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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service El Paso TX/Santa Teresa NM
730 AM MST Thu Feb 23 2017

Upper Gila River Valley-Southern Gila Highlands/Black Range-
Southern Gila Foothills/Mimbres Valley-
Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley-Lowlands of the Bootheel-
Uplands of the Bootheel-Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin-
Eastern Black Range Foothills-Sierra County Lakes-
Northern Dona Ana County-Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley-
Central Tularosa Basin-Southern Tularosa Basin-
West Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-
Sacramento Mountains Above 7500 Feet-
East Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-Otero Mesa-
Western El Paso County-Eastern/Central El Paso County-
Northern Hudspeth Highlands/Hueco Mountains-Salt Basin-
Southern Hudspeth Highlands-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern El Paso/Western Hudspeth Counties-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern Hudspeth County-
730 AM MST Thu Feb 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of south central
New Mexico, southwest New Mexico, and southwest Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
An upper level storm system will combine with deep area of surface
low pressure in the Texas Panhandle to create very strong
afternoon and evening winds. We will see winds of 30 to 35 mph
with gusts to 45 mph this afternoon and evening with stronger
winds and gusts on the east slopes of area mountains. Blowing dust
may occasionally reduce visibilities especially west of the Rio

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

We could see strong winds again on Sunday and again on Tuesday.
Blowing dust will also be possible both of those days.

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.


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