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Last Map Update: Tue, Sep. 26, 2017 at 5:08:03 am MDT

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Storms will persist over the east central to southeastern plains of New Mexico through the early morning. Storms will produce moderate to heavy rain.
Backdoor front pushes further west today, sparking afternoon storms to the continental divide. Temperatures well below average across the east, 15-20F below average.
A back door front will continue to slide down the plains and westward through the gaps of the central mountain chain tonight. Gusts to 40 mph are possible in the Rio Grande Valley. Additionally, showers and thunderstorms will continue to develop across the eastern plains, most widely so south of I-40. Small hail, gusty winds and heavy rain are possible.
The combination of a back door cold front and an upper level low pressure system will cause precipitation chances to increase through Wednesday. Abundant clouds and precipitation will keep temperatures 10 to 20 degrees below normal.
Widespread precipitation is expected to impact northern and central New Mexico through Thursday Night with many locations observing between 0.75 and 1.5 inches of rainfall through this time.

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