Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
228 PM MDT SUN SEP 28 2014

NMZ501>504-510-511-516-517-282200-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-NORTHWEST PLATEAU-
SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHAMA...CUBA...DULCE...ESPANOLA...
FARMINGTON...LOS ALAMOS...TAOS
228 PM MDT SUN SEP 28 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 400 PM...BANDS OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP AND TRACK NORTHEAST AT 25 TO 30 MPH OVER
PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST NEW MEXICO.  THE STRONGEST
STORMS WILL IMPACT AREAS NEAR AND SOUTHWEST OF CUBA TO INCLUDE
PORTIONS OF HIGHWAY 550 AND STATE ROAD 197 BETWEEN CUBA AND TORREON.
ELSEWHERE...ISOLATED STORMS INITIALLY NEAR CROWNPOINT WILL ALSO TRACK
TOWARD THE NORTHEAST WITH POTENTIAL IMPACTS IN THE CHACO CANYON...
PUEBLO PINTADA AND OJO ENCINO. A FEW STORMS DEVELOPING ACROSS FAR
NORTHEAST ARIZONA ARE EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO FAR NORTHWEST NEW
MEXICO FROM THE GALLUP AREA NORTH TOWARD SHIPROCK. THE STRONGEST
STORMS CAPABLE OF BRIEF HEAVY RAIN...DEADLY CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING...AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH. RAINFALL RATES WILL
GENERALLY AVERAGE BETWEEN ONE THIRD AND ONE HALF INCH PER HOUR.

$$

NMZ505>509-282200-
SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EL MORRO...GALLUP...GLENWOOD...GRANTS...
QUEMADO
228 PM MDT SUN SEP 28 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 400 PM...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WERE BEGINNING
TO DEVELOP OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF FAR WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST
NEW MEXICO MAINLY FROM THE ZUNI MOUNTAINS INTO THE UPPER GILA
REGION. SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WAS INCREASING MORE
NOTABLY OVER FAR EASTERN ARIZONA AND THIS ACTIVITY WAS MOVING TOWARD
THE NORTHEAST AT 25 TO 30 MPH.

$$

KJ



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