Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Albuquerque NM
WEA Text: Flash Flood Warning this area til 5:30 PM MDT. Avoid flood areas. -NWS
Description: The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a
* Flash Flood Warning for…
East central Lincoln County in central New Mexico…
* Until 530 PM MDT.
* At 335 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Up to two inches of rain have
already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.
* Flash flooding will remain over mainly rural areas of east central
Flood waters are moving down the Gallo Arroyo and Arroyo del Macho.
Instruction: Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
Arroyos, streams and normally dry rivers can become raging killer
currents in a matter of minutes. Water in arroyos can travel many
miles and take hours to reach your location from upstream rain areas.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Lincoln
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-2534328-2365189
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings