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New Mexico, East Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet

Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:01 PM MDT on September 17, 2014

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on September 18, 2014


... Flash Flood Warning remains in effect for southwestern Otero
County until midnight MDT...

At 1059 PM MDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar continued to
indicate thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall across the warned
area.

Radar indicates over 2 inches of rain have fallen about 10 miles
south of Orogrande.

Locations impacted include...
McGregor range base...
White Sands National Monument...
Orogrande...
Otero Mesa...
Oliver Lee State Park...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding. If flash flooding is observed act quickly. Do
not enter the water. Turn around and move up to higher ground to
escape flood waters.


Lat... Lon 3278 10569 3202 10572 3203 10636 3278 10634


Rogash



Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:03 PM MDT on September 17, 2014

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on September 19, 2014


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Thursday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of nm and TX... including the following areas... in
nm... central Tularosa basin... east slopes Sacramento Mountains
below 7500 feet... Otero Mesa... Sacramento Mountains above 7500
feet... southern Tularosa basin and west slopes Sacramento
Mountains below 7500 feet. In TX... eastern/central El Paso
County... northern Hudspeth Highlands/Hueco Mountains... Rio
Grande Valley of eastern El Paso/western Hudspeth counties...
Rio Grande Valley of eastern Hudspeth County... Salt Basin...
southern Hudspeth Highlands and western El Paso County.

* Through Thursday evening

* scattered showers and thunderstorms today with moderate to
heavy rain. An area-wide increase in rain coverage tonight
through Thursday as the remnants of Odile move across from the
west.

* Normally dry arroyos... streams... and river could be quickly
filled with fast moving water... mud and debris. Low water
crossings will likely become impassable. Several rivers will
likely reach bankfull and rise above flood stage. Flooding of
homes and businesses in low lying and flood prone areas will
be possible. Some flooding could become life threatening.
People living in flood prone areas should be prepared to take
action if rising water is seen.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




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Arizona - Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Record Report
Maine - Freeze Watch
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory
Michigan - Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning
Minnesota - Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning
Missouri - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Special Statement , Record Report
New Hampshire - Freeze Watch
New Mexico - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
New York - Freeze Watch
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Ohio - Record Report
Oklahoma - Special Statement
Oregon - Record Report
Texas - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Freeze Watch
Wisconsin - Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning
Wyoming - Record Report
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