Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
353 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...HEAVY AND WET SNOW TO CONTINUE FOR PARTS OF NORTHERN AND
CENTRAL NEW MEXICO TODAY...

.MOUNTAIN SNOW AND A LOWER ELEVATION RAIN SNOW MIX WILL CONTINUE
ACROSS THE LAND OF ENCHANTMENT TODAY. ADDITIONAL SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS WILL GENERALLY BE AROUND 1 OR 2 INCHES...EXCEPT
ACROSS THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS WHERE AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES
ARE POSSIBLE. AS THE UPPER LOW RESPONSIBLE FOR THE PRECIPITATION
DIVES SOUTH TOWARD THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA LATER TODAY...
PRECIPITATION WILL DIMINISH.

NMZ502-504-506-508-510>517-521>523-526-529-311900-
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CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-ESTANCIA VALLEY-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
353 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5
PM MST THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...EXPECT ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS
  BETWEEN 1 OR 2 INCHES BELOW 7500 FEET AND 2 TO 4 INCHES ABOVE
  7500 FEET.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE OFF AND ON BEFORE DIMINISHING LATE
  THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NO SIGNIFICANT WINDS ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM
  SYSTEM.

* SNOW LEVELS...SNOW LEVELS WILL GENERALLY FLUCTUATE BETWEEN 6000
  TO 6500 FEET THIS MORNING BEFORE GRADUALLY RISING ABOVE 7500
  FEET THIS AFTERNOON.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...VISIBILITIES MAY BE LOWERED IN SNOW. EXPECT
  WINTER WEATHER DRIVING CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY ABOVE 7500 FEET
  WHERE SNOW-PACKED AND ICY ROADS MAY EXIST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...
AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

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NORTHWEST PLATEAU-
353 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST TODAY...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON
MST TODAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL INCH FAVORING ELEVATED
  TERRAIN.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS MORNING ALTHOUGH MAY
  MIX WITH RAIN AT TIMES ACROSS THE LOWER ELEVATIONS.

* WINDS...NO SIGNIFICANT WINDS ARE EXPECTED.

* SNOW LEVELS...NEAR 5500 FEET THIS MORNING RISING ABOVE 7000 FEET
  THIS AFTERNOON.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...VISIBILITIES MAY BE LOWERED IN FALLING SNOW.
  WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY OVER
  ELEVATED TERRAIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL PRIMARILY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

NMZ503-518-524-527-528-531-533-311900-
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FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-SANTA FE METRO AREA-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-HARDING COUNTY-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
353 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM
MST THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...EXPECT ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1
  OR 2 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON BEFORE
  DIMINISHING.

* WINDS...NO SIGNIFICANT WINDS ARE EXPECTED.

* SNOW LEVELS...LIFTING FROM AROUND 5000 FEET EARLY THIS MORNING
  TO AROUND 7000 FEET SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED IN FALLING SNOW AND
  AREAS OF DENSE FOG. SLUSHY AND ICY ROADS MAY EXIST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL PRIMARILY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

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