN
ADDITION...OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS ARE LIKELY WITH THE
THUNDERSTORMS. LOCATIONS THAT MAY BE IMPACTED INCLUDE FARMINGTON...
CUBA...NAVAJO DAM...GRANTS...ACOMA PUBELO...ALAMO...QUEMADO...
GLENWOOD...LUNA...SOCORRO...BELEN...LOS LUNAS...ALBUQUERQUE AND RIO
RANCHO.

$$

NMZ510>518-527>529-192300-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SANTA FE METRO AREA-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANGEL FIRE...MORA...CAPULIN...CHAMA...
ESPANOLA...LAS VEGAS...LOS ALAMOS...PECOS...CERRO/QUESTA...RATON...
SPRINGER...RED RIVER...SANTA FE...TAOS
258 PM MDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 5 PM MDT...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL
CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS AND MOVE NORTHEAST
AT 20 MPH ACROSS ADJACENT HIGHLANDS AND VALLEYS. EXPECT MODERATE
RAINFALL WITH BRIEF HEAVIER DOWNPOURS TO PRODUCE RAINFALL AMOUNTS
AVERAGING ONE QUARTER TO ONE HALF INCH...ALTHOUGH GREATER AMOUNTS ARE
LIKELY BY EARLY THIS EVENING. IN ADDITION...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...
SMALL HAIL AND GUSTY WINDS ARE LIKELY WITH THE THUNDERSTORMS.
LOCATIONS THAT MAY BE IMPACTED INCLUDE CHAMA...EL RITO...TAOS...RED
RIVER...ANGEL FIRE...MORA...OCATE...CIMARRON...RATON AND COWLES.

$$

NMZ535-536-538-192300-
CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-CURRY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLOVIS...PORTALES...ROSWELL
258 PM MDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 5 PM MDT...ISOLATED SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP
ACROSS THE PORTIONS OF THE SOUTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL PLAINS BETWEEN
CLOVIS...MELROSE...ELIDA...ELKINS AND MILNESAND AND MOVE SLOWLY
NORTH AT 5 TO 10 MPH. EXPECT BRIEF DOWNPOURS WITH RAINFALL AMOUNTS
AVERAGING LESS THAN ONE QUARTER INCH. A FEW LIGHTNING STRIKES AND
GUSTY WINDS WILL ACCOMPANY THE THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

NMZ521>526-539-540-192300-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-ESTANCIA VALLEY-
SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CARRIZOZO...CLINES CORNERS...ELK...
GRAN QUIVIRA...MORIARTY/ESTANCIA...PICACHO...RUIDOSO...
SANDIA PARK/CEDAR CREST...TIJERAS
258 PM MDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 5 PM MDT...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE SANDIA...MANZANO AND SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS
INCLUDING THE NEARBY HIGHLANDS AND MOVE NORTH AT 10 MPH. RAINFALL
AMOUNTS WILL INITIALLY AVERAGE LESS THAN ONE QUARTER INCH...BUT
GREATER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE BY EARLY EVENING. IN ADDITION...
OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING...SMALL PEA SIZE HAIL AND GUSTY WINDS WILL
ACCOMPANY THE STRONGER STORMS. LOCATIONS THAT MAY BE IMPACTED
INCLUDE DUNKEN...RUIDOSO...CARRIZOZO...CORONA...CLINES CORNERS...
EDGEWOOD...SANDIA PARK...ESTANCIA AND MOUNTAINAIR.

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