Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
432 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...

.An upper level storm system will pass to the north of the region
on Sunday, resulting in strong westerly winds through the
Guadalupe Mountains..

NMZ027-TXZ258-252245-
/O.NEW.KMAF.HW.A.0014.170326T1600Z-170327T0200Z/
Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County-Guadalupe Mountains-
Including the cities of Queen, Guadalupe Mountains NP,
and Pine Springs
332 AM MDT Sat Mar 25 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has issued a High
Wind Watch, which is in effect from Sunday morning through Sunday
evening.

* TIMING...Sunday morning through Sunday evening.

* WINDS...West 30 to 40 with gusts to around 60 mph.

* IMPACTS...Winds will be particularly hazardous at higher
  elevations where the strongest winds are likely to occur. Be
  especially careful driving in these mountainous areas as these
  winds could make driving difficult for motorists driving high
  profile vehicles such as campers, vans and tractor trailers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph, or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

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