Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1202 AM MDT MON JUL 28 2014

NMZ501>509-280800-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CUBA...DULCE...EL MORRO...FARMINGTON...
GALLUP...GLENWOOD...GRANTS...QUEMADO
1202 AM MDT MON JUL 28 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 2 AM MDT...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
WILL CONTINUE DRIFTING NORTH ACROSS WESTERN NEW MEXICO. STRONGER
STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING RAIN AT RATES NEAR ONE HALF INCH
PER HOUR WITH WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH...AND DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING. HAZARDOUS WATER LEVELS ARE POSSIBLE IN SMALL STREAMS...
ARROYOS AND OVER LOW WATER CROSSINGS ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH THE
EARLY MORNING. A FEW FAVORED AREAS FOR RAIN INCLUDE INTERSTATE 40
BETWEEN GALLUP AND GRANTS...AND BETWEEN NAVAJO LAKE AND DULCE.

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NMZ527>535-280800-
CURRY COUNTY-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...CLOVIS...CONCHAS...
LAS VEGAS...RATON...SPRINGER...ROY...SANTA ROSA...TUCUMCARI
1202 AM MDT MON JUL 28 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 2 AM MDT...WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAINFALL WILL IMPACT MUCH OF
NORTHEAST NEW MEXICO. TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS WITH RAIN RATES NEAR 2
INCHES PER HOUR...WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH...AND DANGEROUS CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING ARE ALSO EXPECTED. HAZARDOUS WATER LEVELS ARE
LIKELY WITHIN ARROYOS...SMALL STREAMS...AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS
ACROSS MUCH OF COLFAX...UNION...HARDING...AND MORA COUNTIES. THE
FOCUS FOR TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL STRETCH FROM MOSQUERO TO
BUEYEROS AND GLADSTONE.

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NMZ510>518-280800-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
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...ESPANOLA...
LOS ALAMOS...PECOS...CERRO/QUESTA...RED RIVER...SANTA FE...TAOS
1202 AM MDT MON JUL 28 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 2 AM MDT...MODERATE RAINFALL WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL
CONTINUE ACROSS THE NORTHERN HIGH TERRAIN AND NEARBY HIGHLANDS.
STRONGER STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING RAIN AT RATES NEAR ONE
HALF INCH PER HOUR WITH WIND GUSTS TO 35 MPH AND DANGEROUS CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING. BEWARE OF HAZARDOUS WATER LEVELS IN SMALL
STREAMS...ARROYOS AND OVER LOW WATER CROSSINGS.

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NMZ519>526-539-540-280800-
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-
ESTANCIA VALLEY-LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBUQUERQUE...LOS LUNAS...RIO RANCHO...
CARRIZOZO...CLINES CORNERS...ELK...GRAN QUIVIRA...
MORIARTY/ESTANCIA...PICACHO...RUIDOSO...SANDIA PARK/CEDAR CREST...
TIJERAS...SOCORRO
1202 AM MDT MON JUL 28 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 2 AM...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING OVER
SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO WILL SHIFT NORTH ACROSS THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY AND
NEARBY HIGH TERRAIN. HEAVY RAIN...GUSTY WINDS...AND FREQUENT
LIGHTNING STRIKES ARE POSSIBLE WITH THE HEAVIER ACTIVITY OVERNIGHT.
THE INITIAL FAVORED AREAS INCLUDE RUIDOSO...CARRIZOZO...AND
SOUTHERN SOCORRO COUNTY.

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