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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
325 AM MST FRI JAN 20 2017

...STRONG JET WILL REMAIN OVER THE AREA TODAY...

.ATMOSPHERIC MIXING WILL INCREASE AND ALLOW STRONG WINDS ALOFT TO
MIX TO THE SURFACE LATE MORNING INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON. PEAK
WINDS WILL OCCUR DURING THE MID AFTERNOON PERIOD. THE STRONGER
WIND FLOW WILL EXPAND IN COVERAGE AND INTENSITY COMPARED TO
YESTERDAY AND IMPACT MOST AREAS ALONG AND TO THE EAST OF THE
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS.

NMZ515-521>523-526>537-539-540-210000-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WI.Y.0005.170120T1700Z-170121T0000Z/
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-
ESTANCIA VALLEY-CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-UNION COUNTY-HARDING COUNTY-
EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-GUADALUPE COUNTY-QUAY COUNTY-
CURRY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
325 AM MST FRI JAN 20 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM MST
THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM MST
THIS AFTERNOON.

* LOCATION...MOST AREAS ALONG AND TO THE EAST OF THE CENTRAL
  MOUNTAINS EXTENDING EASTWARD TO THE TEXAS BORDER.

* WINDS...WESTERLY 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS 45 TO 55 MPH.

* TIMING...DEVELOPING LATE MORNING WITH MOST INTENSE WINDS BETWEEN
  1 TO 3 PM MST.

* VISIBILITY...LITTLE IMPACT EXPECTED ALTHOUGH LOCALIZED BLOWING
  DUST POSSIBLE ACROSS RECENTLY PLOWED AG FIELDS AND CONSTRUCTION
  SITES. BLOWING SNOW EXPECTED ACROSS THE HIGHEST TERRAIN OF THE
  SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...CROSSWINDS WILL DEVELOP ALONG NORTH TO SOUTH
  ORIENTATED HIGHWAYS.

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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