Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
956 AM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

NMZ501>507-301900-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CUBA...DULCE...EL MORRO...FARMINGTON...
GALLUP...GRANTS
956 AM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

.NOW...
THROUGH 12 NOON...SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS WESTERN NEW MEXICO...
PERHAPS MIXED WITH RAIN AT LOWER ELEVATIONS. THE SNOW WILL IMPACT
ROADS ESPECIALLY NEAR THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE...INCLUDING INTERSTATE
40 NEAR THOREAU AND HIGHWAY 550 NORTHWEST OF CUBA. AROUND 1 OR 2
INCHES OF NEW SNOW ACCUMULATION WILL BE POSSIBLE ABOVE 5500 FEET.
FOR THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS VISIT N M ROADS DOT COM OR DIAL 511.

$$

NMZ510>519-521>524-526-539-540-301900-
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-
ESTANCIA VALLEY-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-SANTA FE METRO AREA-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBUQUERQUE...LOS LUNAS...RIO RANCHO...
ANGEL FIRE...MORA...CHAMA...CLINES CORNERS...ELK...ESPANOLA...
GRAN QUIVIRA...LOS ALAMOS...MORIARTY/ESTANCIA...PECOS...
CERRO/QUESTA...PICACHO...RED RIVER...RUIDOSO...
SANDIA PARK/CEDAR CREST...TIJERAS...SANTA FE...TAOS
956 AM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

.NOW...
THROUGH 12 NOON...SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS CENTRAL AND NORTHERN NEW
MEXICO...PERHAPS MIXED WITH OR TURNING OVER TO RAIN AT THE LOWEST
ELEVATIONS. PERIODS OF SNOW WILL IMPACT ROADS INCLUDING INTERSTATE 40
AROUND ALBUQUERQUE...INTERSTATE 25 BETWEEN LA BAJADA HILL AND
GLORIETA PASS AND HIGHWAY 285 BETWEEN VAUGHN...CLINES CORNERS...SANTA
FE AND ESPANOLA. 1 OR 2 INCHES OF NEW SNOW ACCUMULATION WILL BE
POSSIBLE ABOVE 6000 FEET. FOR THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS VISIT
N M ROADS DOT COM OR DIAL 5 1 1.

$$

NMZ527>538-301900-
CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-CURRY COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
HARDING COUNTY-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-QUAY COUNTY-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-UNION COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CAPULIN...CLAYTON...CLOVIS...CONCHAS...
FORT SUMNER...LAS VEGAS...PORTALES...RATON...SPRINGER...ROSWELL...
ROY...SANTA ROSA...TUCUMCARI
956 AM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

.NOW...
THROUGH 12 NOON...AREAS OF RAIN AND SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP
ACROSS EASTERN NEW MEXICO. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE MOSTLY CONFINED
ALONG INTERSTATE 25 FROM LAS VEGAS TO RATON. NEW SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE. ELSEWHERE ACROSS THE EASTERN PLAINS...
MOSTLY RAIN IS EXPECTED...ALTHOUGH RAIN MAY MIX WITH OR TURN OVER
TO SNOW APPROACHING THE HIGHLANDS. RAIN AMOUNTS WILL GENERALLY
RANGE FROM A TRACE TO A TENTH OF AN INCH. FOR THE LATEST ROAD
CONDITIONS VISIT N M ROADS DOT COM OR DIAL 5 1 1.


$$

NMZ508-509-520-525-301900-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-
SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CARRIZOZO...GLENWOOD...QUEMADO...SOCORRO
956 AM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

.NOW...
THROUGH 12 NOON...AREAS OF RAIN AND SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS
SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL PORTIONS OF NEW MEXICO...INCLUDING THE
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY. SNOW LEVELS WILL RISE AND SNOW WILL CHANGE
OVER OR MIX WITH RAIN BELOW 8500 FEET. NEW SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1
TO 2 INCHES ARE LIKELY ABOVE 9000 FEET IN THE SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS. RAIN AMOUNTS WILL RANGE FROM A TRACE TO TWO
TENTHS OF AN INCH. ROADS WILL LIKELY BE WET...BUT FOR THE LATEST
ROAD CONDITIONS VISIT N M ROADS DOT COM OR DIAL 5 1 1.

$$

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