weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

2 products issued by NWS for: 12 Miles E Pinehill NM
Share |


Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
349 AM MDT Sun Aug 1 2021

NMZ201>241-021000-
Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-Tusas Mountains Including Chama-
Jemez Mountains-Glorieta Mesa Including Glorieta Pass-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-
Espanola Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains Including Edgewood-
Estancia Valley-Central Highlands-South Central Highlands-
Upper Tularosa Valley-South Central Mountains-
Johnson and Bartlett Mesas Including Raton Pass-
Far Northeast Highlands-Northeast Highlands-Union County-
Harding County-Eastern San Miguel County-Guadalupe County-
Quay County-Curry County-Roosevelt County-De Baca County-
Chaves County Plains-Eastern Lincoln County-Southwest Chaves County-
San Agustin Plains and Adjacent Lowlands-
349 AM MDT Sun Aug 1 2021

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of north and central
New Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Widespread slow-moving thunderstorms are expected this afternoon through
the overnight. Storms will be most concentrated east of the Divide to
the east slopes of the central mountain chain. Storm motions will be
very slow and erratic. Rainfall will be locally very heavy at times.
This may lead to localized areas of flash flooding, especially over
and near recent and older burn scars. Isolated locations may receive
up to 2 inches of rainfall in a short amount of time. A few storms
may also produce small hail and wind gusts to 50 mph.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected Monday through
Wednesday.  Storm motions will be slow and rainfall could become
heavy. This may lead to localized areas of flash flooding, especially
over and near recent and older burn scars. Isolated locations may
receive up to 2 inches of rainfall. A few storms may also produce
small hail and wind gusts to 50 mph. A trend toward fewer storms is
expected by Thursday and especially Friday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters are encouraged to report rainfall amounts and any flooding
through the National Weather Service Albuquerque web site at
weather.gov/abq or by calling 1.888.386.7637.

$$

41



Flash Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
1041 AM MDT Sun Aug 1 2021

NMZ206>208-241-020045-
/O.CAN.KABQ.FF.A.0017.210805T1200Z-210806T0000Z/
/O.EXA.KABQ.FF.A.0016.210801T1800Z-210802T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
West Central Mountains-West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Agustin Plains and Adjacent Lowlands-
1041 AM MDT Sun Aug 1 2021

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

The Flash Flood Watch has been expanded to include portions of west
central and southwest New Mexico late this morning through late
tonight.

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of central and west central
  New Mexico, including the following areas, in central New Mexico,
  San Agustin Plains and Adjacent Lowlands. In west central New
  Mexico, Southwest Mountains, West Central Highlands and West
  Central Mountains.

* Through late tonight.

* The combination of a backdoor cold front and abundant moisture
  will support numerous slow-moving thunderstorms from late morning
  through tonight. Storm motions will remain very slow and erratic
  if not nearly stationary at times.  Rainfall rates up to one inch
  in 30 to 45 minutes are likely with the strongest storms. This
  will increase the threat of flash flooding. Recent burn scars will
  be especially susceptible. Some locations may receive two inches
  or more of rainfall in a short period of time this afternoon or
  evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

&&

$$



U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE