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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
134 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS SATURDAY
AFTERNOON AND GUADALUPE PASS SATURDAY NIGHT...

.An intense upper level trough has brought strong winds to the
Guadalupe Mountains that will continue into the evening. High
winds are expected again Saturday and Saturday night. Expect west
winds through Saturday afternoon before gap winds develop with
northeast winds pushing through Guadalupe Pass behind a strong
cold front Saturday night.

TXZ258-290245-
/O.CON.KMAF.HW.W.0024.000000T0000Z-170429T0200Z/
/O.CON.KMAF.HW.A.0022.170429T1800Z-170430T0900Z/
Guadalupe Mountains-
Including the cities of Guadalupe Mountains NP and Pine Springs
1234 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...This afternoon and then again Saturday afternoon and
  night.

* WINDS...West 35 to 45 mph with gusts near 60 mph this
  afternoon and evening. West 40 to 50 mph with gusts near 65
  mph Saturday afternoon and evening switching to northeast at
  40 to 50 mph Saturday night.

* IMPACTS...Severe turbulence near the mountains will be
  hazardous for light low flying aircraft. These winds could
  make driving difficult for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.

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.

&&

$$

NMZ027-290245-
/O.EXT.KMAF.HW.A.0022.170429T1800Z-170430T0900Z/
/O.CON.KMAF.HW.W.0024.000000T0000Z-170429T0200Z/
Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County-
Including the city of Queen
1234 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH WIND WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...This afternoon and then again Saturday afternoon and
  evening.

* WINDS...West 35 to 45 mph with gusts near 60 mph this
  afternoon and evening. West 40 to 50 mph with gusts near 65
  mph Saturday afternoon and evening.

* IMPACTS...Severe turbulence near the mountains will be
  hazardous for light low flying aircraft. These winds could
  make driving difficult for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.

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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