758  
WGUS85 KABQ 231411  
FLSABQ  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM  
811 AM MDT TUE OCT 23 2018  
 
NMC043-049-231545-  
/O.NEW.KABQ.FA.Y.0575.181023T1411Z-181023T1545Z/  
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
SANDOVAL-SANTA FE-  
811 AM MDT TUE OCT 23 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...  
EAST CENTRAL SANDOVAL COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...  
CENTRAL SANTA FE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...  
 
* UNTIL 945 AM MDT.  
 
* AT 810 AM MDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO  
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN  
THE ADVISORY AREA, INCLUDING THE SANTA FE METRO. UP TO ONE HALF  
INCH OF RAIN CAN BE EXPECTED OVER A 30 TO 45 MINUTE PERIOD. THIS  
WILL CAUSE PONDING WATER, ESPECIALLY ON ROADWAYS WITH POOR  
DRAINAGE. FAST FLOWING WATER IS ALSO POSSIBLE IN AREA ARROYOS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
SANTA FE, ELDORADO AT SANTA FE, CERRILLOS HILLS STATE PARK, CANADA  
DE LOS ALAMOS, LAMY, LA CIENEGA, LOS CERRILLOS, LA BAJADA, TESUQUE  
AND DOMINGO.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
REMEMBER, DITCHES ARE DEADLY. A GENTLE FLOW OF WATER CAN BECOME A  
RAGING TORRENT IN A MATTER OF MINUTES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3578 10584 3544 10582 3543 10636 3577 10628  
3577 10626 3576 10625 3577 10622  
 

 
 
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