539  
WGUS45 KABQ 060120  
FLWABQ  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM  
720 PM MDT THU OCT 5 2017  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NEW MEXICO...  
 
PECOS RIVER BELOW PUERTO DE LUNA AFFECTING GUADALUPE COUNTY  
 
...RIVER FORECAST CENTER GUIDANCE INDICATES FLOODING IS LIKELY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. THE WATER  
MAY BE DEEPER THAN IT APPEARS TO BE. STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO  
OR OTHER MEDIA OUTLETS FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION ON THIS SITUATION.  
 

 
 
NMC019-070120-  
/O.NEW.KABQ.FL.W.0005.171006T1500Z-171007T0649Z/  
/PUEN5.1.ER.171006T1500Z.171006T1800Z.171006T1849Z.NO/  
720 PM MDT THU OCT 5 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE PECOS RIVER BELOW PUERTO DE LUNA.  
* FROM FRIDAY MORNING TO LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS  
CANCELLED.  
* AT 6:45 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 1.3 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO HAVE A MAXIMUM VALUE OF 11.8  
FEET TOMORROW EARLY AFTERNOON.  
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 12.0 FEET  
ON SEP 27 1954.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3523 10496 3507 10464 3461 10435 3459 10447  
3503 10486 3516 10522  
 

 
 
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