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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
1052 AM MST FRI JAN 20 2017

...VERY STRONG AND DAMAGING WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

.AN APPROACHING UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING STRONG WINDS
TO THE REGION THIS AFTERNOON AND THEN VERY STRONG WINDS ON
SATURDAY. THE VERY STRONG WINDS ON SATURDAY WILL COMBINE WITH THE
COOL AIR WHICH IN THE PAST HAS LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE. IT IS
LIKELY WE COULD SEE POWER OUTAGES...TREES BLOWN DOWN...TRUCKS
BLOWN OFF THE ROAD OR OTHER ISOLATED PROPERTY DAMAGE SATURDAY
AFTERNOON. THE WINDS WILL SLOW BY EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

NMZ404>407-410-411-413-417-TXZ418>424-210700-
/O.UPG.KEPZ.HW.A.0001.170121T1800Z-170122T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KEPZ.HW.W.0001.170121T1800Z-170122T1200Z/
SOUTHWEST DESERT/LOWER GILA RIVER VALLEY-LOWLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-
UPLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-SOUTHWEST DESERT/MIMBRES BASIN-
NORTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY-SOUTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY/MESILLA VALLEY-
SOUTHERN TULAROSA BASIN-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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LORDSBURG...RED ROCK...VIRDEN...
ANTELOPE WELLS...ANIMAS...HACHITA...CLOVERDALE...DEMING...
COLUMBUS...GARFIELD...HATCH...RADIUM SPRINGS...LAS CRUCES...
VADO...SUNLAND PARK...CHAPARRAL...OROGRANDE...
WHITE SANDS RANGE HEADQUARTERS...CROW FLATS...DOWNTOWN EL PASO...
WEST EL PASO...UPPER VALLEY...EAST AND NORTHEAST EL PASO...
SOCORRO...FORT BLISS...HUECO TANKS...LOMA LINDA...CORNUDAS...
DELL CITY...SALT FLAT...SIERRA BLANCA...FABENS...FORT HANCOCK...
TORNILLO...INDIAN HOT SPRINGS
1052 AM MST FRI JAN 20 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 5 AM MST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 5 AM MST
SUNDAY. THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL ARRIVE SATURDAY AFTERNOON
  AND CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...STRONG WINDS ON SATURDAY OF 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  60 OR HIGHER WILL BE POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...THE VERY STRONG WINDS MAY LEAD TO ISOLATED PROPERTY
  DAMAGE AND TO SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES. THE WINDS WILL ALSO
  MAKE DRIVING HAZARDOUS AND WE COULD SEE A FEW LARGE COMMERCIAL
  VEHICLES BEING BLOWN OFF THE ROAD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS
OF 58 MPH OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE.

&&

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NMZ409-412-210700-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.WI.Y.0001.170121T1800Z-170122T1200Z/
SIERRA COUNTY LAKES-CENTRAL TULAROSA BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES...DERRY...
SPACEPORT...ALAMOGORDO...TULAROSA...WHITE SANDS MONUMENT
1052 AM MST FRI JAN 20 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 5 AM MST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 5 AM MST
SUNDAY.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL ARRIVE SATURDAY AFTERNOON
  AND CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...STRONG WINDS ON SATURDAY OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  50 OR HIGHER WILL BE POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS COULD LEAD TO ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES.
  THE WINDS WILL ALSO MAKE DRIVING HAZARDOUS, ESPECIALLY ON
  NORTH-SOUTH RUNNING ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$



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