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WGUS85 KABQ 182212  
FLSABQ  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM  
412 PM MDT THU AUG 18 2022  
 
NMC011-190015-  
/O.NEW.KABQ.FA.Y.0533.220818T2212Z-220819T0015Z/  
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
DE BACA NM-  
412 PM MDT THU AUG 18 2022  
   
..FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 615 PM MDT THIS EVENING
 
 
* WHAT...ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING CAUSED BY EXCESSIVE  
RAINFALL IS EXPECTED.  
 
* WHERE...A PORTION OF EAST CENTRAL NEW MEXICO, INCLUDING THE  
FOLLOWING COUNTY, DE BACA, PARTICULARLY JUST SOUTH OF YESO.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL 615 PM MDT.  
 
* IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING IN LOW-LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.  
RISES IN SMALL STREAMS AND NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...  
- AT 411 PM MDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAINFALL AMOUNTS  
DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM  
FLOODING. BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN. LITTLE  
TO NO ADDITIONAL RAIN IS EXPECTED.  
- SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
YESO.  
- THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...  
HIGHWAY 60 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 304 AND 308.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
MOTORISTS SHOULD NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE AROUND BARRICADES OR DRIVE  
CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3444 10465 3445 10459 3440 10446 3435 10441  
3433 10444 3434 10453 3433 10463 3436 10469  
3441 10472  
 

 
 
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