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1153 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* A portion of north and central New Mexico, including the following
areas: Chaves County Plains, Curry County, De Baca County, Eastern
Lincoln County, Eastern San Miguel County, Guadalupe County,
Harding County, Quay County, Roosevelt County, South Central
Mountains, Southwest Chaves County and Union County.
* Through late tonight.
* Widespread showers and thunderstorms are expected through most of
the afternoon over eastern New Mexico today. Thunderstorms will be
capable of producing heavy downpours, with storms training over the
same area more than once, potentially totaling between 2 and 3
* Heavy downpours will lead to ponding of water in low lying areas
and abrupt and excessive water runoff near steeper terrain.
Normally dry creeks, arroyos, low water crossings, and river beds
could turn to raging torrents during flash flooding episodes.
Road closures will be possible.
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.