New Mexico Weather Alerts, Southern Colorado Weather Alerts

Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Eddy

Flood Warning Extended Until Thursday Afternoon The Flood
Warning Continues For
The Pecos River Near Artesia 6e.
- Until Thursday Afternoon, Or Until The Warning Is Cancelled.
- Flood Stage Is 12.5 Feet (3.8 Meters).
- Impact At 13.5 Feet (4.1 Meters), The River Reaches The Floor Of
The Instrument Shelter.
This Crest Compares To A Previous Crest Of 11.5 Feet (3.5 Meters) On
Jul 18 1991.

Areal Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Eddy

The National Weather Service In Midland Has Issued A
- Flood Warning For Urban Areas And Small Streams In
Eddy County In Southeast New Mexico
- Until 1030 Pm Mdt
- At 229 Pm Mdt Little Additional Rainfall Has Occurred In Eddy
County Today. Emergency Management Officials Indicate That
Multiple Roads Remain Closed Due To High Water Resulting From
Runoff Of Very Heavy Rainfall That Occurred Over The Last Few
Days. Flooding Of Secondary Roads In Eddy County Is Expected To
Continue Through This Evening.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Flood Warning Means That Flooding Is Imminent Or Has Been Reported.
Stream Rises Will Be Slow And Flash Flooding Is Not Expected.
However All Interested Parties Should Take Necessary Precautions
Immediately.
Do Not Drive Your Vehicle Into Areas Where The Water Covers The
Roadway. The Water Depth May Be Too Great To Allow Your Car To Cross
Safely.
For Road Conditions In New Mexico Please Call The New Mexico
Department Of Transportation At 1 800 432 4269.