WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-red01, ww color red

Minnesota Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

New Mexico, Curry County

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:39 PM MDT on September 18, 2014

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on September 19, 2014

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of north and central New Mexico including the Chaves
County plains... Curry County... De Baca County... eastern Lincoln
County... Roosevelt County... south central mountains and
southwest Chaves County.

* Through late tonight

* remnant moisture from former Hurricane Odile is likely to
produce heavy rain as it streams over the Sacramento and Capitan
Mountains as well as the east central and southeast plains this
evening through tonight. A few locations may receive additional
rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches with locally higher amounts
possible for some areas into Friday.

* Areas that have already observed rainfall within the past 72
hours will be especially susceptible to flash flooding. In
addition... areas with steep terrain... urban locations... and
areas downstream of the Little Bear burn scar will also be at a
high threat for flash flooding. Keep a watchful eye on small
streams... arroyos... washes and ditches... and stay out of
flooded low water crossings.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to
flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
Monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should flash
flood warnings be issued.

Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Special Statement
Arizona - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
California - Wind Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Public Information Statement
Iowa - Public Information Statement
Kansas - Record Report
Maine - Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory
Michigan - Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Missouri - Flood Warning , Record Report
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Nebraska - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Special Statement , Record Report
New Hampshire - Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning
New Mexico - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
New York - Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory
Ohio - Public Information Statement
Oregon - Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
South Dakota - Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Record Report
Texas - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
Utah - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning
Wisconsin - Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,860 other followers