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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
254 PM MDT Wed Jun 21 2017

...HAZARDOUS HEAT THROUGH THE WORK WEEK...

.A strong high pressure system over western New Mexico will
persist through Thursday before shifting southward on Friday.
Triple-digit heat will continue through Thursday over lower
elevations, with mid to upper 90s in many higher elevation
locations. High temperatures over central and western New Mexico
will vary around 8 to 14 degrees above normal with some new
records possible. Readings will begin to trend downward as the
upper level high shifts southward and a back door cold front
approaches from the northeast on Friday. Temperatures will trend
closer to normal this weekend across western New Mexico, with
below normal readings returning across the east.

NMZ538-220100-
/O.EXA.KABQ.HT.Y.0007.170622T2000Z-170623T0100Z/
Chaves County Plains-
254 PM MDT Wed Jun 21 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 7 PM MDT THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect from 2 PM to 7 PM MDT Thursday.

* LOCATION...The Chaves County Plains including Roswell.

* TIMING...Thursday afternoon and early evening.

* TEMPERATURES...Highs between 105 and 108.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...Very hot temperatures with low relative
  humidity will increase the risk for dehydration and heat
  related illnesses. Limit your exposure to the sun and shift
  timing of outdoor activities to the morning and late evening
  hours. Pets and livestock will also be impacted by these very
  hot temperatures.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when
possible and drink plenty of water.

&&

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NMZ501>509-517>521-220100-
/O.CON.KABQ.HT.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170622T0100Z/
/O.CON.KABQ.HT.Y.0007.170622T2000Z-170623T0100Z/
Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-Lower Chama River Valley-
Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains-
254 PM MDT Wed Jun 21 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING...
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 7 PM MDT
THURSDAY...

* LOCATION...Northwest Plateau and Highlands; Far Northwest
  Highlands; West Central Plateau, Mountains and Highlands; Chuska
  and Southwest Mountains; San Francisco River Valley; Lower Chama
  River Valley; and the lower and middle Rio Grande Valley
  including Albuquerque and Santa Fe.

* TIMING...During the afternoon and evening today and Thursday.

* TEMPERATURES...Lower elevation highs varying around 100 to 105
  degrees. Highs mainly in the mid 90s in the mountains, with
  some cooler readings over the highest terrain.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...Very hot temperatures with low relative
  humidity will increase the risk for dehydration and heat
  related illnesses. Limit your exposure to the sun and shift
  timing of outdoor activities to the morning and late evening
  hours. Pets and livestock will also be impacted by these very
  hot temperatures.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when
possible and drink plenty of water.

&&

$$

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