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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1000 PM MST SUN JAN 15 2017

...ACCUMULATING SNOW CONTINUING FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL AND
NORTHEAST NEW MEXICO TONIGHT INTO MONDAY...

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CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
1000 PM MST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS CANCELLED THE
WINTER STORM WARNING.

WHILE SPOTTY LIGHT SNOWFALL MAY CONTINUE TONIGHT...THE POTENTIAL
FOR ADDITIONAL SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS HAS DIMINISHED.

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SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
1000 PM MST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM MST MONDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 12 INCHES
  WITH LOCALLY GREATER AMOUNTS FROM ONE TO 2 FEET AT ELEVATIONS
  ABOVE 9000 FEET.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE...HEAVY AT TIMES...TONIGHT BEFORE
  TAPERING OFF LATER MONDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST TO NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.

* SNOW LEVELS...IT WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL ELEVATIONS
  OVER THE WARNING AREA.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW AT TIMES WILL RESULT IN VERY LOW
  VISIBILITIES AND DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS. SNOW PACKED AND
  ICY ROADS WILL DEVELOP. SOME HIGHER ELEVATION ROADS MAY BECOME
  IMPASSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD... AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

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SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-
1000 PM MST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM MST MONDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...RANGING FROM 2 TO 6 INCHES BELOW 8000 FEET
  TO 6 TO 12 INCHES ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS OVER
  THE CREST.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT THEN DECREASE IN COVERAGE
  AND INTENSITY LATER MONDAY.

* WINDS...BECOMING WEST TO NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

* SNOW LEVELS...IT WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL ELEVATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW AT TIMES WILL RESULT IN LOW
  VISIBILITIES AND DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS. SNOW PACKED AND
  ICY ROADS WILL DEVELOP. SOME HIGHER ELEVATION ROADS MAY BE
  IMPASSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD... AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

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NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-SANTA FE METRO AREA-ESTANCIA VALLEY-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
1000 PM MST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM MST
MONDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 6 INCHES. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ALONG
  AND WEST OF THE INTERSTATE 25 CORRIDOR FROM GLORIETA PASS TO
  RATON.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL PERSIST TONIGHT THEN DIMINISH IN AREAL
  COVERAGE AND INTENSITY LATE MONDAY.

* WINDS...BECOMING NORTH TO NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH TONIGHT AND
  NORTHWEST MONDAY.

* SNOW LEVELS...IT WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL ELEVATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...SNOW PACKED AND ICY ROADS WILL DEVELOP.
  PERIODS OF SNOW AND DENSE FOG WILL DROP VISIBILITY BELOW A
  HALF MILE AT TIMES MAINLY ALONG THE EAST SLOPES OF THE CENTRAL
  MOUNTAIN CHAIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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UNION COUNTY-HARDING COUNTY-
1000 PM MST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM MST
MONDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 4 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER.

* TIMING...SNOW...OCCASIONALLY MODERATE TO HEAVY...WILL CONTINUE
  TONIGHT THEN TAPER OFF LATER MONDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST MONDAY AND GUSTING
  TO AROUND 25 MPH.

* SNOW LEVELS...IT WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL ELEVATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL CREATE DIFFICULT DRIVING
  CONDITIONS. SOME ROADS MAY CLOSE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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