258  
WGUS54 KEPZ 132257  
FFWEPZ  
NMC035-140145-  
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FF.W.0002.180613T2257Z-180614T0145Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX  
457 PM MDT WED JUN 13 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHERN OTERO COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...  
 
* UNTIL 745 PM MDT.  
 
* AT 449 PM MDT, YOUR NATIONAL DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATED UP TO ONE  
HALF INCH OF HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE LAST 30 MINUTES, OVER THE  
SOLDIER CANYON FIRE BURN SCAR JUST NORTH OF MESCALERO, FROM A  
THUNDERSTORM MOVING UP FROM JUST SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 70.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
MESCALERO.  
 
EXCESSIVE RAINFALL OVER THE BURN SCAR WILL RESULT IN DEBRIS FLOW  
MOVING THROUGH SOLDIER CANYON AND OTHER DRAINAGES OFF OF THE SOLDIER  
CANYON BURN AREA. THE DEBRIS FLOW CAN CONSIST OF  
ROCKS, MUD, VEGETATION AND OTHER LOOSE MATERIALS.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE INCH OR MORE ARE POSSIBLE OVER  
THE SOLDIER CANYON BURN AREA..  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.  
 
MOVE AWAY FROM RECENTLY BURNED AREAS. LIFE-THREATENING FLOODING OF  
CREEKS, ROADS AND NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS IS LIKELY. THE HEAVY RAINS  
WILL LIKELY TRIGGER ROCKSLIDES, MUDSLIDES AND DEBRIS FLOWS IN STEEP  
TERRAIN, ESPECIALLY IN AND AROUND THESE AREAS.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU  
CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3320 10573 3315 10577 3315 10578 3320 10579  
 

 
 
TRIPOLI  
 
CLICK HERE TO GO TO PREVIOUS BULLETINS.

The Nexlab TX Page
The Nexlab NM Page Main Text Page