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City of Farmington NM
Monday October 19th, 2015 :: 07:46 p.m. MDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 08:15PM

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... NORTHEASTERN SAN JUAN COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO... NORTHWESTERN RIO ARRIBA COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...

* UNTIL 815 PM MDT

* AT 744 PM MDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER NAVAJO LAKE STATE PARK...OR OVER NAVAJO DAM...MOVING NORTH AT 30 MPH. HAZARD...QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND 60 MPH WIND GUSTS. SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED. IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... NAVAJO DAM AND NAVAJO LAKE STATE PARK. HAIL...1.00IN WIND...60MPH

* AFFECTED AREAS: RIO ARRIBA ... SAN JUAN

Instructions:

MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A BUILDING. LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

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Address/Location
City of Farmington NM
800 N Municipal Dr
Farmington, NM 87401

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 505-327-7701

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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