Hudspeth

Flash Flood Watch:

Issued at: 2:02 PM MDT on September 18, 2014/, expires at: 6:00 PM MDT on September 19, 2014
  • ...Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday evening... The Flash Flood Watch continues for
  • the following areas in southeast New Mexico...eddy and Lea counties...Guadalupe Mountains. In Texas...Andrews...Borden ...Davis/Apache Mountains area...Dawson...Ector...Gaines... Glasscock...Guadalupe Mountains...Howard...Loving...Martin... Midland...Mitchell...Reeves County and upper trans Pecos...Scurry...Van Horn and Highway 54 corridor and Winkler.
  • Through Friday evening
  • abundant moisture from the remnants of Tropical Storm Odile will move into the region through Friday. 1 to 2 inches of rain is possible in these areas...with isolated 3 to 5 inch totals possible.
  • Flooding of creeks...arroyos...low water crossings...and city streets will be possible. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.

Flash Flood Watch:

Issued at: 5:40 am MDT on September 18, 2014, expires at: 12:00 AM MDT on September 19, 2014
  • ...Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening... The Flash Flood Watch continues for
  • portions of nm and TX...including the following areas...in nm...Grant...Hidalgo...Luna...Sierra...Dona Ana and Otero counties and in TX...El Paso and Hudspeth counties.
  • Through this evening
  • scattered showers and thunderstorms today with moderate to heavy rain at times as the remnants of Odile move across the area from the west.
  • Normally dry arroyos...streams...and river could be quickly filled with fast moving water...mud and debris. Low water crossings will likely become impassable. Several flooding of homes and businesses in low lying and flood prone areas will be possible. Some flooding could become life threatening. People living in flood prone areas should be prepared to take action if rising water is seen. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.
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