One More Shot At Rain Today...Could Be Heavy.


(Thursday Sept 27, 2012).



(As of 5:30 AM MDT).





Another miss for southeastern New Mexico as far as the heavy rainfall that has been forecast so far. We will have another chance today into tonight then we will dry out on Saturday. Scattered rain showers and thunderstorms are forecast today, some of these may be heavy and produce localized flash flooding. Our chances of seeing rain today into tonight are generally in the 40% to 60% range. Our highs today are forecast to be in the low-mid 70's, with the low 80's forecast for Saturday and Sunday.

Heavy Rain Falling In West Texas.



Midland NWS GRLevel3 2.00 Doppler Radar Snapshots.







Very heavy rains are falling in the Midland/Odessa area early this morning. A Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 7:45 AM CDT, and a Flash Flood Watch is in effect for much of west Texas for today into late tonight.

2.22" to 3.04" of rain had already fallen in the Midland area between Midnight and 6:00 AM MDT this morning, and heavy rain continues to fall. Local Emergency Management Officials in the city of Midland are asking residents to not travel in the city this morning due to the ongoing flash flooding. Numerous high water rescues have already occurred in Midland and Odessa. City Officials in Odessa are asking residents to avoid high water prone areas due to the heavy rains and flash flooding. Rainfall totals may reach 3" - 5" across parts of west Texas by tomorrow. Its possible that a few spots may even see more than this.

The Truth Is Stranger Than Fiction!

 My Web Page Is Best Viewed With Google Chrome.

Comments

View My Archived Past Blog Posts

Show more

Current Watches In Effect

Current Watches In Effect
Click On The Map To Open It Up

NWS Nationwide

NWS Nationwide
Click On The Map To Enlarge It

Eddy County

Chaves County

Lea County

Lincoln County

Otero County

NWS Midland

NWS Midland
Click On The Map For Forecasts/Watches/Warnings

NWS Albuquerque

NWS Albuquerque
Click On The Map For Forecasts/Watches/Warnings

NWS Lubbock.

NWS Lubbock.
Click On The Map For Forecasts/Watches/Warnings

NWS El Paso.

NWS El Paso.
Click On The Map For Forecasts/Watches/Warnings

Regional Radar

Regional Radar
Click On The Map To Enlarge It

National Radar

National Radar
Click On The Map To Enlarge It

Current Temperatures

Current Temperatures
Click On The Map To Open It Up

Current Heat Index/Wind Chill

Current Heat Index/Wind Chill
Click On The Map To Open It Up

Today's Forecast High Temps

Today's Forecast High Temps
Click On The Map To Enlarge It

Tonight's Forecast Low Temps

Tonight's Forecast Low Temps
Click On The Map To Enlarge It

Tomorrow's Forecast High Temps

Tomorrow's Forecast High Temps
Click On The Map To Enlarge It

My Photo Slide Show

My Photo Slide Show
Click On The Image To Enlarge It

Disclaimer

This blog and its contents are for informational purposes only! Always have multiple sources of information available to rely on during severe weather.
United States Weather Group

Pageviews Since June 2010.