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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
350 AM MDT SAT MAY 16 2015

...STRONG WESTERLY WINDS ACROSS MUCH OF EASTERN NEW MEXICO TODAY...

.A VIGOROUS LATE SEASON UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING
STRONG WEST WINDS TO MUCH OF EASTERN NEW MEXICO FROM LATE THIS
MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

NMZ523-526-529>540-162200-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WI.Y.0016.150516T1700Z-150517T0300Z/
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
UNION COUNTY-HARDING COUNTY-EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-
GUADALUPE COUNTY-QUAY COUNTY-CURRY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-
DE BACA COUNTY-CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-
SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
350 AM MDT SAT MAY 16 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING.

* LOCATION...MUCH THE AREA EAST OF THE CENTRAL MOUNTAIN CHAIN.

* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST FROM 25 TO 35 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL
  GUSTS TO NEAR 50 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE DURING THE LATE MORNING...PEAKING
  DURING THE AFTERNOON THEN DECREASING DURING THE EVENING.

* VISIBILITY...POTENTIAL FOR BRIEF LOCALIZED REDUCTIONS TO LESS
  THAN 5 MILES IN BLOWING DUST.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...STRONG CROSSWINDS ON NORTH TO SOUTH ORIENTED ROADS.

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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