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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 6:42 PM MDT Jul. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a

* Arroyo and small stream flood advisory for...
southwestern Rio Arriba County in north central New Mexico...
northwestern Sandoval County in north central New Mexico...
eastern San Juan County in northwestern New Mexico...

* until 845 PM MDT.

* At 639 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause Arroyo and small stream flooding in
the advisory area. Over 1.5 inches of rain have already fallen
with another half inch possible. The potential exists for flash
flooding to develop

* flooding will remain over mainly rural areas of southwestern Rio
Arriba... northwestern Sandoval and eastern San Juan counties.
Highway 550 will be impacted by hazardous ponding and flooding of
low laying areas between counselors and Nageezi.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely.

The heavy rainfall and slow movement of these storms may result in
flooding of Road intersections and low lying areas. Hazardous water
levels will develop in normally dry arroyos.


Lat... Lon 3628 10757 3627 10749 3622 10752 3615 10758
      3621 10768 3625 10769 3627 10767


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 6:42 PM MDT Jul. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a

* Arroyo and small stream flood advisory for...
southwestern Rio Arriba County in north central New Mexico...
northwestern Sandoval County in north central New Mexico...
eastern San Juan County in northwestern New Mexico...

* until 845 PM MDT.

* At 639 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause Arroyo and small stream flooding in
the advisory area. Over 1.5 inches of rain have already fallen
with another half inch possible. The potential exists for flash
flooding to develop

* flooding will remain over mainly rural areas of southwestern Rio
Arriba... northwestern Sandoval and eastern San Juan counties.
Highway 550 will be impacted by hazardous ponding and flooding of
low laying areas between counselors and Nageezi.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely.

The heavy rainfall and slow movement of these storms may result in
flooding of Road intersections and low lying areas. Hazardous water
levels will develop in normally dry arroyos.


Lat... Lon 3628 10757 3627 10749 3622 10752 3615 10758
      3621 10768 3625 10769 3627 10767


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