Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flash Flood Warning
Statement as of 6:26 AM CDT op 19 september 2014

...A Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 845 am CDT/745 am MDT/ for northwestern Reeves and Loving counties...

At 619 am CDT...National Weather Service meteorologists continued to detect thunderstorms producing very heavy rain over the warned area. Radar estimates that over 3 inches of rain has fallen in the past 3 hours in parts of northwestern Reeves County.

Locations in the warning include but are not limited to slash ranch...Red Bluff Reservoir...Red Bluff and Orla.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. Act quickly if flooding is observed. Move to higher ground.

To report flooding...have the nearest law enforcement agency relay your report to the National Weather Service forecast office in Midland.

Lat...Lon 3200 10402 3200 10333 3165 10333 3165 10354 3163 10352 3163 10356 3165 10355 3165 10361 3163 10358 3163 10366 3143 10407

542 am CDT Fri Sep 19 2014

...A Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 745 am CDT/645 am MDT/ for northern Culberson County...

At 535 am CDT...National Weather Service meteorologists continued to detect thunderstorms producing very heavy rain over the warned area. Radar estimates that over 2 inches of rain has fallen in parts of northern Culberson County over the past few hours.

Locations in the warning include but are not limited to Guadalupe Mountains National Park and Pine Springs.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. Act quickly if flooding is observed. Move to higher ground.

To report flooding...have the nearest law enforcement agency relay your report to the National Weather Service forecast office in Midland.

Lat...Lon 3199 10491 3200 10402 3144 10408 3142 10492

Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 3:27 AM MDT op 19 september 2014

...Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Saturday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of southeast New Mexico and Texas...including the following areas...in southeast New Mexico...central Lea County...Eddy County plains...Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County...northern Lea County and southern Lea County. In Texas...Andrews...Borden...Davis/Apache Mountains area... Dawson...Ector...Gaines...Glasscock...Guadalupe Mountains... Howard...Loving...Martin...Midland...Mitchell...Reeves County and upper trans Pecos...Scurry...Van Horn and Highway 54 corridor and Winkler.

* Through Saturday morning

* abundant moisture from the remnants of Tropical Storm Odile will continue to move into the region. An additional 1 to 2 inches of rain is possible in the watch area through tonight... with isolated amounts of 3 inches or more.

* Flooding of creeks...arroyos...low water crossings...and city streets will be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.

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