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Flood Advisory until 4:15 p.m.

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THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED AN

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR... NORTHWESTERN LOS ALAMOS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO SOUTH CENTRAL RIO ARRIBA COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO NORTHEASTERN SANDOVAL COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO

* UNTIL 415 PM MDT

* AT 120 PM MDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN NORTHWEST OF LOS ALAMOS ACROSS THE NORTHERN PORTION OF THE LAS CONCHAS AND FAR NORTHEAST PORTION OF THE THOMPSON RIDGE BURN SCARS. THESE STORMS WERE SLOWLY DRIFTING EAST. RADAR HAS ESTIMATED LOCALIZED AREAS HAVE RECEIVED CLOSE TO ONE HALF INCH OF RAIN... AND ONE HALF INCH OF ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE.

THIS WILL IMPACT THE LAS CONCHAS BURN SCAR INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOS ALAMOS... SANTA CLARA CANYON... RIO DEL OSO... CAMP MAY ROAD... QUEMAZAN TRAIL... INDIAN SERVICE ROUTE 602 AND EASTERN PORTION OF VALLES CALDERA. THIS WILL ALSO IMPACT FAR NORTHEAST PORTIONS OF THE THOMPSON RIDGE BURN SCAR THAT BORDER ON THE LAS CONCHAS BURN SCAR.

* STRONG FLOWS AND HIGH WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED IN ARROYOS... SMALL STREAMS AND OVER LOW WATER CROSSINGS. RAPID RUNOFF CAN ALSO BE EXPECTED IMMEDIATELY OVER AND DOWNSTREAM FROM WILDFIRE BURN SCARS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RUNOFF FROM RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED WATER LEVELS WITHIN VULNERABLE DRAINAGES IN AND DOWNSTREAM OF THE LAS CONCHAS AND THOMPSON RIDGE FIRE BURN AREAS.