Southern Gila Foothills/Mimbres Valley NM-
Southern Gila Highlands/Black Range NM-Upper Gila River Valley NM-
218 PM MDT MON JUL 16 2018
...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTH CENTRAL GRANT COUNTY UNTIL
300 PM MDT...
At 218 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Silver City. This storm was nearly stationary.
Nickel size hail and wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with
Locations impacted include...
Hanover, Mangas Springs, Cherry Creek Campground, Arenas Valley,
Fierro, Pinos Altos, Tyrone, Cobre, McMillan Campground, Mangas
Valley, Santa Clara, Silver City, North Hurley, Bayard, Fort Bayard,
Hurley, Little Walnut Village and Tyrone Mine.
Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.