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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
353 AM MDT WED MAY 25 2016

...WINDY WITH BLOWING DUST ACROSS SOUTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO...

.AN UPPER DISTURBANCE APPROACHING FROM THE WEST WILL COMBINE WITH
A SURFACE LOW TO THE EAST TO PRODUCE WINDY CONDITIONS THIS
AFTERNOON. WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL HAVE SUSTAINED SPEEDS
AROUND 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. BLOWING DUST
WILL REDUCE THE VISIBILITY TO UNDER A MILE OVER SOME AREAS CAUSING
DANGEROUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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SOUTHWEST DESERT/LOWER GILA RIVER VALLEY-LOWLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-
UPLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LORDSBURG...RED ROCK...VIRDEN...
ANTELOPE WELLS...ANIMAS...HACHITA...CLOVERDALE
353 AM MDT WED MAY 25 2016

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE IN THE LATE MORNING WITH MAXIMUM
  SPEEDS FROM 3 PM TO 6 PM BEFORE DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL HAVE SUSTAINED SPEEDS
  AROUND 30 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE WINDS WILL PRODUCE BLOWING DUST WITH THE
  VISIBILITY UNDER A MILE OVER A FEW LOCATIONS. THE COMBINATION
  WIND AND DUST WILL CREATE DANGEROUS DRIVING CONDITIONS...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

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LUNDEEN


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