GRANT County, New Mexico
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Flash Flood Warning
NMC017-029-230130-
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
431 PM MDT MON SEP 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
EAST CENTRAL GRANT COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...
NORTH CENTRAL LUNA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 730 PM MDT

* AT 428 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL STRETCHING FROM
THE NORTH SIDE OF SILVER CITY....TO HURLEY...AND SHERMAN. FLOODING
IS MOST LIKELY TO OCCUR IN SILVER CITY...ESPECIALLY THE NORTH
SIDE... AND AROUND AND NEAR THE MIMBRES RIVER NEAR SHERMAN AND
FAYWOOD. THE LOW WATER CROSSING ON THE MIMBRES RIVER AT DWYER ROAD
IN FAR NORTHERN LUNA COUNTY IS ALSO LIKELY TO BECOME INUNDATED.



* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SILVER CITY...
SAN LORENZO...
SHERMAN...
SAN JUAN...
FAYWOOD...
LITTLE WALNUT VILLAGE...
ARENAS VALLEY...
COBRE...
FIERRO...


LAT...LON 3287 10816 3278 10778 3263 10776 3253 10792
3271 10841 3291 10838

$$

Flash Flood Warning
NMC017-230545-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FF.W.0079.140922T2346Z-140923T0545Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX
546 PM MDT MON SEP 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
NORTH CENTRAL GRANT COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 1145 PM MDT

* AT 541 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
A STATIONARY THUNDERSTORM WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL NEAR HAYSTACK
MOUNTAIN...LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN...AND RAIN CREEK. WHILE RADAR RAINFALL
ESTIMATES ARE NOT AVAILABLE IN THIS AREA...THE LONGEVITY OF THIS
STORM COMPARED TO OTHERS IN THE AREA SUGGESTS AT LEAST TWO INCHES
OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN THIS AREA. THIS WILL CAUSE SIGNIFICANT
RUNOFF WHICH WILL CAUSE RISES IN AREA CREEKS AND RIVERS OVER THE
NEXT SEVERAL HOURS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BUCKHORN...
GILA...
CLIFF...
SACATON CREEK...
MOON RANCH ROAD...
PINE CREEK...
MOGOLLON CREEK...
DUCK CREEK...


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. TURN AROUND...DON'T DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3321 10875 3321 10858 3303 10851 3294 10856
3295 10865 3308 10879 3312 10880

$$

Flash Flood Watch
NMZ401>417-TXZ418>424-230600-
/O.EXT.KEPZ.FF.A.0011.000000T0000Z-140923T0600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY-SOUTHERN GILA HIGHLANDS/BLACK RANGE-
SOUTHERN GILA FOOTHILLS/MIMBRES VALLEY-
SOUTHWEST DESERT/LOWER GILA RIVER VALLEY-LOWLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-
UPLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-SOUTHWEST DESERT/MIMBRES BASIN-
EASTERN BLACK RANGE FOOTHILLS-SIERRA COUNTY LAKES-
NORTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY-SOUTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY/MESILLA VALLEY-
CENTRAL TULAROSA BASIN-SOUTHERN TULAROSA BASIN-
WEST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 7500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-OTERO MESA-
WESTERN EL PASO COUNTY-EASTERN/CENTRAL EL PASO COUNTY-
NORTHERN HUDSPETH HIGHLANDS/HUECO MOUNTAINS-SALT BASIN-
SOUTHERN HUDSPETH HIGHLANDS-
RIO GRANDE VALLEY OF EASTERN EL PASO/WESTERN HUDSPETH COUNTIES-
RIO GRANDE VALLEY OF EASTERN HUDSPETH COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GILA HOT SPRINGS...BUCKHORN...
MULE CREEK...CLIFF...SILVER CITY...LAKE ROBERTS...KINGSTON...
FORT BAYARD...MIMBRES...FAYWOOD...HURLEY...GRANT COUNTY AIRPORT...
LORDSBURG...REDROCK...VIRDEN...ANIMAS...HACHITA...
ANTELOPE WELLS...CLOVERDALE...DEMING...COLUMBUS...HILLSBORO...
WINSTON...TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES...DERRY...SPACEPORT...GARFIELD...
HATCH...RADIUM SPRINGS...LAS CRUCES...VADO...SUNLAND PARK...
ALAMOGORDO...TULAROSA...WHITE SANDS MONUMENT...OROGRANDE...
WHITE SANDS RANGE HEADQUARTERS...CHAPARRAL...MESCALERO...
MOUNTAIN PARK...TIMBERON...CLOUDCROFT...SUNSPOT...APACHE SUMMIT...
MAYHILL...SACRAMENTO...PINON...CROW FLATS...DOWNTOWN...
WEST EL PASO...UPPER VALLEY...FORT BLISS...SOCORRO...
EAST AND NORTHEAST EL PASO...HUECO TANKS...LOMA LINDA...
DELL CITY...CORNUDAS...SALT FLAT...SIERRA BLANCA...FABENS...
TORNILLO...FORT HANCOCK
424 AM MDT MON SEP 22 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* PORTIONS OF NM AND TX...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN
NM...CENTRAL TULAROSA BASIN...EAST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS
BELOW 7500 FEET...EASTERN BLACK RANGE FOOTHILLS...LOWLANDS OF
THE BOOTHEEL...NORTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY...OTERO MESA...
SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 7500 FEET...SIERRA COUNTY LAKES...
SOUTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY/MESILLA VALLEY...SOUTHERN GILA
FOOTHILLS/MIMBRES VALLEY...SOUTHERN GILA HIGHLANDS/BLACK
RANGE...SOUTHERN TULAROSA BASIN...SOUTHWEST DESERT/LOWER GILA
RIVER VALLEY...SOUTHWEST DESERT/MIMBRES BASIN...UPLANDS OF THE
BOOTHEEL...UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY 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 THIS EVENING

* SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING WIDESPREAD MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL WILL OCCUR OVER
THE AFFECTED AREA THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WIDESPREAD RAIN AMOUNTS OF
1 TO 3 INCHES WITH ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL FALL ON ALREADY
SATURATED SOIL...RESULTING IN CONSIDERABLE RUNOFF.

* NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS...STREAMS...AND RIVER COULD BE QUICKLY
FILLED WITH FAST MOVING WATER...MUD AND DEBRIS. LOW WATER
CROSSINGS WILL LIKELY BECOME IMPASSABLE. FLOODING OF STREETS...
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.

&&

$$

Flood Advisory
NMC017-023-029-230045-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FA.Y.0222.140922T2242Z-140923T0045Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LUNA NM-GRANT NM-HIDALGO NM-
442 PM MDT MON SEP 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND ARROYO FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
CENTRAL GRANT COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...
EXTREME NORTHWESTERN LUNA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...
NORTH CENTRAL HIDALGO COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 645 PM MDT

* AT 441 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
RADAR ESTIMATED UP TO AN INCH OF RAIN WITH MORE RAIN LIKELY.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WHITE SIGNAL...

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER CROSSINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RAINFALL CAN QUICKLY TURN DRY DESERT WASHES AND ARROYOS
INTO RAGING RIVERS...EVEN IN AREAS FAR FROM WHERE RAIN HAS FALLEN. DO
NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED ARROYOS. SWIFTLY MOVING WATER CAN CARVE
DEEP CHANNELS IN PREVIOUSLY SHALLOW WASHES...AND WATER CAN BE MUCH
DEEPER THAN IT APPEARS. IF YOUR ROUTE BECOMES CUT OFF BY FLOODED
ARROYOS...WAIT FOR FLOOD WATERS TO RECEDE.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS. IT ONLY TAKES A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO
CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3268 10833 3259 10805 3229 10838 3243 10864

$$

Flood Advisory
NMC017-230115-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FA.Y.0223.140922T2312Z-140923T0115Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
GRANT NM-
512 PM MDT MON SEP 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
CENTRAL GRANT COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 715 PM MDT

* AT 510 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
EARLIER THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCED HEAVY RAINFALL OVER PORTIONS OF THE
BURRO MOUNTAINS...AND NEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE DEVELOPING NEAR BILL
EVANS LAKE. RUNOFF FROM THESE STORMS WILL CAUSE FLOODING ON BACK
ROADS WEST OF HIGHWAY 180...INCLUDING MANGAS VALLEY ROAD.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BILL EVANS LAKE...
MANGAS SPRINGS...
MANGAS VALLEY...

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER CROSSINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. TURN AROUND... DON'T DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3289 10850 3270 10840 3261 10854 3286 10865

$$

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