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Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:35 AM CDT on September 19, 2014

Expires 1:45 PM EDT on September 19, 2014


... A Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 1045 am CDT/945 am
MDT/ for southern eddy and northeastern Culberson counties...

At 1028 am CDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar continued to
indicate a thunderstorm producing flash flooding over southern eddy
and northeastern Culberson County.

Locations in the warning include but are not limited to Salt Lake...
Carlsbad Caverns National Park... Whites City... Malaga and Loving.

This includes the low water crossings at...
FM 1108 crossing Delaware River...
U.S. 62/180 at mile marker 9 about 7 southwest of Whites City...
low water crossing over 4 mile Arroyo at Lake Road 4 miles
northeast of Lakewood...
many locations along Whites City Road west of U.S. 62/180

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
draws and arroyos... oil field lease roads... as well as farmland
along the banks of draws and arroyos.

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely. Most flooding deaths are preventable. Turn around... dont
drown.

To report flooding... have the nearest law enforcement agency relay
your report to the National Weather Service forecast office in
Midland.


Lat... Lon 3232 10463 3232 10373 3202 10374 3201 10404
      3125 10411 3125 10467




906 am CDT Fri Sep 19 2014

The National Weather Service in has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Pecos River at Malaga 10s.
* Until this evening, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8am Friday the stage was 21.7 feet (6.6 meters).
* Flooding is occurring and flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet (6.1 meters).
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 22.7 feet (6.9
meters) by late this morning. The river will fall below flood
stage late this morning.

This crest compares to a previous crest of 23.3 feet (7.1 meters) on
Oct 8 1954.


Below are the latest river stages and forecasts (feet):

                   bf fld observed forecast
location stg stg stage day time Fri Fri Sat Sat
                                                1pm 7pm 1am 7am
Malaga 10s 19.0 20.0 21.7 Fri 8 am 18.8 9.5 6.1 5.2

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts (meters):

                   bf fld observed forecast
location stg stg stage day time Fri Fri Sat Sat
                                                1pm 7pm 1am 7am
Malaga 10s 5.8 6.1 6.6 Fri 8 am 5.7 2.9 1.9 1.6


Lat... Lon 3213 10412 3211 10395 3205 10392 3203 10410 3207 10411





852 am CDT Fri Sep 19 2014

... A Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 1245 PM CDT/1145 am
MDT/ for northern Reeves and Loving counties...

At 845 am CDT... local law enforcement officials reported roads are
becoming damaged from rushing water across the city of Orla. Do not
drive across water covered roads where you can't see the depth of
the water. The Road may be washed away.

Locations in the warning include but are not limited to slash
ranch... Red Bluff Reservoir... Red Bluff... Orla and Mentone.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Streams and drainages affected include but are not limited to... Pecos
River... Salt Draw... Salt Creek... Toyah creek... Fourmile Draw... China
Draw... Cottonwood Creek... Ninemile Draw and Barrilla Draw.

Most flooding deaths are preventable... and many occur when motorists
drive across flooded roadways. It is never safe to drive on flooded
roads. It takes only a few inches of rapidly flowing water to quickly
carry away your vehicle. Turn around... dont drown.

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely.


Lat... Lon 3200 10402 3199 10398 3200 10395 3201 10396
      3200 10333 3165 10333 3165 10361 3163 10358
      3164 10353 3162 10351 3150 10350 3148 10348
      3146 10349 3143 10345 3143 10343 3128 10339
      3124 10408

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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 6:38 AM MDT on September 19, 2014

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on September 20, 2014


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast New Mexico and Texas... including the
following areas... in southeast New Mexico... central Lea
County... Eddy County plains... Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy
County... northern Lea County and southern Lea County. In
Texas... Andrews... Borden... Davis/Apache Mountains area...
Dawson... Ector... Gaines... Glasscock... Guadalupe Mountains...
Howard... Loving... Martin... Midland... Mitchell... Reeves County
and upper trans Pecos... Scurry... Van Horn and Highway 54
corridor and Winkler.

* Through Saturday morning

* abundant moisture from the remnants of Tropical Storm Odile will
continue to move into the region. An additional 1 to 2 inches
of rain is possible in the watch area through tonight... with
isolated amounts of 3 to 5 inches.

* Flooding of creeks... arroyos... low water crossings... and city
streets will be possible.

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 , Record Report
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California - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
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Connecticut - Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
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