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Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service El Paso TX
113 PM MDT SAT JUL 22 2017

The National Weather Service in El Paso has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  South central Hudspeth County in southwestern Texas...

* Until 415 PM MDT

* At 111 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is expected to
  begin shortly around Indian Hot Springs Road and I-10, west of
  Sierra Blanca.

* Flash flooding will remain over mainly rural areas of south central
  Hudspeth County.


Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate route.

Remain alert for flooding even in locations not receiving rain.
Arroyos, streams, and rivers can become raging killer currents in a
matter of minutes, even from distant rainfall.


LAT...LON 3114 10519 3094 10527 3095 10537 3118 10535



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