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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
406 AM MST SUN FEB 22 2015

...EAST CANYON WINDS RETURNING TODAY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.A STRONG BACK DOOR COLD FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE GAPS OF THE
CENTRAL MOUNTAIN CHAIN TODAY RESULTING IN STRONG CANYON WINDS IN
THE RIO GRANDE AND UPPER TULAROSA VALLEYS...IMPACTING AREAS FROM
ALBUQUERQUE...TO BERNARDO...TO CARRIZOZO. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE
POSSIBLE. STRONG WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS.

NMZ519-520-525-222300-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WI.Y.0002.150222T1400Z-150223T0600Z/
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
406 AM MST SUN FEB 22 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING TO 11 PM MST
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING TO 11 PM MST
THIS EVENING.

* LOCATION...THIS INCLUDES THE MIDDLE AND LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY
  AND UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY.

* WINDS...EASTERLY 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50
  MPH...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE EASTERN FOOTHILLS.

* TIMING...EASTERLY GAP WINDS WILL ARRIVE SHORTLY AFTER SUNRISE
  ACROSS THE MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY...INCLUDING THE ALBUQUERQUE
  METRO AREA. STRONG WINDS WILL BEGIN ACROSS THE LOWER RIO GRANDE
  VALLEY BY LATE MORNING AND ACROSS THE UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY BY
  MID AFTERNOON. THESE WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE EVENING FOR
  ALL AREAS.

* VISIBILITY...NO VISIBILITY RESTRICTIONS ARE EXPECTED.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL IMPACT HIGH PROFILE
  VEHICLES ON NORTH TO SOUTH ORIENTED ROADWAYS...INCLUDING
  INTERSTATE 25.

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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