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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service El Paso TX/Santa Teresa NM
412 AM MDT Thu Mar 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-
412 AM MDT Thu Mar 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
Very windy mainly during the afternoon and evening with winds
gusting around 50 to 60 mph. Blowing dust will reduce the visibility
to less than a mile over a few areas including along Interstate 10
between El Paso and Las Cruces and also around Deming and Lordsburg
resulting in dangerous driving conditions. The high winds and low
humidity will also create critical fire weather conditions over some

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Windy Friday with winds gusting around 40 mph.

Possibly breezy to windy with a few lowland rain and high mountain
snow showers Tuesday and Wednesday.


Spotter activation will not be needed.



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