Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
528 PM MDT FRI SEP 19 2014

NMZ530>538-200100-
CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-CURRY COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-GUADALUPE COUNTY-HARDING COUNTY-
QUAY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-UNION COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLAYTON...CLOVIS...CONCHAS...FORT SUMNER...
PORTALES...ROSWELL...ROY...SANTA ROSA...TUCUMCARI
528 PM MDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.NOW...
SPOTTY RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL PERSIST OVER
PORTIONS OF THE EASTERN PLAINS INTO THE EARLY EVENING. BEFORE
7 PM...MOST OF THE SHOWERS WILL BE LOCATED SOUTH OF YESO AND FORT
SUMNER...BETWEEN GLENRIO AND RANCHVALE...BETWEEN LOGAN AND ROSEBUD...
AND BETWEEN ROSWELL AND LAKE ARTHUR. RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL RANGE FROM
AROUND ONE TENTH OF AN INCH IN LIGHT SHOWERS TO ISOLATED AMOUNTS OF
ONE HALF INCH TO AN INCH IN HEAVY SHOWERS AND ANY STORMS. MOTORISTS
SHOULD EXPECT TO ENCOUNTER PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS. RUNOFF COULD
CAUSE INCREASED FLOWS IN LOW LYING AREAS...ARROYOS...OVER LOW WATER
CROSSINGS AND OTHER DRAINAGES.

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NMZ501>511-200100-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-NORTHWEST PLATEAU-SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-
SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHAMA...CUBA...DULCE...EL MORRO...
FARMINGTON...GALLUP...GLENWOOD...GRANTS...LOS ALAMOS...QUEMADO
528 PM MDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.NOW...
SPOTTY LIGHT SHOWERS ALONG WITH ISOLATED BUT SHORT LIVED
THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF WESTERN NEW
MEXICO INTO THE EARLY EVENING. MOVEMENT OF THIS ACTIVITY WILL BE
GENERALLY IN A SOUTHERLY DIRECTION. RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL RANGE FROM
AROUND ONE TENTH OF AN INCH IN LIGHT SHOWERS TO ISOLATED AMOUNTS OF
ONE HALF INCH TO AN INCH IN HEAVY SHOWERS AND STORMS. MOTORISTS
SHOULD EXPECT TO ENCOUNTER PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS WITH ANY OF
THE HEAVIER ACTIVITY. ANY RUNOFF COULD CAUSE INCREASED FLOWS IN LOW
LYING AREAS...ARROYOS...OVER LOW WATER CROSSINGS AND OTHER DRAINAGES.
BEFORE 7 PM...SOME LOCATIONS WHICH MAY BE IMPACTED INCLUDE
CHAMA...TIERRA AMARILLA...EL VADO...JEMEZ SPRINGS...FENCE LAKE...
GLENWOOD AND PORTIONS OF THE WHITEWATER BALDY BURN SCAR.

$$

NMZ512>515-521>529-539-540-200100-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-ESTANCIA VALLEY-FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANGEL FIRE...MORA...CAPULIN...CARRIZOZO...
CLINES CORNERS...ELK...GRAN QUIVIRA...LAS VEGAS...
MORIARTY/ESTANCIA...PECOS...CERRO/QUESTA...PICACHO...RATON...
SPRINGER...RED RIVER...RUIDOSO...SANDIA PARK/CEDAR CREST...TIJERAS
528 PM MDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.NOW...
SPOTTY LIGHT SHOWERS...AS WELL AS AN ISOLATED SHORT LIVED
THUNDERSTORM OR TWO...WILL BE FOUND ALONG AND NEAR THE CENTRAL
MOUNTAIN CHAIN INTO EARLY EVENING. BEFORE 7 PM...SOME LOCATIONS WHICH
WILL BE IMPACTED INCLUDE THE LITTLE BEAR AND WHITE BURN SCARS...
CARRIZOZO...WHITE OAKS...OSCURO...GLORIETA...LAMY...BLACK LAKE AND
RED RIVER. MOTORISTS SHOULD EXPECT TO ENCOUNTER PONDING OF WATER ON
ROADWAYS WITH ANY OF THE HEAVIER ACTIVITY. ANY RUNOFF COULD CAUSE
INCREASED FLOWS IN LOW LYING AREAS...ARROYOS...OVER LOW WATER
CROSSINGS AND OTHER DRAINAGES.

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