Getting A Splash Bath In Lovington, NM.
US Hwy 82/380 Flooded 4 Miles West Of Tokio In Yoakum Co.
Heavy rains (7.00"Measured In Tokio In Terry Co) Fell In Yoakum And Terry Counties West
Of Brownfield, TX Yesterday. US Hwy 82/380 Was Flooded (4 Miles West Of Tokio) 6" To A Foot Deep When We Drove Through At 12:21 PM CDT. FM Road 1780 South Of Hwy 380 Was Washed Out And Closed At 2:47 PM CDT. It Was The Most Rain I've Ever Seen/Driven Through In This Part Of West Texas. At Times It Was Like Driving Though A Car Wash. It Poured Rain On Us All The Way From Carlsbad To Lubbock.
Midland NWS Dual Pol Doppler Radar.
Estimated 2-Day Rainfall Totals.
CoCoRaHS 2-Day Rainfall Totals.
Steady soaking moderate to heavy rains fell over southeastern New Mexico and West Texas Sunday into Monday. Count your blessings because its fairly rare that we get these type of widespread beneficial rains in mid April.
Heaviest Reported Rainfall Totals By County.
3.5 WNW Roswell 3.41"
0.5 S Roswell 2.30"
33.3 WSW Carlsbad (Queen) 2.20"
Caprock Raws 1.31"
1.7 SW Tatum 1.76"
Hobbs - KM5BS 1.29"
1.7 WNW Ruidoso 1.59"
Smokey Bear Raws 1.34"
4.9 NE Cloudcroft 1.80"
Mayhill Raws 1.78"
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