Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
359 PM MDT SUN JUL 17 2016

NMZ519-172245-
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY/ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-
359 PM MDT SUN JUL 17 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL BERNALILLO COUNTY UNTIL
445 PM MDT...

AT 358 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
NEAR SOUTH VALLEY...OR 10 MILES SOUTHWEST OF ALBUQUERQUE. THIS STORM
WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

WINDS OF 40 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ALBUQUERQUE...LOS RANCHOS DE ALBUQUERQUE...ISLETA PUEBLO...
SOUTH VALLEY...RIO GRANDE NATURE CENTER...NORTH VALLEY AND PAJARITO.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 40 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 149 AND 160.
 INTERSTATE 25 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 210 AND 225.

HEAVY RAIN MAY FALL LONG ENOUGH TO CREATE SOME FAST RUNNING WATER IN
ARROYOS.

BLOWING DUST ASSOCIATED WITH STRONG THUNDERSTORM WINDS CAN REDUCE
VISIBILITIES BELOW ONE QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

&&

LAT...LON 3487 10665 3497 10686 3517 10673 3503 10646
TIME...MOT...LOC 2158Z 207DEG 1KT 3499 10673

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