Airport Weather Warning
Issued by NWS El Paso, TX

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AIRPORT WEATHER WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
1034 AM MST FRI JAN 20 2017

...AIRPORT WEATHER WARNING FOR EL PASO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...

VALID 01/20/2000Z - 01/22/0400Z

A PAIR OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES MOVING THROUGH THE
REGION...WILL GENERATE AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF HIGH WINDS AT THE
AIRPORT BEGINNING EARLY THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUING THROUGH
EARLY SATURDAY. SUSTAINED WEST-SOUTHWEST WIND SPEEDS OF 20-25
KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30-40 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH EARLY
TONIGHT. SUSTAINED SPEEDS MAY DROP BELOW 20 KNOTS FOR A FEW HOURS
OVERNIGHT...BUT IT WILL REMAIN VERY WINDY WITH GUSTS TO CONTINUE.

WIND SPEEDS WILL INCREASE AGAIN BEFORE DAWN SATURDAY...BEFORE A
COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH 14Z-15Z SATURDAY MORNING. WEST WINDS
30-40 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOTS OR MORE ARE EXPECTED AT THIS
TIME SATURDAY MORNING...SHIFTING WEST-NORTHWEST AFTER FRONTAL
PASSAGE. WINDS THIS STRONG WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
EVENING.

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