Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
636 PM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

NMZ519-270115-
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY/ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-
636 PM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL BERNALILLO AND NORTH
CENTRAL VALENCIA COUNTIES UNTIL 715 PM MDT...

AT 636 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR ISLETA PUEBLO...OR 6 MILES NORTH OF LOS
LUNAS...MOVING NORTH AT 25 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT AND DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WILL
ALSO BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ALBUQUERQUE...LOS LUNAS...VALENCIA...LOS RANCHOS DE ALBUQUERQUE...
BOSQUE FARMS...ISLETA PUEBLO...PARADISE HILLS...TAYLOR RANCH...
VENTANA RANCH AND SANDIA HEIGHTS.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 40 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 148 AND 166.
 INTERSTATE 25 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 202 AND 233.

OTHER LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE RIO GRANDE NATURE CENTER AND
PETROGLYPH NATIONAL MONUMENT.

MOTORISTS CAN EXPECT BRIEF BUT SUDDEN CHANGES IN VISIBILITY AND
PONDING OF WATER ON HIGHWAYS AS STORMS MOVE THROUGH THE AREA.

HEAVY RAINS WILL CAUSE WATER TO POND ON ROADS AND IN LOW SPOTS. FAST
RUNNING WATER WILL QUICKLY FILL ARROYOS AND DITCHES.

&&

LAT...LON 3519 10649 3517 10647 3475 10666 3481 10686
      3520 10680 3520 10649
TIME...MOT...LOC 0036Z 180DEG 22KT 3491 10677

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BENNETT



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