Chaves County, New Mexico
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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
NMC005-027-232145-
/O.CON.KABQ.SV.W.0069.000000T0000Z-180523T2145Z/
Lincoln-Chaves-
302 PM MDT WED MAY 23 2018

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 345 PM MDT
FOR SOUTHEASTERN LINCOLN AND CENTRAL CHAVES COUNTIES...

At 302 PM MDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 10 miles southeast of Tinnie to 15 miles south of
Hondo, moving east at 15 mph.

HAZARD...70 mph wind gusts and ping pong ball size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail
damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect
considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to
mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.

Locations impacted include...
Sunset.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

These thunderstorms are capable of producing all types of severe
weather including extremely large hail, destructive straight line
winds and tornadoes. Move quickly to a safe shelter, such as an
interior room, a bathroom or closet or basement.

&&

LAT...LON 3330 10532 3355 10483 3316 10483 3314 10532
TIME...MOT...LOC 2102Z 258DEG 12KT 3329 10509 3317 10530

TORNADO...POSSIBLE
HAIL...1.50IN
WIND...70MPH

$$

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
NMC005-007-009-011-019-021-027-033-037-041-047-059-240300-
/O.NEW.KABQ.SV.A.0118.180523T2015Z-180524T0300Z/

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH
118 IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN CENTRAL NEW MEXICO THIS WATCH INCLUDES 1 COUNTY

LINCOLN

IN EAST CENTRAL NEW MEXICO THIS WATCH INCLUDES 5 COUNTIES

CURRY DE BACA GUADALUPE
QUAY ROOSEVELT

IN NORTHEAST NEW MEXICO THIS WATCH INCLUDES 5 COUNTIES

COLFAX HARDING MORA
SAN MIGUEL UNION

IN SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO THIS WATCH INCLUDES 1 COUNTY

CHAVES

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ALTO, BITTER LAKE WILDLIFE REFUGE,
BONITO LAKE, CAPULIN, CHICOSA LAKE STATE PARK, CLAYTON, CLOVIS,
CONCHAS, DES MOINES, FORT SUMNER, LAS VEGAS, LOGAN, MIDWAY,
MILLS, MORA, PORTALES, RATON, ROSEBUD, ROSWELL, ROY, RUIDOSO,
SANTA ROSA, SUGARITE, TUCUMCARI, WAGON MOUND, YATES, AND YESO.

$$
Tornado Warning
NMC005-027-232145-
/O.NEW.KABQ.TO.W.0003.180523T2106Z-180523T2145Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
306 PM MDT WED MAY 23 2018

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
Southeastern Lincoln County in central New Mexico...
West central Chaves County in southeastern New Mexico...

* Until 345 PM MDT.

* At 306 PM MDT, severe thunderstorms capable of producing a tornado
were located along a line extending from 12 miles southeast of
Tinnie to 14 miles south of Hondo, moving east at 15 mph.

HAZARD...Tornado and hail up to two inches in diameter.

SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation.

IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree
damage is likely.

* These dangerous storms will be near...
Sunset around 310 PM MDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest
floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a
mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter
and protect yourself from flying debris.

&&

LAT...LON 3328 10532 3338 10510 3348 10453 3306 10475
3304 10532
TIME...MOT...LOC 2106Z 255DEG 15KT 3330 10504 3317 10527

TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED
HAIL...2.00IN

$$

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