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Flash Flood Warning

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on August 17, 2018
Statement as of 3:22 PM MDT on August 17, 2018

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 500 PM MDT for
west central Los Alamos and east central Sandoval counties...

At 319 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms continue to
produce light to moderate rain across the warned area. Between one
and a half and two and a half inches of rain have already fallen.
Flash flooding is likely.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Valles Caldera, Jemez Springs and Jemez State Monument.

This will also impact the Thompson Ridge burn scar including but not
limited to Sulphur Creek Road, Sulphur Springs, Freelove Canyon,
Mormon Canyon, Deer Canyon, Valles Caldera preserve Headquarters,
Redondo creek, and Redondo Peak area. Impacts are also possible on
southern portions of the Las Conchas burn scar to include Bland and
Peralta canyons.

High water flows in the East Fork of the jemez river are likely.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of normally
dry arroyos and streambeds, low water crossings, intersections, and
underpasses as well as other poor drainage
and low lying areas.

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


Lat... Lon 3589 10636 3570 10638 3577 10674 3595 10669


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Areal Flood Advisory

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 17, 2018
Statement as of 3:55 PM MDT on August 17, 2018

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a

* Arroyo and small stream flood advisory for...
southern Rio Arriba County in north central New Mexico...
north central Sandoval County in north central New Mexico...

* until 600 PM MDT.

* At 353 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms between Cuba and Regina. Up to one and a half inches
of rain has already fallen. This will cause Arroyo and small
stream flooding in the advisory area. This includes La Jara creek,
rito de los utes, rito del Los Pinos, Rio de las vacas and Arroyo
San Jose.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Cuba and La Jara.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Remember, ditches are deadly. A gentle flow of water can become a
raging torrent in a matter of minutes.

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.


Lat... Lon 3613 10667 3602 10668 3599 10697 3601 10709
      3612 10714


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Areal Flood Advisory

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 17, 2018
Statement as of 3:55 PM MDT on August 17, 2018

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a

* Arroyo and small stream flood advisory for...
southern Rio Arriba County in north central New Mexico...
north central Sandoval County in north central New Mexico...

* until 600 PM MDT.

* At 353 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms between Cuba and Regina. Up to one and a half inches
of rain has already fallen. This will cause Arroyo and small
stream flooding in the advisory area. This includes La Jara creek,
rito de los utes, rito del Los Pinos, Rio de las vacas and Arroyo
San Jose.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Cuba and La Jara.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Remember, ditches are deadly. A gentle flow of water can become a
raging torrent in a matter of minutes.

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.


Lat... Lon 3613 10667 3602 10668 3599 10697 3601 10709
      3612 10714


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