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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
822 AM MDT FRI MAY 6 2016

EARLY THIS MORNING A FEW LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS LINGERED ACROSS
NORTHERN NEW MEXICO...DRY CONDITIONS ELSEWHERE. MORNING LOW
TEMPERATURES WERE GENERALLY IN THE 40S TO THE 50S ACROSS THE
STATE. EXTREMES RANGED FROM 42 DEGREES AT RATON TO 60 DEGREES
AT THE ALBUQUERQUE SUNPORT.

THE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY CONTINUE TO DRIFT
EASTWARD TODAY...BUT THE MAIN STORY TODAY WILL BE SOUTHERLY
GUSTY TO WINDY CONDITIONS TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE STATE THIS
AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE INTO THE EARLY EVENING. A FEW LIGHT
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN
ACROSS NEW MEXICO. HIGH TEMPERATURES TODAY WILL BE IN THE
60S TO THE 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS...AND FROM THE 70S TO THE 80S
ELSEWHERE...EXCEPT FOR SOME LOCATIONS ACROSS THE EASTERN PLAINS
WILL SEE HIGHS INTO THE 90S.

MEANWHILE THIS WEEKEND A DEEP LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TO THE
WEST WILL GRADUALLY START TO TRACK NORTH OF NEW MEXICO.
THIS UPSTREAM SYSTEM WILL DRAW STRONGER WINDS INTO THE
REGION WITH A FEW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AND A AMIDST
COOLING TREND THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

$$

RTJ



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