Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Albuquerque NM
WEA Text: Flash Flood Warning this area til 7:00 PM MDT. Avoid flood areas. -NWS
Description: The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a
* Flash Flood Warning for…
West central Colfax County in northeastern New Mexico…
* Until 700 PM MDT.
* At 400 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is expected to
* Some locations that will experience flooding include…
Cimarron, Cimarron Canyon State Park, Ute Park and Philmont Scout
This will impact the Ute Park fire burn scar including but not
limited to Highway 64 from Ute Park to Cimarron, the Cimarron
River and the Philmont Scout Ranch backcountry as well as Ute Park
including Hummingbird Lane and Cimarron.
Some areas north of Highway 64 that will be impacted include State
Road 204, Bear and Dean Canyons, Ponil Creek, and Turkey
Creek. Some areas south of Highway 64 that will be impacted include
Webster and Cimarroncito Reservoirs, Cimarroncito Creek,
Vaca Pond, Deer Lake, Ute Gulch and Grouse and Sawmill Canyons.
Instruction: Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become
unstable and unsafe.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Colfax, NM
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-3018668-2705770
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings