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Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
256 PM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

...HAZARDOUS HEAT THROUGH THIS EVENING AND AGAIN FRIDAY ACROSS
WEST AND SOUTHWEST AREAS...

.A strong high pressure system centered over southern Arizona will
drift south Friday. Triple digit heat will continue this afternoon
over lower elevations, with mid to upper 90s in many higher
elevation locations. Readings will begin to trend downward across
northern and eastern areas on Friday as a strong back door cold
front banks up against the east slopes of the central mountain
chain. However, central and western areas along and south of
Interstate 40 will have to endure one more day of hazardous heat.
The back door cold front will move over western New Mexico Friday
night and the upper high will sag further south resulting in
cooler temperatures and widespread showers and thunderstorms this
weekend.

NMZ505>509-520-230100-
/O.NEW.KABQ.HT.Y.0008.170623T2000Z-170624T0100Z/
/O.CON.KABQ.HT.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-170623T0100Z/
West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-Lower Rio Grande Valley-
256 PM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

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

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect through 7 PM MDT this evening.

* LOCATION...West Central Plateau, Mountains and Highlands;
  Southwest Mountains; San Francisco and Lower Chama River
  valleys.

* TIMING...Through early evening.

* TEMPERATURES...Lower elevation highs around 100 to 105 degrees,
  except around 105 to 110 degrees across the Chaves County
  Plains. Highs mainly in the mid 90s in the mountains, with some
  cooler readings over the highest terrain.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...Very hot temperatures with rather 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.

&&

$$

NMZ501>504-517>519-521-534-538-230100-
/O.CON.KABQ.HT.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-170623T0100Z/
Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-Lower Chama River Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Sandia/Manzano Mountains-Quay County-Chaves County Plains-
256 PM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION...Northwest Plateau; Chuska and the Sandia/Manzano
  Mountains; Northwest and Far Northwest Highlands; Lower Chama
  River Valley; Santa Fe and Albuquerque Metro areas and Quay and
  Chaves Counties.

* TIMING...Through early evening.

* TEMPERATURES...Highs around 105 degrees.

* 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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