Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
615 PM MDT WED JUL 9 2014

NMZ501>504-510>518-100210-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-NORTHWEST PLATEAU-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...CHAMA...CUBA...DULCE...
ESPANOLA...FARMINGTON...LOS ALAMOS...PECOS...CERRO/QUESTA...
RED RIVER...SANTA FE...TAOS
615 PM MDT WED JUL 9 2014

.NOW...
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW LINGERING THUNDERSTORMS WILL
CONTINUE THIS EVENING ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL
NEW MEXICO.  MOVEMENT WILL BE GENERALLY TO THE EAST SOUTHEAST AROUND
5 TO 10 MPH...AND SOME STORMS WILL PRODUCE LOCAL MODERATE TO HEAVY
RAINFALL WITH STRONG RUNOFFS. THROUGH 800 PM MDT...THUNDERSTORMS WILL
BE MOST NUMEROUS FROM EAST OF FARMINGTON AND SOUTH OF NAVAJO DAM TO
TIERRA AMARILLA...EL VADO...CANJILON AND LINDRITH. SOME OF THESE
AREAS RECEIVED HEAVY RAIN ON TUESDAY...AND THUS WILL BE MORE PRONE TO
RUNOFFS. LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN SHOWERS WILL FAVOR THE AREA FROM
DULCE AND CHAMA TO TRES PIEDRAS...TAOS...EMBUDO AND ESPANOLA.

$$

NMZ505>509-519>526-539-100210-
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-
ESTANCIA VALLEY-LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-
SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBUQUERQUE...LOS LUNAS...RIO RANCHO...
CARRIZOZO...CLINES CORNERS...EL MORRO...GALLUP...GLENWOOD...
GRAN QUIVIRA...GRANTS...MORIARTY/ESTANCIA...PICACHO...QUEMADO...
RUIDOSO...SANDIA PARK/CEDAR CREST...TIJERAS...SOCORRO
615 PM MDT WED JUL 9 2014

.NOW...
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL
CONTINUE THIS EVENING OVER PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL AND CENTRAL NEW
MEXICO. MOVEMENT WILL BE TO THE EAST AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH.
THROUGH 800 PM MDT...SHOWERS WITH A FEW LINGERING THUNDERSTORMS WILL
ROAM THE INTERSTATE 40 CORRIDOR FROM GALLUP THROUGH GRANTS TO THE
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA.  MAINLY LIGHT TO MODERATE SHOWERS ARE
EXPECTED SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 40 AFFECTING EL MORRO...RAMAH...ZUNI
PUEBLO...EL MALPAIS NATIONAL MONUMENT...ACOMA PUEBLO...QUEMADO AND
PIETOWN.  THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE MORE COMMON FROM MOUNTAINAIR AND
CORONA SOUTH TO BINGHAM AND JICARILLA...AND WILL PRODUCE GUSTY
OUTFLOWS THAT WILL TRAVEL MILES FROM THE PARENT STORM. LOCAL
MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN WITH STRONG RUNOFFS WILL ALSO ACCOMPANY
THESE THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

NMZ527>534-100210-
EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
HARDING COUNTY-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-QUAY COUNTY-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-UNION COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CAPULIN...CLAYTON...CONCHAS...LAS VEGAS...
RATON...SPRINGER...ROY...SANTA ROSA...TUCUMCARI
615 PM MDT WED JUL 9 2014

.NOW...
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE THIS
AFTERNOON OVER PORTIONS OF THE NORTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS
AND PLAINS. MOVEMENT WILL BE TO THE EAST SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 TO 10
MPH. ANY THUNDERSTORM WILL STILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LOCAL
MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN AND DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...
WHILE SHOWERS WILL PRODUCE A FEW HUNDRETHS TO ONE OR TWO TENTHS OF AN
INCH OR PRECIPITATION. THROUGH 800 PM MDT...LOCATIONS IMPACTED
INCLUDE THE INTERSTATE 25 CORRIDOR FROM LAS VEGAS TO RATON...THEN
EAST TO THE TEXAS BORDER AND SOUTH TO THE INTERSTATE 40 CORRIDOR FROM
SANTA ROSA THROUGH TUCUMCARI.

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