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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 12:06 PM MDT on July 31, 2015

Expires 6:00 AM EDT on August 01, 2015


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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of north and central nm... including the following
areas... Central Highlands... De Baca County... east slopes Sangre
de Cristo Mountains... eastern San Miguel County... Estancia
valley... far northeast Highlands... far northwest Highlands...
Guadalupe County... Harding County... Jemez Mountains... lower Chama
River Valley... northeast Highlands... northern Sangre de Cristos
above 9500 feet/Red River... northwest Highlands... Quay County...
Raton ridge/Johnson Mesa... San Francisco River Valley... San Juan
Mountains... Sandia/Manzano Mountains... Santa Fe Metro area...
southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet... Southwest
Mountains... Union County... upper Rio Grande Valley... west Central
Highlands... west central mountains... west Central Plateau and
west slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains.

* Through late tonight

* a very moist air mass remains in place over much of New Mexico...
and additional showers and thunderstorms are expected to
periodically develop today and tonight. There is potential for
periods of heavy rainfall... and rainfall rates will commonly
approach 1 to 3 inches per hour with some heavier downpours
possible in localized areas.

* Flash flooding will be most susceptible around steep terrain...
urban drainages... and areas that have recently experienced heavy
rainfall over the past few days.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to
flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
Monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should flash
flood warnings be issued.




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 10:28 AM MDT on July 31, 2015


Preliminary rainfall reports across north and central New Mexico
for the last 24 hours.

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

... Bernalillo County...
   Ponderosa 1 NNW 0.54 426 PM 7/30
   Cedro 8 SW 0.33 302 PM 7/30
   Tijeras 1 SSW 0.31 915 am 7/31
   Ponderosa 2 NNW 0.29 646 PM 7/30
      - Oak Flats RAWS.
   Albuquerque 9 NW 0.13 915 am 7/31
      - McMahon and universe.
   Albuquerque 5 NE 0.12 915 am 7/31
      - San Francisco and Barstow.

... Catron County...
   Old Horse Springs 19 SSE 1.15 838 PM 7/30
      - Pelona Mountain RAWS.
   Datil 11 NNE 0.51 645 PM 7/30
      - Datil RAWS.
   Mogollon 8 ENE 0.30 745 am 7/31
   Mogollon 34 ESE 0.17 713 am 7/31
      - Gila center RAWS.
   Beaverhead 0.11 908 PM 7/30
      - Beaverhead RAWS.
   Quemado 0.10 350 PM 7/30

... Chaves County...
   Mesa 13 SSE 1.13 302 am 7/31
   Mesa 8 se 0.67 415 am 7/31
   Dunken 2 NE 0.22 136 am 7/31
      - Dunken RAWS.

... Cibola County...
   El Morro 2 WSW 0.21 900 am 7/31
   El Morro 5 E 0.16 815 PM 7/30
   El Morro 16 SSE 0.15 525 PM 7/30
      - malpias lava flow RAWS.

... Colfax County...
   Angel Fire 0.40 915 am 7/31
   Angel Fire 2 NNW 0.26 535 PM 7/30
      - kaxx AWOS.

... Curry County...
   Pleasant Hill 7 N 6.05 915 am 7/31
   Pleasant Hill 5 N 3.35 915 am 7/31
   Broadview 3 N 2.37 915 am 7/31
   Clovis 3 ENE 0.65 915 am 7/31
   Clovis 13 N 0.63 915 am 7/31
   Pleasant Hill 10 NW 0.63 800 am 7/31
   Clovis 2 WNW 0.50 903 am 7/31
   Cannon AFB 1 N 0.50 658 PM 7/30
      - kcvs ASOS.
   Clovis 3 E 0.47 915 am 7/31
   Clovis 1 WNW 0.36 312 am 7/31
   Clovis 2 NNE 0.28 915 am 7/31
   Clovis 2 se 0.24 432 am 7/31
   Clovis 1 SSW 0.21 446 am 7/31
   Portair 2 NNW 0.21 320 am 7/31
   Clovis 1 NE 0.13 915 am 7/31

... De Baca County...
   Fort Sumner 1 SW 2.00 900 am 7/31
   Fort Sumner 1 SW 1.90 421 am 7/31
   Fort Sumner 1 SSW 1.90 915 am 7/31
   Fort Sumner 11 NE 0.71 915 am 7/31
   Sumner Lake 1 NW 0.58 911 am 7/31

... Guadalupe County...
   Milagro 3 ESE 0.17 515 am 7/31

... Lincoln County...
   Bonito Lake 4 W 1.03 345 PM 7/30
   Bonito Lake 5 SW 0.61 615 am 7/31
   Bonito Lake 2 S 0.57 445 am 7/31
   Bonito Lake 5 WNW 0.53 345 PM 7/30
   Bonito Lake 0.45 400 PM 7/30
   Ruidoso 1 NNW 0.37 800 am 7/31
      - smokey bear RAWS.
   Alto 2 SSE 0.30 915 am 7/31
   Nogal 5 NW 0.30 300 PM 7/30
   Corona 1 W 0.26 457 PM 7/30
   Ramon 23 SSW 0.25 1245 am 7/31
   Bonito Lake 6 WSW 0.24 345 PM 7/30
   Bonito Lake 3 NE 0.24 915 am 7/31
   Angus 2 W 0.22 915 am 7/31
   Arabela 9 ENE 0.16 330 am 7/31
   Alto 3 E 0.10 915 am 7/31

... McKinley County...
   Zuni Pueblo 7 NW 0.21 644 PM 7/30
      - Zuni Buttes RAWS.

