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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
241 PM MST Sat Feb 17 2018

...SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL COMING TO THE TUSAS MOUNTAINS AND
SURROUNDING HIGHLANDS SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.Moist southwest flow will result in snow showers developing
across the northwest mountains near Chama beginning Sunday night.
Good chances for snow will then increase Monday into Monday night
in advance of a strong cold front, forecast to push through
Tuesday. Strong winds accompanying the system will create areas of
blowing and drifting snow as well as reduced visibilities.

NMZ510-181100-
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San Juan Mountains-
241 PM MST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING
THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow possible. Total snow
  accumulations of 4 to 8 inches, except over 10 inches are
  possible above 9000 feet.

* WHERE...Tusas Mountains, otherwise known as the San Juan
  Mountains.

* WHEN...From Sunday evening through late Monday night.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions. Tree
  branches could fall. Significant reductions in visibility are
  possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.

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