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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
210 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014

...STRONG WINDS ACROSS SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO AND
FAR WEST TEXAS ON CHRISTMAS AFTERNOON...

.INCREASINGLY STRONG WINDS WILL OCCUR ACROSS SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO
AND FAR WEST TEXAS FOR CHRISTMAS AFTERNOON. AN APPROACHING STRONG
PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL FOCUS STRONG WINDS ALOFT OVER THE
REGION AND TIGHTEN SURFACE GRADIENTS TO STRENGTHEN SURFACE WINDS.
SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO AROUND 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO 50 MPH AREA WIDE WITH STRONGER WINDS ALONG EASTERN SLOPES AND
OVER THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN BREEZY BUT
DIMINISH BELOW 30 MPH AFTER DARK IN SOUTHWEST NEW MEXICO AND
AROUND MIDNIGHT OVER THE SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS.

NMZ401>409-251200-
/O.CON.KEPZ.WI.Y.0023.141225T1900Z-141226T0200Z/
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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GILA HOT SPRINGS...BUCKHORN...
MULE CREEK...CLIFF...SILVER CITY...LAKE ROBERTS...KINGSTON...
FORT BAYARD...MIMBRES...FAYWOOD...HURLEY...GRANT COUNTY AIRPORT...
LORDSBURG...REDROCK...VIRDEN...ANIMAS...HACHITA...
ANTELOPE WELLS...CLOVERDALE...DEMING...COLUMBUS...HILLSBORO...
WINSTON...TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES...DERRY...SPACEPORT
210 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MST
THURSDAY...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MST THURSDAY.

* EVENT: STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS ACROSS SOUTHWEST NEW MEXICO
  CHRISTMAS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH WITH SOME
  HIGHER GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 MPH.

* TIMING: STRONGEST WINDS BETWEEN NOON AND 6 PM. WINDS WILL
  BEGIN TO DIMINISH 15 TO 25 MPH BY 7 PM

* 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.

&&

$$

NMZ414>416-251200-
/O.CON.KEPZ.WI.Y.0023.141225T1900Z-141226T0700Z/
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
210 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT
MST THURSDAY NIGHT...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT
MST THURSDAY NIGHT.

* EVENT: STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS ACROSS SOUTHWEST NEW MEXICO
  CHRISTMAS AFTERNOON AND THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH WITH SOME
  HIGHER GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 MPH OVER HIGHEST EXPOSED SLOPES...
  AND THROUGH PASSES AND GAPS.

* TIMING: STRONGEST WINDS BETWEEN NOON AND 9 PM. WINDS WILL
  BEGIN TO DIMINISH 15 TO 25 MPH BY MIDNIGHT.

* 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.

&&

$$

ROGASH





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