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New Mexico, West Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:57 PM MDT on September 22, 2014

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on September 23, 2014


... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Tuesday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of nm and TX... including the counties of Sierra... Otero
and Dona Ana in New Mexico... and El Paso and Hudspeth in Texas.

* Through Tuesday morning.

* Scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms capable of
producing widespread moderate to heavy rainfall may occur over
the affected area through midnight. Widespread rain amounts of 1
to 3 inches with isolated higher amounts will fall on already
saturated soil... resulting in considerable runoff.

* Normally dry arroyos... streams... and river could be quickly
filled with fast moving water... mud and debris. Low water
crossings will likely become impassable. Flooding of streets...
   homes and businesses in low lying and flood prone areas will
be possible. Some flooding could become life threatening.
People living in flood prone areas should be prepared to take
action if rising water is seen.

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.




Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Flash Flood Watch , Dense Smoke Advisory , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Georgia - Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Public Information Statement
Iowa - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Public Information Statement
Maryland - Frost Advisory , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Montana - Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Public Information Statement
Nevada - Dense Smoke Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Beach Hazard Statement
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Pennsylvania - Frost Advisory , Special Statement
South Carolina - Public Information Statement
Texas - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Virginia - Frost Advisory , Public Information Statement
Washington - Special Statement
West Virginia - Frost Advisory , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
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