Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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

NMZ534>538-150000-
CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-CURRY COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-QUAY COUNTY-
ROOSEVELT COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLOVIS...FORT SUMNER...PORTALES...
ROSWELL...TUCUMCARI
414 PM MDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 6 PM MDT...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND A FEW EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS
WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP AND MOVE NORTH NORTHEAST AT 5 TO 10 MPH
BETWEEN THE SOUTHEASTERN AND EAST CENTRAL PLAINS OF NEW MEXICO.
EXPECT LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN WITH AMOUNTS RANGING FROM A FEW
HUNDREDTHS TO FOUR TENTHS OF AN INCH WITH LOCALLY HEAVIER AMOUNTS
POSSIBLE. LOCATIONS THAT MAY RECEIVE RAIN INCLUDE...ROSWELL...
DEXTER...HAGERMAN...FORT SUMNER...PORTALES...CLOVIS...TUCUMCARI...AND
SAN JON. IN ADDITION...SOME ERRATIC AND GUSTY WINDS AND A FEW CLAPS
OF THUNDER WILL ACCOMPANY THE RAINFALL.

$$

NMZ510>526-528-529-532-533-539-540-150000-
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-
EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-ESTANCIA VALLEY-FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
GUADALUPE COUNTY-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-SANTA FE METRO AREA-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBUQUERQUE...LOS LUNAS...RIO RANCHO...
ANGEL FIRE...MORA...CARRIZOZO...CHAMA...CLINES CORNERS...CONCHAS...
ELK...ESPANOLA...GRAN QUIVIRA...LAS VEGAS...LOS ALAMOS...
MORIARTY/ESTANCIA...PECOS...CERRO/QUESTA...PICACHO...RATON...
SPRINGER...RED RIVER...RUIDOSO...SANDIA PARK/CEDAR CREST...TIJERAS...
SANTA FE...SANTA ROSA...SOCORRO...TAOS
414 PM MDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.NOW...

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP OVER
PORTIONS OF CENTRAL NEW MEXICO THROUGH THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY
EVENING. STORMS WILL INITIALLY FAVOR THE HIGH TERRAIN SURROUNDING
EDGEWOOD...SEDILLO...ANTON CHICO...SAPELLO...MORA...GASCON...
COWLES...WATROUS...AND THE JEMEZ MOUNTAINS NEAR AND NORTH OF THE
VALLES CALDERA...AS WELL AS AREAS NEAR ALTO...JICARILLA...AND CORONA.
EXPECT MODERATE TO HEAVY DOWNPOURS...ERRATIC AND GUSTY WINDS...SMALL
HAIL...AND DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WITH ANY STORMS.
RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL GENERALLY RANGE BETWEEN FOUR AND EIGHT TENTHS
OF AN INCH WITH THE STRONGER STORMS WITH SOME LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
POSSIBLE. SUDDEN AND ABRUPT FLOWS THROUGH NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS...
CREEK BEDS...AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE POSSIBLE. FLOODING WILL
CONTINUE AROUND THE EDGEWOOD AREA.

$$

NMZ502-505>508-150000-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EL MORRO...GALLUP...GRANTS...QUEMADO
414 PM MDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.NOW...

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP OVER
PORTIONS OF WESTERN NEW MEXICO THROUGH THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY
EVENING. STORMS WILL INITIALLY FAVOR THE HIGH TERRAIN SURROUNDING THE
CONTINENTAL DIVIDE...GILA WILDERNESS...AND THE MAGDALENA AND ZUNI
MOUNTAINS. EXPECT MODERATE TO HEAVY DOWNPOURS...ERRATIC AND GUSTY
WINDS...SMALL HAIL...AND DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WITH ANY
STORMS. RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL GENERALLY RANGE BETWEEN THREE AND SIX
TENTHS OF AN INCH UNDER THE STRONGER STORMS. IMPACTED AREAS WILL
INCLUDE EL MORRO...OJO CALIENTE...SALT LAKE...RED HILL...
QUEMADO...AND ARAGON. FAST FLOWING WATER IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
THROUGH NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS...CREEK BEDS...AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS.

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