Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
638 PM MDT SUN OCT 19 2014

NMZ512-516-517-200100-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-WEST SLOPES SANGRE
DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
638 PM MDT SUN OCT 19 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN TAOS AND
SOUTHEASTERN RIO ARRIBA COUNTIES THROUGH 700 PM MDT...

AT 636 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM 5 MILES WEST OF PENASCO...OR ABOUT 15 MILES
NORTHEAST OF CHIMAYO...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 10 MPH.

HAIL UP TO ONE-HALF INCH IN DIAMETER AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE
EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM.

AREAS AFFECTED BY THIS STORM INCLUDE...PILAR...DIXON...EMBUDO...
CANONCITO...ORILLA VERDE RECREATION AREA...QUARTZITE RIVER ACCESS...
COUNTY LINE RIVER ACCESS AND RINCONADA.

THIS WILL IMPACT HIGHWAY 285 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 346 AND 365...

MOTORISTS CAN EXPECT SUDDEN CHANGES IN VISIBILITY AND PONDING OF
WATER ON THE HIGHWAYS AS WELL AS POSSIBLY SLICK CONDITIONS DUE TO
HAIL AS THIS STORM MOVES THROUGH THE AREA.

&&

LAT...LON 3620 10605 3639 10590 3621 10563 3606 10575
TIME...MOT...LOC 0037Z 124DEG 9KT 3619 10578

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