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Flash Flood Warning until 8:15 p.m.

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THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR... NORTHWESTERN LOS ALAMOS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO SOUTH CENTRAL RIO ARRIBA COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO EAST CENTRAL SANDOVAL COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO

* UNTIL 815 PM MDT

* AT 617 PM MDT... NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED VERY HEAVY RAIN FROM A THUNDERSTORM OVER EXTREME SOUTH CENTRAL RIO ARRIBA COUNTY... OR ABOUT 9 MILES NORTH OF LOS ALAMOS. THE STORM PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAIN WAS PUSHING TO THE SOUTHWEST AT 10 MPH.

THIS WILL IMPACT THE THOMPSON RIDGE BURN SCAR INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO SULPHUR CREEK ROAD... SULPHUR SPRINGS... FREELOVE CANYON... MORMON CANYON... DEER CANYON... VALLES CALDERA PRESERVE HEADQUARTERS... REDONDO CREEK... AND REDONDO PEAK AREA.

THIS WILL ALSO IMPACT THE LAS CONCHAS BURN SCAR INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOS ALAMOS... SANTA CLARA CANYON... RIO DEL OSO... CAMP MAY ROAD... QUEMAZAN TRAIL..HIGHWAY 4 FROM STATE ROAD 501 JUNCTION TO LAS CONCHAS CAMPGROUND..INDIAN SERVICE ROUTE 602 AND EASTERN PORTION OF VALLES CALDERA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LIFE THREATENING FLOODING OF CREEKS... ROADS AND NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS IS LIKELY. THE HEAVY RAINS WILL LIKELY TRIGGER ROCKSLIDES... MUDSLIDES AND DEBRIS FLOWS IN STEEP TERRAIN... ESPECIALLY NEAR THE BURN AREA.

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