... Mora County...
   Angel Fire 10 SSE 0.90 915 am 7/31
   Ocate 0.76 915 am 7/31
   Ocate 1 NW 0.22 500 PM 7/30

... Quay County...
   house 1.75 915 am 7/31
   McAlister 4 WNW 1.32 915 am 7/31
   Logan 3 W 0.58 915 am 7/31
   Logan 3 WSW 0.55 915 am 7/31
   Tucumcari 7 ENE 0.47 853 am 7/31
      - ktcc ASOS.
   Tucumcari 4 NW 0.42 915 am 7/31
   Tucumcari 3 NE 0.28 800 am 7/31
   Tucumcari 4 N 0.26 915 am 7/31

... Rio Arriba County...
   El Vado 11 W 0.24 834 am 7/31
      - portable RAWS.
   Canones 1 N 0.21 915 am 7/31
   Coyote 7 SSW 0.13 648 am 7/31
      - Coyote RAWS.
   El Vado 12 SSW 0.12 705 am 7/31
      - Deadman Peak RAWS.
   Ensenada 3 ENE 0.10 915 am 7/31
   Canones 4 N 0.10 800 am 7/31

... San Juan County...
   Narbona Pass 0.40 541 am 7/31
      - Narbona Pass RAWS.
   Farmington 1 WSW 0.32 455 am 7/31
   Farmington 2 W 0.27 353 am 7/31
      - kfmn ASOS.
   Farmington 3 WSW 0.24 915 am 7/31
   Farmington 3 NE 0.23 915 am 7/31
   Burnham 16 ENE 0.22 315 am 7/31

... San Miguel County...
   San Ignacio 2 NNE 1.08 915 am 7/31
   Bell Ranch 11 ENE 0.84 915 am 7/31
   Mosquero 0.76 915 am 7/31
   Rociada 0.54 1246 am 7/31
   Conchas 0.43 730 am 7/31
   Lower Colonias 5 E 0.27 714 am 7/31
      - Pecos RAWS.
   Rowe 0.20 915 am 7/31

... Sandoval County...
   Ponderosa 3 ENE 0.57 915 am 7/31
   Jemez Springs 0.43 730 am 7/31
   Jemez Springs 4 NNW 0.29 540 am 7/31
   Cuba 9 SW 0.18 741 am 7/31
      - Cuba RAWS.
   La Cueva 2 SSE 0.15 708 am 7/31
      - jemez RAWS.
   Jemez Springs 11 NE 0.14 800 am 7/31
   Rio Rancho 3 WSW 0.14 915 am 7/31
      - Idalia and unser.
   Rio Rancho 4 WSW 0.13 915 am 7/31
      - Idalia and Rainbow.
   Bernalillo 3 WNW 0.12 915 am 7/31
   Rio Rancho 3 W 0.12 915 am 7/31
      - Pine Road and 10th street.
   Ponderosa 6 NE 0.11 720 am 7/31
   Ponderosa 2 WNW 0.11 915 am 7/31
   Rio Rancho 6 NE 0.10 915 am 7/31
      - Highway 550 and Highway 528.

... Socorro County...
   Magdalena 0.76 915 am 7/31
   Bosque del Apache Refuge 1 NNE 0.58 750 am 7/31
      - Bosque RAWS.
   Socorro 33 NNE 0.27 915 am 7/31
   Gran Quivira 1 se 0.25 400 PM 7/30
   La Joya 2 WNW 0.17 520 PM 7/30
   Bosque del Apache Refuge 22 se 0.13 700 am 7/31
   natl radio astronomy obs 16 SSE 0.11 1103 PM 7/30
      - Magdalena RAWS.

... Taos County...
   Sunshine Valley 11 WSW 0.17 840 PM 7/30
      - portable RAWS.
   Arroyo Hondo 5 S 0.12 955 PM 7/30
      - kskx AWOS.
   Taos 13 NW 0.12 915 am 7/31

... Torrance County...
   Clines Corners 1 SSE 0.96 553 PM 7/30
      - kcqc ASOS.
   Edgewood 7 SSW 0.45 915 am 7/31
   Encino 3 SSW 0.11 700 am 7/31
   Abo 3 NE 0.11 915 am 7/31

... Union County...
   Clayton 15 SSW 1.21 915 am 7/31
   Clayton 2 ENE 0.25 455 am 7/31
      - kcao ASOS.
   Sedan 5 NNE 0.22 813 am 7/31

... Valencia County...
   Belen 5 SSE 0.97 915 am 7/31
   Rio communities 0.66 915 am 7/31

Preliminary peak thunderstorm wind gust reports across north and central New
Mexico for the last 24 hours.

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

... San Juan County...
   Farmington 2 W 39.0 538 PM 7/30
      - kfmn ASOS.

... Torrance County...
   Clines Corners 1 SSE 43.0 508 PM 7/30
      - kcqc ASOS.


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