Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
422 PM MDT FRI APR 20 2018

NMZ535-536-202245-
Roosevelt County-Curry County-
422 PM MDT FRI APR 20 2018

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EAST CENTRAL ROOSEVELT AND
SOUTHEASTERN CURRY COUNTIES UNTIL 445 PM MDT...

At 422 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
Portales, moving northeast at 35 mph.

Nickel size hail and wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Clovis, Portales, Cannon Air Force Base, Oasis State Park and
Portair.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent dangerous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this
storm. Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a
safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

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LAT...LON 3404 10330 3416 10348 3454 10324 3437 10304
      3425 10304
TIME...MOT...LOC 2222Z 214DEG 31KT 3417 10335

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