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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
848 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County-Eddy County Plains-
Northern Lea County-Central Lea County-Southern Lea County-Gaines-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-
Davis/Apache Mountains Area-Pecos-Presidio Valley-Marfa Plateau-
Big Bend Area-Terrell-Guadalupe Mountains-
848 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017 /748 AM MDT Mon Aug 21 2017/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southeast New
Mexico, southwest Texas and western Texas.


Thunderstorms are possible this afternoon into this evening, mainly
across western portions of the area. The main concern with any storm
will continue to be locally heavy rainfall potentially leading to
areas of localized flash flooding. Storms may also be accompanied by
frequent lightning and gusty winds.


Thunderstorm chances continue through mid week and expand across
much of the region, however the probability for widespread hazardous
weather is low at this time.


Spotter activation is not anticipated.

This product, along with other watches, warnings, advisories,
and statements issued by the National Weather Service Office in
Midland, can be found on the internet at...

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
329 AM MDT Mon Aug 21 2017

Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-San Juan Mountains-Jemez Mountains-
West Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Northern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet/Red River-
Southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-
Lower Chama River Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains-Estancia Valley-
Central Highlands-South Central Highlands-Upper Tularosa Valley-
South Central Mountains-Raton Ridge/Johnson Mesa-
Far Northeast Highlands-Northeast Highlands-Union County-
Harding County-Eastern San Miguel County-Guadalupe County-
Quay County-Curry County-Roosevelt County-De Baca County-
Chaves County Plains-Eastern Lincoln County-Southwest Chaves County-
329 AM MDT Mon Aug 21 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of north and central
New Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A few thunderstorms this morning will produce locally heavy rainfall
over portions of east-central and southeast New Mexico. Of
particular concern will be areas along and east of the Pecos River in
Chaves County, as well as Roosevelt and Curry counties where
additional rainfall totals of one half to one inch will be possible
before midday. Going into the afternoon, isolated to scattered
thunderstorms can be expected areawide with the potential for a few
strong storms capable of hail and heavy rain across the southeast

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

A backdoor cold front will likely boost storm coverage across much
of eastern New Mexico Tuesday and especially Tuesday night where
locally heavy rainfall can be expected. Thereafter, an active
monsoon period is then expected Wednesday into Thursday, and possibly
Friday before a drying trend develops this weekend.


Spotters are encouraged to report heavy rainfall and flooding through
the National Weather Service Albuquerque web site at
or by calling 1.888.386.7637. You can also submit storm reports and
photos on our Facebook page or via Twitter using the hashtag nmwx.



Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
1138 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

Upper Gila River Valley-Southern Gila Highlands/Black Range-
Southern Gila Foothills/Mimbres Valley-
Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley-Lowlands of the Bootheel-
Uplands of the Bootheel-Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin-
Eastern Black Range Foothills-Sierra County Lakes-
Northern Dona Ana County-Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley-
Central Tularosa Basin-Southern Tularosa Basin-
West Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-
Sacramento Mountains Above 7500 Feet-
East Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-Otero Mesa-
Western El Paso County-Eastern/Central El Paso County-
Northern Hudspeth Highlands/Hueco Mountains-Salt Basin-
Southern Hudspeth Highlands-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern El Paso/Western Hudspeth Counties-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern Hudspeth County-
1138 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of south central
New Mexico, southwest New Mexico, and southwest Texas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Widespread rains have fallen across the area last night and
through this morning. More rainfall and thunderstorms are
expected. With the ground becoming increasingly saturated,
additional heavy rain could lead to excessive runoff and flash
flooding. An additional 1 to 2 inches of rain is possible through
Tonight, especially for areas from the Rio Grand valley and

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

The threat of flash flooding persists through Monday,as a deep flow
of Monsoon driven moisture continues to stream northward over the
borderland. This could result in an additional 1 to 2 inches or
heavy rainfall...with isolated higher amounts. A few areas of 4
inch rain totals through Monday are possible. The widespread flash
flooding threat diminishes somewhat after Monday...however
isolated to scattered showers and storms are still expected each
day. Downburst winds...and localized flooding from heavy rainfall
and hail are the main threats.


Spotters are encouraged to report rainfall amounts by contacting
your El Paso area National Weather Service office...or by sending
reports via the web at



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