579  
WWUS85 KABQ 212355  
SPSABQ  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM  
555 PM MDT FRI JUL 21 2017  
 
NMZ505-508-220030-  
SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-  
555 PM MDT FRI JUL 21 2017  
 
...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN CATRON COUNTY UNTIL  
630 PM MDT...  
 
AT 553 PM MDT, DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 7  
MILES SOUTHWEST OF SALT LAKE, OR 29 MILES NORTHEAST OF SPRINGERVILLE,  
MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH.  
 
WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.  
 
HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT AND DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING  
ARE ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.  
 
THIS STORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF NORTHWESTERN CATRON  
COUNTY.  
 
HEAVY RAINS WILL CAUSE WATER TO POND ON ROADS AND IN LOW SPOTS. FAST  
RUNNING WATER WILL QUICKLY FILL ARROYOS AND DITCHES. TURN AROUND  
WHEN YOU ENCOUNTER A FLOODED ROAD, SO YOU DON'T DROWN. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3434 10897 3448 10886 3434 10865 3418 10881  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2353Z 311DEG 10KT 3436 10884  
 

 
 
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