426  
WGUS55 KABQ 060940  
FFWABQ  
NMC005-011-061330-  
/O.NEW.KABQ.FF.W.0100.180906T0940Z-180906T1330Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM  
340 AM MDT THU SEP 6 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTH CENTRAL CHAVES COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO...  
SOUTH CENTRAL DE BACA COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...  
 
* UNTIL 730 AM MDT.  
 
* AT 336 AM MDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED VERY HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE  
WARNED AREA. A LARGE AREA OF RAINFALL AMOUNTS BETWEEN THREE AND  
SIX INCHES HAS IMPACTED LOCATIONS ALONG STATE ROAD 20 BETWEEN FORT  
SUMNER AND U.S. HIGHWAY 285. DRAINAGES FLOWING ACROSS STATE ROAD  
20 TOWARD THE PECOS RIVER WILL LIKELY EXPERIENCE SIGNIFICANT FLASH  
FLOODING THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING. ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL IS  
LIKELY.  
 
* FLASH FLOODING WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF NORTH CENTRAL  
CHAVES AND SOUTH CENTRAL DE BACA COUNTIES.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLASH FLOODING.  
 
MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO  
CROSS WATER COVERED BRIDGES, DIPS OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3406 10428 3393 10425 3370 10430 3378 10461  
3395 10467 3417 10452  
 

 
 
GUYER  
 
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