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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:55 PM MDT May. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a

* Arroyo and small stream flood advisory for...
southeastern San Miguel County in northeastern New Mexico...

* until midnight MDT.

* At 854 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause Arroyo and small stream flooding in
the advisory area, including along nm 104 at Variadero. Up to one
inch of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Variadero.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Both localized and distant heavy rainfall will create dangerous flows
in arroyos and over low water crossings. Do not attempt to drive
through these waters. Water in arroyos may travel many miles and take
hours to reach your location from upstream rain areas.


Lat... Lon 3543 10439 3537 10438 3535 10452 3540 10453


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Public Information Statement
Issued: 9:43 PM MDT May. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

Preliminary rainfall reports across north and central New Mexico
for the last 12 hours.

... County... storm total time/date of
   location /inches/ measurement

... Lincoln County...
   Picacho 0.66 1200 PM 5/23

Preliminary hail reports across north and central New Mexico
for the last 12 hours.

... County... size time/date of
   location /inches/ measurement

... Chaves County...
   Roswell 10 WNW 1.75 405 PM 5/23
   Elkins 16 E 1.00 530 PM 5/23
   Roswell 9 W 0.70 410 PM 5/23

... Harding County...
   Logan 5 N 1.50 340 PM 5/23
   Rosebud 27 S 0.25 855 PM 5/23

... Mora County...
   Mora 2 E 1.75 410 PM 5/23

... Quay County...
   Logan 7 NE 1.75 334 PM 5/23
   Nara Visa 1.00 735 PM 5/23
   Logan 3 W 0.25 759 PM 5/23

... Roosevelt County...
   Portales 2 SW 1.75 635 PM 5/23
   Portales 0.88 641 PM 5/23
   Portales 6 W 0.70 630 PM 5/23
   Portales 10 NE 0.70 708 PM 5/23
   Pep 7 SSE 0.25 658 PM 5/23
   Portales 0.25 647 PM 5/23
   Portales 10 NE 0.25 712 PM 5/23

... San Miguel County...
   Tecolotito 3.00 455 PM 5/23
   Tecolotito 2.00 330 PM 5/23
   Tecolotito 3 ENE 1.50 523 PM 5/23
   Tecolotito 5 NE 1.00 619 PM 5/23
   Tecolotito 3 NE 1.00 610 PM 5/23
   South San Ysidro 2 se 0.25 1039 am 5/23
   Bell Ranch 12 ENE 0.25 909 PM 5/23

... Union County...
   Sedan 2 se 0.88 420 PM 5/23
   Amistad 11 S 0.25 754 PM 5/23
   Sedan 2 W 0.25 218 PM 5/23
   Sedan 1 N 0.15 215 PM 5/23

Preliminary peak thunderstorm wind gust reports across north and central New
Mexico for the last 12 hours.

... County... wind speed time/date of
   location /mph/ measurement

... Chaves County...
   Roswell 4 SSE 43.0 603 PM 5/23
      - krow ASOS.
   Elkins 16 E 35.0 530 PM 5/23


Chj


943 PM MDT Wed may 23 2018

Preliminary rainfall reports across north and central New Mexico
for the last 12 hours.

... County... storm total time/date of
   location /inches/ measurement

... Lincoln County...
   Picacho 0.66 1200 PM 5/23

Preliminary hail reports across north and central New Mexico
for the last 12 hours.

... County... size time/date of
   location /inches/ measurement

... Chaves County...
   Roswell 10 WNW 1.75 405 PM 5/23
   Elkins 16 E 1.00 530 PM 5/23
   Roswell 9 W 0.70 410 PM 5/23

... Harding County...
   Logan 5 N 1.50 340 PM 5/23
   Rosebud 27 S 0.25 855 PM 5/23

... Mora County...
   Mora 2 E 1.75 410 PM 5/23

... Quay County...
   Logan 7 NE 1.75 334 PM 5/23
   Nara Visa 1.00 735 PM 5/23
   Logan 3 W 0.25 759 PM 5/23

... Roosevelt County...
   Portales 2 SW 1.75 635 PM 5/23
   Portales 0.88 641 PM 5/23
   Portales 6 W 0.70 630 PM 5/23
   Portales 10 NE 0.70 708 PM 5/23
   Pep 7 SSE 0.25 658 PM 5/23
   Portales 0.25 647 PM 5/23
   Portales 10 NE 0.25 712 PM 5/23

... San Miguel County...
   Tecolotito 3.00 455 PM 5/23
   Tecolotito 2.00 330 PM 5/23
   Tecolotito 3 ENE 1.50 523 PM 5/23
   Tecolotito 5 NE 1.00 619 PM 5/23
   Tecolotito 3 NE 1.00 610 PM 5/23
   South San Ysidro 2 se 0.25 1039 am 5/23
   Bell Ranch 12 ENE 0.25 909 PM 5/23

... Union County...
   Sedan 2 se 0.88 420 PM 5/23
   Amistad 11 S 0.25 754 PM 5/23
   Sedan 2 W 0.25 218 PM 5/23
   Sedan 1 N 0.15 215 PM 5/23

Preliminary peak thunderstorm wind gust reports across north and central New
Mexico for the last 12 hours.

... County... wind speed time/date of
   location /mph/ measurement

... Chaves County...
   Roswell 4 SSE 43.0 603 PM 5/23
      - krow ASOS.
   Elkins 16 E 35.0 530 PM 5/23


Chj

Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:55 PM MDT May. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a

* Arroyo and small stream flood advisory for...
southeastern San Miguel County in northeastern New Mexico...

* until midnight MDT.

* At 854 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause Arroyo and small stream flooding in
the advisory area, including along nm 104 at Variadero. Up to one
inch of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Variadero.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Both localized and distant heavy rainfall will create dangerous flows
in arroyos and over low water crossings. Do not attempt to drive
through these waters. Water in arroyos may travel many miles and take
hours to reach your location from upstream rain areas.


Lat... Lon 3543 10439 3537 10438 3535 10452 3540 10453


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