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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
1045 PM MDT WED JUL 27 2016

NMZ402-403-408-409-280545-
SIERRA COUNTY LAKES NM-EASTERN BLACK RANGE FOOTHILLS NM-
SOUTHERN GILA FOOTHILLS/MIMBRES VALLEY NM-
SOUTHERN GILA HIGHLANDS/BLACK RANGE NM-
1045 PM MDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTH CENTRAL LUNA...WESTERN
SIERRA AND NORTHEASTERN GRANT COUNTIES UNTIL 1145 PM MDT...

AT 1043 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
NEAR HILLSBORO...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 25 MPH.

WIND GUSTS OF 40 TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM...ALONG
WITH ONE-QUARTER INCH HAIL.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CABALLO...TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES...HILLSBORO...SAN LORENZO...ARREY...
SAN JUAN...SAN MIGUEL...SHERMAN...EMORY PASS...LAKE VALLEY...
HERMOSA...MIMBRES...KINGSTON...PALOMAS...CITY OF ELEPHANT BUTTE...
LOWER PALOMAS CANYON...CABALLO LAKE...ASH CANYON...
CHISE AND UPPER PALOMAS CANYON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS
STORM.HEAVY RAINFALL UP TO ONE INCH IS ALSO POSSIBLE. LIGHTNING CAN
STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE SHELTER INSIDE
A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3313 10709 3259 10762 3281 10804 3334 10775
TIME...MOT...LOC 0443Z 035DEG 40KT 3295 10748

$$

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