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Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
855 PM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...STRONG WINDS TO PERSIST THROUGH TONIGHT AND TUESDAY ACROSS
CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL AREAS...

.Strong west and southwest winds will weaken most places overnight,
but they will continue through tonight and Tuesday across central
and south central areas as a strong jet stream traverses New
Mexico. Peak gusts will reach up to 50 mph, except up to 60 mph in
the south central mountains tonight and Tuesday. The potential
exists for strong winds to become widespread again Tuesday mainly
along and south of I-40. The jet stream will gradually exit east
of New Mexico Tuesday night and Wednesday allowing winds to
weaken.

NMZ526-540-251100-
/O.EXP.KABQ.WI.Y.0028.000000T0000Z-170425T0300Z/
/O.CON.KABQ.HW.W.0015.170425T0300Z-170426T0200Z/
South Central Mountains-Southwest Chaves County-
855 PM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT TUESDAY...
...WIND ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION...South Central Mountains and Southwest Chaves County.

* WINDS...West and southwest at 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50
  mph through this evening, then strengthening tonight with
  occasional gusts approaching 60 mph. West at 30 to 40 mph with
  gusts around 60 mph on Tuesday.

* TIMING...Winds will remain strong through tonight, then
  strengthen further on Tuesday, before weakening but remaining
  windy Tuesday night.

* VISIBILITY...Locally reduced at times in dust prone locations.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...Strong cross winds will impact north-to-south
  roads like I-25. Light-weight and unsecured objects may become
  airborne. Flimsy structures may topple over.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Remember, A High Wind Warning means damaging winds are imminent
or highly likely. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or
gusts of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.

&&

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NMZ502-505>508-512>515-518>522-524-525-528-529-250400-
/O.EXP.KABQ.WI.Y.0028.000000T0000Z-170425T0300Z/
Chuska Mountains-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest 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-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains-Estancia Valley-
South Central Highlands-Upper Tularosa Valley-
Far Northeast Highlands-Northeast Highlands-
855 PM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...WIND ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

Winds have subsided below advisory levels.

$$

NMZ523-539-251100-
/O.CON.KABQ.WI.Y.0028.000000T0000Z-170426T0200Z/
Central Highlands-Eastern Lincoln County-
855 PM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT TUESDAY...

* LOCATION...Central Highlands and Eastern Lincoln County.

* WINDS...West and southwest at 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 55
  mph. Shifting out of the northwest Tuesday afternoon.

* TIMING...Winds will remain strong through Tuesday, before
  weakening but remaining breezy Tuesday evening.

* VISIBILITY...Locally reduced at times in dust prone locations.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...Strong cross winds will impact north-to-south
  roads like I-25 . Light-weight and unsecured objects may
  become airborne.

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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