Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
344 PM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW FOR NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST NEW
MEXICO LATER TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH TO OUR NORTHWEST AND A WEAKENING STORM
APPROACHING NORTHERN BAJA CA WILL TRY AND MERGE WEDNESDAY AND
BRING PORTIONS OF NEW MEXICO SOME MORE SNOW LATER TONIGHT INTO
WEDNESDAY NIGHT. RATHER STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS BEHIND THE FRONT
WILL CREATE BLOWING SNOW IN THE FAR NORTHEAST. ACCUMULATING SNOW
WILL LIKELY DEVELOP FARTHER TO THE SOUTH WEDNESDAY WITH ADDITIONAL
HEADLINES PROBABLY BEING ISSUED.

NMZ512>516-527-528-040600-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WW.Y.0012.150304T0700Z-150305T0700Z/
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
344 PM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
MIDNIGHT MST WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT MST WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES BELOW 7500 FEET AND 3 TO 6
  INCHES ABOVE 7500 FEET.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING THEN INCREASE IN
  INTENSITY AND COVERAGE AROUND MIDNIGHT TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
  BEFORE DIMINISHING EARLY WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...WILL BE MOSTLY LIGHT EXCEPT OVER THE RATON RIDGE...
  JOHNSON MESA AREA AND THE FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS. THESE AREAS
  WILL HAVE NORTHEAST WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH WITH HIGHER
  GUSTS. THIS WILL CREATE SOME BLOWING SNOW.

* SNOW LEVELS...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL
  LOCATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP LATE
  TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT DUE TO SNOW PACKED AND
  ICY ROADS. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED IN SNOW...AND FURTHER
  REDUCED IN BLOWING SNOW OVER EASTERN AREAS. THIS INCLUDES I 25
  FROM WATROUS TO RATON PASS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
PRIMARILY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

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NMZ530-531-040600-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WW.Y.0012.150304T0700Z-150305T0700Z/
UNION COUNTY-HARDING COUNTY-
344 PM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
MIDNIGHT MST WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW TO BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT MST WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP EARLY TONIGHT THEN INCREASE IN
  INTENSITY AND COVERAGE LATE TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY BEFORE
  DIMINISHING EARLY WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTH TO NORTHEAST AT 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

* SNOW LEVELS...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL
  LOCATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP LATE
  TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT DUE TO SNOW PACKED AND
  ICY ROADS. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW
  CREATING NEAR WHITE OUT CONDITIONS ON OCCASION. U.S. HIGHWAYS
  56...64 AND 87 WILL BE IMPACTED BY THE SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE RESTRICTED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING
AND BLOWING SNOW.

&&

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