Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
943 PM MDT SUN SEP 14 2014

NMZ523-526-528>540-150545-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-CURRY COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-
FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-GUADALUPE COUNTY-HARDING COUNTY-
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-QUAY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-UNION COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLAYTON...CLINES CORNERS...CLOVIS...
CONCHAS...ELK...FORT SUMNER...LAS VEGAS...PICACHO...PORTALES...
RATON...SPRINGER...ROSWELL...ROY...RUIDOSO...SANTA ROSA...TUCUMCARI
943 PM MDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.NOW...

AREAS OF LOW CLOUDS WILL SHROUD MUCH OF EASTERN NEW MEXICO FOR THE
REST OF THE EVENING AND THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. PATCHY FOG WILL
EXIST AS WELL...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE EAST SLOPES OF THE CENTRAL
MOUNTAIN CHAIN. VISIBILITIES MAY FALL TO ONE MILE OR LESS AT TIMES
IN FOG. SOME LOCATIONS WHICH WILL BE IMPACTED INCLUDE THE FORT
STANTON AREA...CLOVIS AND PORTALES...CLINES CORNERS...AND THE LAS
VEGAS AREA. IN ADDITION...A FEW LIGHT SHOWERS MAY FALL FROM THE
EXTENSIVE CLOUDINESS...BUT RAINFALL AMOUNTS SHOULD BE LIGHT AND
LESS THAN ONE TENTH OF AN INCH.

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NMZ501-502-505>508-150545-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-NORTHWEST PLATEAU-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EL MORRO...FARMINGTON...GALLUP...GRANTS...
QUEMADO
943 PM MDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.NOW...

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE OVER PORTIONS OF
WESTERN NEW MEXICO FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE EVENING. STORMS
WILL MAINLY FAVOR AREAS ALONG AND WEST OF THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE.
EXPECT BRIEF MODERATE TO HEAVY DOWNPOURS...ERRATIC AND GUSTY WINDS...
AND A FEW CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WITH ANY STORM. RAINFALL AMOUNTS
WILL GENERALLY RANGE BETWEEN ONE AND THREE TENTHS OF AN INCH UNDER
THE STRONGER STORMS...ALTHOUGH SOME LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE
POSSIBLE. SOME AREAS WHICH MAY BE IMPACTED INCLUDE OLD HORSE
SPRINGS...THE VERY LARGE ARRAY...THOREAU...EL MORRO AND CHI CHIL
TAH. FAST FLOWING WATER MAY EXIST IN NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS...CREEK
BEDS...AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS DUE TO THUNDERSTORM RAINS.

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