Flash flooding expected from Black Fire burn areas up to about 7 p.m. 062622

{Editor's Note: These are likely to continue throughout the monsoon season in SW New Mexico. It's time consuming and complicated to keep posting differing images and instructions. Please, if you live near any of the drainages from the Black Fire burn scar, be aware that flooding is likely this summer] 

This is today's latest National Weather Service notice: 

Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
428 PM MDT Sun Jun 26 2022

The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Western Sierra County in south central New Mexico...
Northern Grant County in southwestern New Mexico...

* Until 7 PM MDT.

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Flood advisory through 8:45 pm 062322

flood advisory 2 062322FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 845 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall is expected.

* WHERE...A portion of southwest New Mexico, including the following
county, Grant.

* WHEN...Until 845 PM MDT.

* IMPACTS...Minor flooding in low-lying and poor drainage areas.

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Flood advisory 062322

.flood advisory 062322FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 745 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall is expected.

* WHERE...A portion of southwest New Mexico, including the following
counties, Grant and Luna.

* WHEN...Until 745 PM MDT.

* IMPACTS...Minor flooding in low-lying and poor drainage areas.
Water over roadways. Overflowing poor drainage areas.

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Time Revised-Flash flood warning out of Black Fire burn scar 062322

flash flood warning 062322[Editor's Note: The area has extended more into Sierra County and more into Grant County all around this area, but I can't post all the images. Be safe!]

Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
101 PM MDT Thu Jun 23 2022

The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
The Black Fire burn scar in...
West Central Sierra County in south central New Mexico...
Northeastern Grant County in southwestern New Mexico...

* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include...
mainly rural areas of Southwestern Sierra and Eastern Grant
Counties

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Road now Open: NM 211 closed at milepost 3.5

Crews have cleared and reopened NM 211, removed from NM Roads.

ROAD ADVISORY
ROAD CLOSURE – Cliff Area
NM 211 "Bear Creek" at milepost 3.5 is closed due to running water and roadway flooding. Please use US 180 as an alternate route.
When the roadway is flooded do not cross and seek an alternate route. NMDOT will notify as conditions change.

Flood watch today through Wed morn 062222

flood watch today through wed morn 062222Upper Gila River Valley-Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley-
Including the cities of Lordsburg, Gila Hot Springs, Buckhorn, Red
Rock, Mule Creek, Virden, and Cliff
1153 AM MDT Tue Jun 21 2022

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...Flash flooding caused by excessive rainfall.

* WHERE...A portion of southwest New Mexico, including Grant and
northern Hidalgo Counties.

* WHEN...Through 6 AM Wednesday morning.

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Flood advisory in effect this evening 062022

flood advisory 062022FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 745 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Arroyo and small stream flooding caused by excessive
rainfall is expected.

* WHERE...A portion of southwest New Mexico, including the following
counties, Grant and Luna.

* WHEN...Until 745 PM MDT.

* IMPACTS...Minor flooding in low-lying and poor drainage areas.
Rises in small streams and normally dry arroyos.

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Flash flood warning 062022

flash flood warning 062022The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
West Central Sierra County in south central New Mexico...
Northeastern Grant County in southwestern New Mexico...

* Until 530 PM MDT.

* At 231 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Between 0.5 and 1.5 inches of
rain have fallen. Additional rainfall amounts of 0.5 to 1 inch are
possible in the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected
to begin shortly. Excessive rainfall over the burn scar will
result in debris flow, which can consist of rock, mud, vegetation,
and other loose materials.

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