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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
128 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...HIGH WINDS ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND EAST SLOPES THIS EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT WITH A STRONG JET AND POWERFUL COLD FRONT PASSAGE...

.THE COMBINATION OF A JET OF HIGH WINDS ALOFT ACCOMPANYING A STRONG
SHORTWAVE DISTURBANCE AND A RAPIDLY MOVING SURFACE COLD FRONT WILL
BRING STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS TO PORTIONS OF THE BORDERLAND REGION
LATE AFTERNOON THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. NORTHWEST WINDS
WILL BEGIN TO INCREASE THROUGH THE AFTERNOON HOURS MONDAY AND
FURTHER INCREASE THROUGHOUT THE EVENING AS THE FRONT APPROACHES.
WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF
THE BLACK RANGE AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS TONIGHT. IN ADDITION HIGHER
PEAKS...PASSES...AND ADJACENT EAST SLOPES OF THE SAN ANDRES...
ORGAN...AND FRANKLIN MOUNTAIN RANGES WILL ALSO SEE STRONG WINDS
OVERNIGHT. THESE WINDS WILL TURN NORTHERLY BEHIND THE FRONT AND
BEGIN TO DIMINISH TOWARD DAYBREAK.

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WEST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 7500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MESCALERO...MOUNTAIN PARK...TIMBERON...
CLOUDCROFT...SUNSPOT...APACHE SUMMIT...MAYHILL...SACRAMENTO...
PINON
128 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 AM MST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA HAS
ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 6 AM MST TUESDAY.


* EVENT: STRONG NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS OVER THE SACRAMENTO
  MOUNTAINS THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS BECOMING NORTHERLY AT 25 TO 35 MPH WITH
  SOME HIGHER GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 45 MPH OVER EXPOSED HIGH
  SLOPES...THROUGH PASSES...AND OVER ADJACENT EAST SLOPES.

* TIMING: BECOMING BREEZY MONDAY AFTERNOON...WINDS INCREASING IN
  THE EVENING HOURS AND PEAKING FROM 11PM THROUGH 3AM TONIGHT.
  WINDS DIMINISHING AROUND SUNRISE BACK TO 15 TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACT: STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL BE HAZARDOUS FOR LARGE AND HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES...AND POTENTIALLY CREATE DAMAGE TO WEAKENED AND
  LIGHT WEIGHT STRUCTURES...POWER LINES...TREES... AND CHRISTMAS
  DECORATIONS. IN ADDITION...THE SLIGHT THREAT OF SNOW WITH THESE
  WINDS COULD CREATE LOW VISIBILITIES IN BLIZZARD-LIKE CONDITIONS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

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SOUTHERN TULAROSA BASIN-EASTERN/CENTRAL EL PASO COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OROGRANDE...
WHITE SANDS RANGE HEADQUARTERS...CHAPARRAL...FORT BLISS...
SOCORRO...EAST AND NORTHEAST EL PASO
128 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM MST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA HAS
ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS
EVENING TO 6 AM MST TUESDAY.

* EVENT: STRONG NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS PRIMARILY OVER THE UPPER
  SLOPES...THROUGH PASSES...AND OVER EAST SLOPES ADJACENT TO THE
  SAN ANDRES...ORGAN...AND FRANKLIN MOUNTAINS.

* LOCATIONS: AREAS EXPECTED TO BE IMPACTED WITH THESE STRONG WINDS
  INCLUDE WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE...AND NORTHEAST EL PASO.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS BECOMING NORTHERLY AT 25 TO 35 MPH WITH
  SOME HIGHER GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 45 MPH OVER EXPOSED HIGH
  SLOPES...THROUGH PASSES...AND EAST OF RIDGES.

* TIMING: BECOMING BREEZY MONDAY AFTERNOON...WINDS INCREASING IN
  THE EVENING HOURS AND PEAKING FROM 11PM THROUGH 3AM TONIGHT.
  WINDS DIMINISHING AROUND SUNRISE BACK TO 15 TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACT: STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL BE HAZARDOUS FOR LARGE AND HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES...AND POTENTIALLY CREATE DAMAGE TO WEAKENED AND
  LIGHT WEIGHT STRUCTURES...POWER LINES...TREES... AND CHRISTMAS
  DECORATIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

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SOUTHERN GILA HIGHLANDS/BLACK RANGE-
SOUTHERN GILA FOOTHILLS/MIMBRES VALLEY-
EASTERN BLACK RANGE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SILVER CITY...LAKE ROBERTS...KINGSTON...
FORT BAYARD...MIMBRES...FAYWOOD...HURLEY...GRANT COUNTY AIRPORT...
HILLSBORO...WINSTON
128 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 AM MST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA HAS
ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 10 AM MST TUESDAY.

* EVENT: STRONG NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS OVER THE BLACK RANGE AND
  ADJACENT FOOTHILLS AND MESAS.

* LOCATIONS: AREAS EXPECTED TO BE IMPACTED WITH THESE STRONG WINDS
  INCLUDE KINGSTON AND HILLSBORO.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS BECOMING NORTHERLY AT 25 TO 35 MPH WITH
  SOME HIGHER GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 45 MPH OVER EXPOSED HIGH
  SLOPES...THROUGH PASSES...AND EAST OF RIDGES.

* TIMING: BECOMING MILDLY WINDY LATE AFTERNOON...WINDS INCREASING IN
  THE EVENING HOURS AND PEAKING FROM 10PM THROUGH 6AM TONIGHT.
  WINDS DIMINISHING AFTER SUNRISE BACK TO 15 TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACT: STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL BE HAZARDOUS FOR LARGE AND HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES...AND POTENTIALLY CREATE DAMAGE TO WEAKENED AND
  LIGHT WEIGHT STRUCTURES...POWER LINES...TREES... AND CHRISTMAS
  DECORATIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

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