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New Mexico, Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 6:46 AM MDT on August 20, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on August 21, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of New Mexico and far West Texas... including the
following counties. In southwest New Mexico, Otero, Luna, Dona
Ana, Sierra, Grant and Hidalgo County. In far West Texas, El
Paso and Hudspeth counties

* through late tonight

* scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms will produce
locally heavy rainfall which may lead to flash flooding.

* Flooding may close roads and in isolated cases could get into
some buildings. If you witness flooding, immediately move to
higher ground.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 6:46 AM MDT on August 20, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on August 21, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of New Mexico and far West Texas... including the
following counties. In southwest New Mexico, Otero, Luna, Dona
Ana, Sierra, Grant and Hidalgo County. In far West Texas, El
Paso and Hudspeth counties

* through late tonight

* scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms will produce
locally heavy rainfall which may lead to flash flooding.

* Flooding may close roads and in isolated cases could get into
some buildings. If you witness flooding, immediately move to
higher ground.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




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Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory
California - Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Air Quality Alert
Colorado - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Special Statement , Record Report
Idaho - Fire Weather Warning
Illinois - Special Statement
Indiana - Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert
Iowa - Special Statement
Kansas - Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Special Statement , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory
Maine - Beach Hazard Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory
Missouri - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Montana - Air Quality Alert
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Special Statement
Nevada -
New Mexico - Flash Flood Watch
New York - Record Report
Ohio - Dense Fog Advisory
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert
Pennsylvania - Dense Fog Advisory
South Carolina - Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Heat Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Special Statement
West Virginia - Dense Fog Advisory
Wyoming - Special Statement

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