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Flash Flood Watch in effect through Tuesday evening

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This from the National Weather Service:

FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* A PORTION OF NORTH AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO... INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS... JEMEZ MOUNTAINS... SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET... SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS AND WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS. THE BIGGEST RISK AREAS ARE THE RECENT WILDFIRE BURN SCARS.

* THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING

* MOISTURE WILL CONTINUE MOVING FROM NORTHERN MEXICO INTO WEST AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO TODAY INTO TUESDAY. RAINFALL RATES OF A HALF INCH TO ONE INCH IN 30 TO 45 MINUTES WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM THE STRONGEST STORMS. STORM COVERAGE AND INTENSITY WILL PEAK FROM MID AFTERNOON TO EARLY EVENING AND DECREASE DURING THE LATE NIGHT AND MORNING TIME PERIODS.

* FLASH FLOODING AND DEBRIS FLOWS WILL BE A PARTICULAR THREAT ON RECENT BURN SCARS. THIS INCLUDES THE LAS CONCHAS... PACHECO... OSHA... MILLER AND WALLOW BURN SCARS.

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.