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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
350 PM MST SUN MAR 1 2015

...HIGH TERRAIN SNOW TO CONTINUE OVER THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS
THROUGH MONDAY BEFORE INCREASING OVER THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.AS SNOW LEVELS CONTINUE TO RISE...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL REMAIN
CONFINED TO LOCATIONS NEAR AND ABOVE 8500 FEET ACROSS THE SAN JUAN
MOUNTAINS TONIGHT AND MONDAY. MORE WIDESPREAD HEAVY SNOW WILL
RETURN TO THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
ALONG WITH GUSTY WEST WINDS AND FALLING SNOW LEVELS.

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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-
350 PM MST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THE WINTER STORM WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT SNOW
  ACCUMULATIONS OF GREATER THAN 8 INCHES EXISTS...FAVORING WEST
  FACING SLOPES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD AND HEAVY MONDAY
  EVENING AND OVERNIGHT BEFORE TAPERING OFF TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
  MPH OVER RIDGETOPS AND OPEN TERRAIN.

* SNOW LEVELS...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL
  LOCATIONS BY EARLY MONDAY EVENING.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW PACKED
  AND ICY ROADWAYS ARE EXPECTED AT TIMES IN THE HIGH COUNTRY ALONG
  WITH REDUCED VISIBILITY IN LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE
FOR A HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER EVENT IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH
AREA. MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS AT WEATHER.GOV/ABQ...LISTEN
TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE MEDIA OUTLET.

&&

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JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
350 PM MST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THE WINTER STORM WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS IN EXCESS OF
  8 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD AND HEAVY MONDAY
  EVENING AND OVERNIGHT BEFORE TAPERING OFF TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...WEST AND SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH OVER RIDGETOPS.

* SNOW LEVELS...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL
  LOCATIONS BY EARLY MONDAY EVENING.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...TREACHEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW PACKED
  AND ICY ROADWAYS ARE LIKELY ALONG WITH REDUCED VISIBILITY IN
  LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE
FOR A HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER EVENT IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH
AREA. MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS AT WEATHER.GOV/ABQ...LISTEN
TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE MEDIA OUTLET.

&&

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SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
350 PM MST SUN MAR 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST TUESDAY...

THE WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM
MST TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL 6 TO 12 INCHES POSSIBLE ABOVE
  8500 FEET THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL
  CONTINUE MONDAY NIGHT AND INTO TUESDAY.

* TIMING...HEAVY SNOW WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD MONDAY AFTERNOON
  INTO TUESDAY WITH LOWERING SNOW LEVELS.

* WINDS...WEST AND SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH OVER THE HIGH
  TERRAIN AND RIDGETOPS.

* SNOW LEVELS...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT
  LOCATIONS NEAR AND ABOVE 8500 FEET...THEN LOWER TO BE COLD
  ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL LOCATIONS BY EARLY MONDAY EVENING.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...TREACHEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW
  PACKED AND ICY ROADWAYS ARE LIKELY ALONG WITH REDUCED
  VISIBILITY IN LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW. STRUCTURAL INTEGRITY ISSUES
  MAY ARISE DUE TO THE WEIGHT OF HEAVY SNOW.

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.

FOR THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS...DIAL 511 OR 1.800.432.4269...OR
VISIT NMROADS.COM.

&&

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