Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
1047 PM MST Sun Feb 18 2018

...SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL RETURNS TO PORTIONS OF NEW MEXICO...

.Strong and moist southwest flow will result in snow developing
in the northwest and southwest mountains beginning tonight. Snow
will then increase Monday into Monday night in advance of a
strong cold front, forecast to push through late Monday night.
Strong winds accompanying the system will create areas of blowing
and drifting snow as well as reduced visibilities.

NMZ503-504-508-510-511-191200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WS.W.0003.180219T0600Z-180220T1200Z/
Far Northwest Highlands-Northwest Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Juan Mountains-Jemez Mountains-
1047 PM MST Sun Feb 18 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow
  accumulations of 4 to 8 inches above 7000 feet, with amounts
  between 10 and 16 inches above 9000 feet, are expected. Locally
  higher amounts are possible.

* WHERE...Far Northwest Highlands, Northwest Highlands, Southwest
  Mountains, San Juan or Tusas Mountains, and the Jemez
  Mountains.

* WHEN...Until 5 AM MST Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions. Tree
  branches could fall. Winds gusting as high as 50 mph will cause
  areas of blowing and drifting snow. Visibilities may be reduced
  significantly.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe
winter weather conditions will make travel very hazardous or
impossible. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food
and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest
road conditions for the state you are calling from can be
obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

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