Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
631 PM MDT SAT JUN 27 2015

NMZ501-503-504-506-507-510>526-529-533-539-280216-
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-
ESTANCIA VALLEY-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-NORTHWEST PLATEAU-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-SANTA FE METRO AREA-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBUQUERQUE...LOS LUNAS...RIO RANCHO...
ANGEL FIRE...MORA...CARRIZOZO...CHAMA...CLINES CORNERS...CUBA...
DULCE...EL MORRO...ESPANOLA...FARMINGTON...GRAN QUIVIRA...GRANTS...
LAS VEGAS...LOS ALAMOS...MORIARTY/ESTANCIA...PECOS...CERRO/QUESTA...
PICACHO...RED RIVER...RUIDOSO...SANDIA PARK/CEDAR CREST...TIJERAS...
SANTA FE...SANTA ROSA...SOCORRO...TAOS
631 PM MDT SAT JUN 27 2015

.NOW...
A BROKEN LINE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL EXTEND FROM THE
NORTHWEST PLATEAU OVER THE MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY AND TOWARDS
CLINES CORNERS...MOUNTAINAIR AND CEDARVALE BEFORE 8 PM. MOVEMENT WILL
GENERALLY BE TO THE SOUTH AND SOUTHWEST. LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN...
OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...AND GUSTY WINDS UP TO 50 MPH
WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG WITH PEA TO PENNY SIZE HAIL WITH THE STRONGEST
CELLS CONTAINED IN THE LINE. MOTORISTS SHOULD BE ALERT TO RAPID RISES
OF FAST FLOWING WATER OVER LOW WATER CROSSINGS AND IN NORMALLY DRY
ARROYOS AND NOT DRIVE THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.

SOME LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE KIRKLAND...SHIPROCK AND BURNHAM...AS
WELL AS CHACO CANYON...PUEBLO PINTADO...MARQUEZ...BERNALILLO...RIO
RANCHO...AND THE ALBUQUERQUE METRO...GOLDEN...EDGEWOOD AND MORIARTY.

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NMZ502-505-508-509-280216-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GALLUP...GLENWOOD...QUEMADO
631 PM MDT SAT JUN 27 2015

.NOW...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL PERSIST OVER PORTIONS
OF WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST NEW MEXICO BEFORE SUNSET. LOCALLY HEAVY
RAIN...OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING...AND GUSTY WINDS UP TO 40 MPH ALONG WITH
SMALL HAIL WILL POSSIBLE WITH THE STRONGER STORMS. MOTORISTS SHOULD
BE ALERT TO RAPID RISES OF FAST FLOWING WATER OVER LOW WATER
CROSSINGS AND IN NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS AND NOT DRIVE THROUGH AREAS
WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. STORM MOTION WILL BE TO THE SOUTH AND
SOUTHWEST. BEFORE 8 PM...SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL BE AFFECTED INCLUDE
THE CHUSKA MOUNTAINS...OJO CALIENTE...FENCE LAKE...AND QUEMADO LAKE.

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