Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
236 PM MDT TUE JUL 18 2017

NMZ510-512-516-517-182115-
San Juan Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-Lower Chama River
Valley-West Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
236 PM MDT TUE JUL 18 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN TAOS AND EAST
CENTRAL RIO ARRIBA COUNTIES UNTIL 315 PM MDT...

At 235 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Pilar, or 10 miles southwest of Taos, moving northwest at 25 mph.

Penny size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Heavy rain will also be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Petaca, Pilar, Rio Lucio, Las Placitas, Picuris Pueblo, La Madera,
Vadito and Penasco.

This includes Highway 285 between Mile Markers 352 and 372.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Heavy rains will cause water to pond on roads and in low spots. Fast
running water will quickly fill arroyos and ditches.

&&

LAT...LON 3633 10558 3617 10568 3632 10619 3656 10604
TIME...MOT...LOC 2035Z 115DEG 21KT 3629 10572

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