Atlanta Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

New Mexico, West Central Plateau

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:50 AM MDT on August 01, 2015

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on August 02, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of north and central nm... including the following
areas... Chuska Mountains... east slopes Sangre de Cristo
Mountains... far northwest Highlands... Jemez Mountains... lower
Chama River Valley... northern Sangre de Cristos above 9500
feet/Red River... northwest Highlands... northwest plateau... San
Juan Mountains... southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet...
upper Rio Grande Valley... west Central Highlands... west central
mountains... west Central Plateau and west slopes Sangre de Cristo
Mountains.

* Through this evening

* a very moist airmass remains in place over much of New Mexico...
and this will support scattered to numerous showers and
thunderstorms... primarily over north central to northwestern New
Mexico. Periods of heavy rainfall may lead to flash flooding
with rainfall rates commonly 1 to 3 inches per hour.

* Flash flooding will be most susceptible around steep terrain...
urban drainages... and areas that have recently experienced heavy
rainfall over the past few days.

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
Arizona - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement
Florida - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement, Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Public Information Statement
Kansas - Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Special Statement
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Public Information Statement
Nevada - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
New Hampshire - Special Statement
New Jersey - Special Statement
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
New York - Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement
North Carolina - Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Public Information Statement
Ohio - Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Flash Flood Watch
Oregon - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Record Report
Tennessee - Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Flash Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Washington - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
West Virginia - Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Public Information Statement