Severe Weather Alerts - Las Cruces, NM

  • Special Weather Statement

    Special Weather Statement in effect until 9:00 PM MDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTH CENTRAL OTERO...EL PASO AND
NORTHWESTERN HUDSPETH COUNTIES UNTIL 900 PM MDT...

AT 809 PM MDT...METEOROLOGISTS WERE TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
ON RADAR MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH. ONE PARTICULAR CELL SOUTHWEST
OF MISSION VALLEY COULD PRODUCE BRIEF TORRENTIAL RAINFALL OF OVER AN
INCH CAUSING FLOODING PROBLEMS AND DANGEROUS DRIVING CONDITIONS IN
LOW VISIBILITIES.

DIME SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HORIZON CITY...
MISSION VALLEY...
EAST EL PASO...
CORNUDAS...
CENTRAL EL PASO...
EL PASO...
SOCORRO...
CLINT...
AGUA DULCE...
FORT BLISS...
MONTANA VISTA...
SPARKS...
SAN ELIZARIO...
LOMA LINDA...
INDIAN CLIFFS RANCH...
HUECO TANKS...
COLONIA DEL PASO...
LAKE WAY ESTATES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY LEAD TO FLASH
FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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LAT...LON 3151 10623 3154 10625 3157 10628 3173 10638
3176 10645 3175 10649 3177 10652 3227 10593
3178 10536
TIME...MOT...LOC 0209Z 239DEG 49KT 3169 10624

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