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Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
155 PM MDT Fri May 19 2017

...FREEZING TEMPERATURES TONIGHT FOR NORTHERN NEW MEXICO...

.An unseasonably cold storm system exiting northern New Mexico
tonight will leave freezing temperatures in it`s wake Saturday
morning. The combination of dry air with clearing skies tonight
will increase the potential for freezing temperatures over parts
of northern New Mexico that have already begun the growing season.
Temperatures are expected to fall to between 28 and 34 degrees
around Farmington, Santa Fe, Espanola, the Estancia Valley, and
from Raton to Las Vegas. Temperatures will warm quickly after
sunrise Saturday.

NMZ501-517-518-522-523-528-529-201300-
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Northwest Plateau-Lower Chama River Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Estancia Valley-Central Highlands-Far Northeast Highlands-
Northeast Highlands-
155 PM MDT Fri May 19 2017

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 7 AM MDT SATURDAY...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Freeze
Warning, which is in effect from 3 AM to 7 AM MDT Saturday.

* LOCATION...Areas around Farmington, Santa Fe, Espanola, the
  Estancia Valley, and from Raton to Las Vegas.

* TIMING...The greatest potential for freezing temperatures will
  occur between 3am and 7am.

* TEMPERATURES...28 to 34 degrees.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...Temperatures at or below freezing for a couple
  hours will damage or kill unprotected vegetable gardens and
  other sensitive vegetation. Exposed outdoor plumbing should be
  re-winterized tonight.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Freeze Warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or
highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and other
sensitive vegetation.

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