Flood Statement
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
909 PM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

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EL PASO TX-HUDSPETH TX-OTERO NM-
909 PM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND ARROYO FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EL PASO COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST TEXAS...
  NORTHWESTERN HUDSPETH COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST TEXAS...
  SOUTH CENTRAL OTERO COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 1100 PM MDT

* AT 907 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN
  AREA OF HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER RADAR
  ESTIMATED RAINFALL RATES AT 0.5 TO 1.0 INCHES PER HOUR.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MISSION VALLEY...
  EAST EL PASO...
  NORTHEAST EL PASO...
  WEST EL PASO...
  HORIZON CITY...
  CENTRAL EL PASO...
  AGUA DULCE...
  LOMA LINDA...
  SPARKS...
  SOCORRO...
  COLONIA DEL PASO...
  LAKE WAY ESTATES...
  CORNUDAS MOUNTAINS...
  HUECO TANKS...

RUNOFF FROM THIS RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING IN NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS
AND SMALL STREAMS...AND AT LOW WATER CROSSINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 0.5 TO 1.0 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
ADVISORY AREA.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF
URBAN DRAINAGE BASINS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS
OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING AREAS.

&&

LAT...LON 3151 10618 3165 10634 3174 10641 3175 10645
      3188 10660 3219 10574 3197 10519

$$

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