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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
427 AM MDT SAT APR 23 2016

NMZ501>507-510>516-521-523-527>531-231800-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WI.Y.0020.160423T1800Z-160424T0100Z/
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-UNION COUNTY-HARDING COUNTY-
427 AM MDT SAT APR 23 2016

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MDT THIS
EVENING.

* LOCATION...WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST PLATEAU...WEST CENTRAL
  MOUNTAINS...WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS...NORTHERN AND
  CENTRAL MOUNTAINS...UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY...CENTRAL AND
  NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS...AND NORTHEAST PLAINS.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN THROUGH THE MORNING AND BECOME
  HAZARDOUS DURING THE AFTERNOON. SPEEDS WILL WEAKEN TOWARD
  SUNSET.

* VISIBILITY...DROPPING BELOW 3 MILES AT TIMES IN DUST PRONE
  LOCATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE OBJECTS MAY BECOME
  AIRBORNE. FLIMSY STRUCTURES MAY BLOW OVER.

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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