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Extended: Strong thunderstorms threatening Hidalgo and southern Grant and Luna counties through 6 p.m.

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service El Paso Tx
316 Pm Mdt Fri Jun 13 2014

Eastern Black Range Foothills Nm-Lowlands Of The Bootheel Nm-Southern
Gila Foothills/Mimbres Valley Nm-Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River
Valley Nm-Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin Nm-Uplands Of The Bootheel
316 Pm Mdt Fri Jun 13 2014

...Strong Thunderstorms Threatening Hidalgo...Southern Grant And Luna
Counties Through 415 Pm Mdt...


At 310 Pm Mdt...National Weather Service Meteorologists Were Tracking
A Strong Thunderstorm Near Animas...Moving East At 15 Mph.

Hail Up To One-Half Inch In Diameter And Wind Gusts Up To 55 Mph Are
Expected With This Storm...Along With Heavy Rain.

Areas Of Blowing Dust Will Likely Accompany This Storm...Reducing
Visibilities To Dangerous Levels On Area Roadways.

Locations Impacted Include...
Antelope Wells...
Alamo Hueco...
Big Hatchet Refuge...
Spring Canyon State Park...
Rock Hound State Park...

If Threatening Weather Approaches Your Area...Take Shelter In A
Sturdy Building.

Torrential Rain May Flood Low Lying Areas Such As Ditches And
Underpasses. Do Not Drive Your Vehicle On A Flooded Roadway.


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