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WGUS85 KABQ 190008  
FLSABQ  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM  
608 PM MDT WED JUL 18 2018  
 
NMC003-190215-  
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CATRON-  
608 PM MDT WED JUL 18 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...  
NORTHERN CATRON COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...  
 
* UNTIL 815 PM MDT.  
 
* AT 607 PM MDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO  
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN  
THE ADVISORY AREA NEAR HUBBELL RANCH.  
 
* FLOODING WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF NORTHERN CATRON  
COUNTY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
BOTH LOCALIZED AND DISTANT HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CREATE DANGEROUS FLOWS  
IN ARROYOS AND OVER LOW WATER CROSSINGS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE  
THROUGH THESE WATERS. WATER IN ARROYOS MAY TRAVEL MANY MILES AND TAKE  
HOURS TO REACH YOUR LOCATION FROM UPSTREAM RAIN AREAS.  
 
IN MOUNTAINOUS OR HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE NUMEROUS LOW WATER  
CROSSINGS WHICH ARE POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT  
ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3458 10865 3458 10843 3454 10846 3448 10870  
 

 
 
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