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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
328 PM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

...WINDY CONDITIONS THIS EVENING AND POTENTIALLY DAMAGING WINDS
MONDAY FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...

.A STRONG UPPER LEVEL JET STREAM WILL CONTINUE TO CREATE WINDY
CONDITIONS THROUGH THIS EVENING...AND POTENTIALLY EVEN STRONGER
WINDS ON MONDAY...ACROSS PORTIONS OF CENTRAL NEW MEXICO. THE
STRONGEST WINDS WILL FAVOR THE SANDIA AND MANZANO MOUNTAINS AS
WELL AS THE CENTRAL HIGHLANDS. WIND SPEEDS ON MONDAY HAVE THE
POTENTIAL TO CAUSE DAMAGE TO PROPERTY...INCLUDING TREES AND
POWERLINES. WINDS SPEEDS WILL EASE MONDAY EVENING.

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CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
328 PM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS EVENING...
...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A HIGH
WIND WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOCATION...THE CENTRAL HIGHLANDS AND GUADALUPE COUNTY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH THROUGH
  THIS EVENING. ON MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS SUSTAINED AT 35 TO 45
  MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 65 MPH.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING BEFORE
  DIMINISHING. STRONGER WINDS ARE EXPECTED ON MONDAY. WINDS WILL
  RAMP UP QUICKLY MONDAY MORNING...PEAK DURING THE MID TO LATE
  AFTERNOON HOURS...AND TAPER OFF DURING THE EVENING.

* VISIBILITY...NO WIDESPREAD REDUCTIONS ARE EXPECTED.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL BE A NUISANCE FOR LARGE
  AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...INCLUDING ALONG INTERSTATE 40
  BETWEEN CLINES CORNERS AND NEWKIRK.

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.

REMEMBER...A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR
A POTENTIALLY DAMAGING HIGH WIND EVENT IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH
AREA. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS OF 58 MPH
OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE. MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS
AT WEATHER.GOV/ABQ...LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR
FAVORITE MEDIA OUTLET.

&&

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EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-
328 PM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION...THIS INCLUDES EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY.

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

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK THIS AFTERNOON BEFORE TAPERING OFF
  SLIGHTLY THIS EVENING. STRONG WINDS MAY RETURN ON MONDAY.

* VISIBILITY...NO WIDESPREAD REDUCTIONS ARE EXPECTED.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL BE A NUISANCE FOR
  LARGE AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

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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SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-
328 PM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A HIGH
WIND WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOCATION...THIS INCLUDES THE SANDIA AND MANZANO MOUNTAINS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 65 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL RAMP UP QUICKLY MONDAY MORNING...PEAK DURING
  THE MID TO LATE AFTERNOON HOURS...AND DIMINISH AROUND SUNSET.

* VISIBILITY...NO WIDESPREAD VISIBILITY RESTRICTIONS ARE EXPECTED.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...THE POTENTIALLY DAMAGING WINDS WILL RESULT IN
  VERY HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
  VEHICLES. DOWNED POWER LINES...BROKEN TREE LIMBS AND TOSSED LAWN
  FURNITURE WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR
A POTENTIALLY DAMAGING HIGH WIND EVENT IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH
AREA. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS OF 58 MPH
OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE. MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS
AT WEATHER.GOV/ABQ...LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR
FAVORITE MEDIA OUTLET.

&&

$$

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