OTERO County, New Mexico
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Weather Alerts: OTERO County, New Mexico
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Flash Flood Warning
NMC035-080145-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FF.W.0007.150707T2250Z-150708T0145Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
450 PM MDT TUE JUL 7 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
WEST CENTRAL OTERO COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 745 PM MDT

* AT 448 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
HEAVY RAIN OVER HOLLOMAN AIR FORCE BASE...EXTENDING INTO ALAMOGORDO
AND THE WEST SLOPES OF THE SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS. UP TO TWO INCHES
OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN OVER PARTS OF HOLLOMAN. FLASH FLOODING
IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY AND WILL LIKELY SPREAD INTO THE SOUTHERN
HALF OF ALAMOGORDO AND NEARBY AREAS. AREAL FLOODING FROM STANDING
WATER IS LIKELY OVER PORTIONS OF WHITE SANDS NATIONAL MONUMENT.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
ALAMOGORDO...
WHITE SANDS NATIONAL MONUMENT...
BOLES ACRES...
AND HOLLOMAN AFB.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMAIN ALERT FOR FLOODING EVEN IN LOCATIONS NOT RECEIVING RAIN.
ARROYOS...STREAMS AND RIVERS CAN BECOME RAGING KILLER CURRENTS IN A
MATTER OF MINUTES...EVEN FROM DISTANT RAINFALL.

&&

LAT...LON 3292 10581 3281 10578 3271 10627 3287 10631
3290 10616

$$

Flood Advisory
NMC035-TXC141-229-080245-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FA.Y.0056.150707T2350Z-150708T0245Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
OTERO NM-EL PASO TX-HUDSPETH TX-
550 PM MDT TUE JUL 7 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED A

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
SOUTH CENTRAL OTERO COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...
NORTHEASTERN EL PASO COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN TEXAS...
NORTHWESTERN HUDSPETH COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 845 PM MDT

* AT 550 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
LOMA LINDA...
OTERO MESA...
CORNUDAS MOUNTAINS...
AND HUECO TANKS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 3163 10566 3180 10612 3237 10593 3235 10531

$$

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
NMC035-TXC141-229-080115-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.SV.W.0052.150708T0012Z-150708T0115Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
612 PM MDT TUE JUL 7 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
SOUTH CENTRAL OTERO COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...
EAST CENTRAL EL PASO COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN TEXAS...
NORTHWESTERN HUDSPETH COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 715 PM MDT

* AT 611 PM MDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 20 MILES NORTHWEST OF CORNUDAS TO NEAR LOMA LINDA TO
6 MILES EAST OF AGUA DULCE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

HAZARD...GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL AND 60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...PEOPLE AND ANIMALS OUTDOORS WILL BE INJURED. EXPECT HAIL
DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...WINDOWS AND VEHICLES. EXPECT
WIND DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LOMA LINDA...
LAKE WAY ESTATES...
PORTIONS OF U.S. HIGHWAY 62-180.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS. PEOPLE OUTSIDE
SHOULD MOVE TO A SHELTER...INSIDE A STRONG BUILDING AND AWAY FROM
WINDOWS.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 3155 10571 3147 10599 3170 10614 3187 10602
3209 10592 3203 10546
TIME...MOT...LOC 0011Z 328DEG 22KT 3198 10573 3179 10589 3169 10603

HAIL...1.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

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