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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
752 PM MST SAT JAN 21 2017

...STRONG TO DAMAGING WINDS TONIGHT...

.AREAS ALONG AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 40 WILL SEE ANOTHER INCREASE
IN WINDS THIS EVENING AS WINDS ALOFT STRENGTHEN...ESPECIALLY
ALONG AND JUST EAST OF THE CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS.
WINDS WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN DURING THE LATE NIGHT HOURS AND
THROUGH SUNRISE SUNDAY.

NMZ521-523-524-533-537>540-221100-
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SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-GUADALUPE COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-
SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
752 PM MST SAT JAN 21 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...THIS INCLUDES THE SANDIA AND MANZANO MOUNTAINS...
  CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS AS WELL AS GUADALUPE...DE
  BACA...CHAVES AND EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTIES.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 MPH
  THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...WIND SPEEDS WILL PEAK IN STRENGTH THIS EVENING BEFORE
  DIMINISHING TOWARD SUNRISE SUNDAY.

* VISIBILITY...LOCAL REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY ARE POSSIBLE IN
  BLOWING SNOW ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS ARE EXPECTED ON NORTH TO
  SOUTH ORIENTED ROADWAYS INCLUDING HIGHWAY 285 BETWEEN CLINES
  CORNERS AND ROSWELL. LOOSE AND LIGHTWEIGHT OBJECTS MAY BECOME
  LOFTED. DOWNED TREE LIMBS AND POWERLINES ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.

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.

&&

$$

NMZ526-221100-
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SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
752 PM MST SAT JAN 21 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...THE SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS INCLUDING RUIDOSO.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST AT 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 70
  MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK IN STRENGTH THIS EVENING BEFORE
  WEAKENING TOWARD SUNRISE SUNDAY.

* VISIBILITY...LOCAL REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY ARE POSSIBLE DUE
  TO BLOWING SNOW.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS ARE EXPECTED ON NORTH TO
  SOUTH ORIENTED ROADS. LOOSE AND LIGHTWEIGHT OBJECTS MAY BECOME
  LOFTED. DOWNED TREE LIMBS AND POWERLINES ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.

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.

&&

$$

NMZ507-519-520-522-525-534>536-221100-
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WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY/ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-ESTANCIA VALLEY-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
QUAY COUNTY-CURRY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-
752 PM MST SAT JAN 21 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...THIS INCLUDES THE MIDDLE AND LOWER RIO GRANDE....
  ESTANCIA AND UPPER TULAROSA VALLEYS AS WELL AS QUAY...CURRY
  AND ROOSEVELT COUNTIES AND THE WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 35 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP
  TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS MAY STRENGTHEN AT TIMES THIS EVENING...THEN
  WEAKEN AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* VISIBILITY...MAY BE LOCALLY REDUCED IN AREAS OF BLOWING DUST.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS ARE EXPECTED ON NORTH TO
  SOUTH ORIENTED ROADWAYS INCLUDING INTERSTATE 25 BETWEEN
  ALBUQUERQUE AND SOCORRO. DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE
  EXPECTED FOR 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.

&&

$$

NMZ506-508-221100-
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WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
752 PM MST SAT JAN 21 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...THIS INCLUDES THE WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST
  MOUNTAINS.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 35 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP
  TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...WIND SPEEDS MAY STRENGTHEN AT TIMES THIS EVENING
  BEFORE DECREASING DURING THE LATE NIGHT HOURS.

* VISIBILITY...MAY BE LOCALLY REDUCED IN AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS ARE EXPECTED ON NORTH TO
  SOUTH ORIENTED ROADWAYS. DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE
  EXPECTED FOR 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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