SOCORRO County, New Mexico
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Flash Flood Watch
NMZ508-509-523-526-533>540-211100-
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SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-GUADALUPE COUNTY-QUAY COUNTY-CURRY COUNTY-
ROOSEVELT COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-
EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
303 PM MDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF NORTH AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...CENTRAL HIGHLANDS...CHAVES
COUNTY PLAINS...CURRY COUNTY...DE BACA COUNTY...EASTERN LINCOLN
COUNTY...GUADALUPE COUNTY...QUAY COUNTY...ROOSEVELT COUNTY...SAN
FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY...SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS...SOUTHWEST
CHAVES COUNTY AND SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS.

* FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING

* AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM OVER CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
SATURDAY AFTERNOON WILL TRACK TOWARDS NEW MEXICO SUNDAY AND PASS
THROUGH THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN ROCKIES MONDAY. AN EXTENDED
PERIOD OF MOIST LOW LEVEL EAST WINDS ALONG WITH A TAP OF
MOISTURE FROM OLD MEXICO WILL ALSO BE PRESENT. THE COMBINATION
OF THESE FEATURES COULD LIKELY PRODUCE WIDESPREAD AND HEAVY RAINFALL
OVER THE WATCH AREA.

* LOCATIONS WHICH RECEIVED HEAVY RAINFALL RECENTLY MAY BE MORE
SUSCEPTIBLE TO FLASH FLOODING. OTHER VULNERABLE LOCATIONS
INCLUDE POOR DRAINAGE AREAS...STEEP TERRAIN AND BURN SCARS SUCH
AS THE LITTLE BEAR AND WHITEWATER BALDY. KEEP A WATCHFUL EYE ON
SMALL STREAMS AND ARROYOS...AND AVOID FLOODED LOW WATER
CROSSINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLASH
FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

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