Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
940 PM MDT MON AUG 25 2014

NMZ530>538-260530-
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
940 PM MDT MON AUG 25 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 1130 PM...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL LINGER
ACROSS THE EASTERN PLAINS...MOVING NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH. WHILE A
FEW NEW SHOWERS OR STORMS MAY DEVELOP DURING THIS PERIOD A GOOD
PORTION OF WHAT REMAINS AS OF 930 PM MAY DIMINISH. THE CURRENT
ACTIVITY WILL ONLY PRODUCE LIGHT TO MODERATE RAINFALL AND PERHAPS A
FEW LIGHTNING STRIKES...AFFECTING MAINLY NORTHERN UNION COUNTY...THE
AREA BETWEEN LOGAN AND CLAYTON AND MUCH OF ROOSEVELT COUNTY AND FAR
SOUTHERN CURRY COUNTY. ANY NEW DEVELOPMENT COULD GENERATE LOCALLY
HEAVIER DOWNPOURS...GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH AND DANGEROUS CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH STRONGER CELLS. RAINFALL
AMOUNTS WILL GENERALLY REMAIN LESS THAN TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH...BUT
SOME ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE.

$$

NMZ510>529-539-540-260530-
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-
ESTANCIA VALLEY-FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-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...CAPULIN...CARRIZOZO...CHAMA...CLINES CORNERS...
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...SOCORRO...TAOS
940 PM MDT MON AUG 25 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 1130 PM...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE
NEAR AND UP TO 60 MILES EITHER SIDE OF THE CENTRAL MOUNTAIN CHAIN.
SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL DRIFT NORTHEAST GENERALLY AROUND 15 MPH. A
BRIEF DOWNPOUR...ERRATIC WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH...AND A FEW LIGHTNING
STRIKES WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY STORMS. RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL
GENERALLY REMAIN WELL UNDER TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH...BUT SOME ISOLATED
HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE IN STORMS.

$$

NMZ504>509-260530-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CUBA...EL MORRO...GALLUP...GLENWOOD...
GRANTS...QUEMADO
940 PM MDT MON AUG 25 2014

.NOW...

THROUGH 1130 PM...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO
MOVE THROUGH PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO...
NEAR AND SOUTH OF A LINE FROM CUBA TO GALLUP. THIS ACTIVITY WILL
DRIFT NORTHEAST BETWEEN 10 AND 15 MPH. A BRIEF DOWNPOUR...ERRATIC
WIND GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH...AND A FEW LIGHTNING STRIKES WILL BE
POSSIBLE WITH STORMS. RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL GENERALLY REMAIN WELL
LESS THAN TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH...BUT SOME ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS
ARE POSSIBLE.

$$

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