494  
WGUS84 KEPZ 250258  
FLSEPZ  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX  
858 PM MDT MON JUL 24 2017  
 
NMC013-TXC141-250600-  
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DONA ANA NM-EL PASO TX-  
858 PM MDT MON JUL 24 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED A  
 
* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN DONA ANA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...  
NORTHWESTERN EL PASO COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN TEXAS...  
 
* UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT  
 
* AT 858 PM MDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO  
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN  
THE ADVISORY AREA.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
CHAPARRAL...  
WEST EL PASO...  
ANTHONY...  
NORTHEAST EL PASO...  
EL PASO...  
VINTON...  
ANTHONY GAP...  
WESTWAY...  
CANUTILLO...  
BERINO...  
AND FRANKLIN MOUNTAINS STATE PARK.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS  
WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 
IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE  
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED  
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.  
 
A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED, OR PONDING  
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3183 10662 3207 10667 3207 10638 3202 10637  
3184 10642  
 

 
 
CRESPO  
 
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