Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1251 AM MDT SAT MAY 30 2015

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CHAVES-
1251 AM MDT SAT MAY 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL CHAVES COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN
  NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 245 AM MDT

* AT 1247 AM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  HEAVY RAIN DUE TO A LINE OF TRAINING THUNDERSTORMS FROM ABOUT 10
  MILES NORTHWEST OF ROSWELL TO 15 MILES SOUTHEAST OF ROSWELL. A
  VERY SLOW SOUTHWARD DRIFT IS OCCURRING WITH THIS LINE.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ROSWELL...DEXTER...HAGERMAN...BOTTOMLESS LAKES STATE PARK...BITTER
  LAKE WILDLIFE REFUGE...LAKE ARTHUR...ROSWELL CORRECTIONAL
  FACILITY...GREENFIELD AND MIDWAY.

THIS INCLUDES HIGHWAY 285 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 79 AND 116.

OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE ROSWELL CORRECTIONAL FACILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO TELL HOW MUCH
WATER IS ON THE ROAD...DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FAST MOVING WATER OF
UNKNOWN DEPTH. MINOR STREET FLOODING IS LIKELY IN AND NEAR ROSWELL.

&&

LAT...LON 3297 10455 3342 10469 3351 10450 3332 10415
      3297 10396 3296 10398

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