Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
338 AM MST THU JAN 19 2017

...STRONG PACIFIC JET TODAY...

.A STRONG PACIFIC JET WILL BEGIN TO MOVE OVER THE AREA TODAY.
STRONG WINDS WILL MIX DOWN TO THE SURFACE AND AFFECT AREAS TO THE
LEE OF THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS. THE STRONGEST WEST/NORTHWEST WIND FLOW
IS EXPECTED ALONG A LINE FROM CLINES CORNERS TO SANTA ROSA AS WELL
AS FROM CLINES CORNERS TO CLOVIS. STRONG WINDS WILL EXPAND IN
AREAL COVERAGE ON FRIDAY AS THE JET BECOMES CENTERED OVER THE
AREA.

NMZ523-526-533-535>537-539-540-200000-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WI.Y.0004.170119T1200Z-170120T0000Z/
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
CURRY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
338 AM MST THU JAN 19 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON.

* LOCATION...CENTRAL HIGHLANDS...SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS AND
  PORTIONS OF THE EAST CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PLAINS.

* WINDS...WEST/NORTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS 45 TO 55 MPH
  FAVORING THE CLINES CORNERS AREA.

* TIMING...DEVELOPING NEAR CLINES CORNERS EARLY AND STRENGTHENING
  ACROSS THE PLAINS DURING THE MORNING TO EARLY AFTERNOON HOURS.
  PEAK SPEEDS DURING THE MID AFTERNOON HOURS.

* VISIBILITY...LITTLE IMPACT EXPECTED ALTHOUGH LOCALIZED BLOWING
  DUST POSSIBLE ACROSS RECENTLY PLOWED AG FIELDS AND CONSTRUCTION
  SITES.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...CROSSWINDS WILL DEVELOP ALONG NORTH TO SOUTH
  ORIENTATED HIGHWAYS. THIS INCLUDES IMPACT TO STATE HIGHWAY
  54...285...84 AND 54.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION WHILE TRAVELLING. SUDDEN GUSTS
OF WIND MAY CAUSE YOU TO LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR VEHICLE. EXTRA
ATTENTION SHOULD BE GIVEN TO CROSS WINDS.

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