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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service El Paso TX/Santa Teresa NM
1206 PM MDT Wed Mar 22 2017

...Windy Across Southern New Mexico and West Texas on Thursday...

.A strong upper level disturbance with a cold front will move
across New Mexico and west Texas while a low pressure system
develops to the east. This weather pattern will bring windy
conditions to the region with areas of blowing dust causing
low visibility over many locations.

NMZ413>417-TXZ419>424-231215-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.HW.W.0005.170323T1800Z-170324T0600Z/
Southern Tularosa Basin-
West Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-
Sacramento Mountains Above 7500 Feet-
East Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-Otero Mesa-
Eastern/Central El Paso County-
Northern Hudspeth Highlands/Hueco Mountains-Salt Basin-
Southern Hudspeth Highlands-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern El Paso/Western Hudspeth Counties-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern Hudspeth County-
Including the cities of Chaparral, Orogrande,
White Sands Range Headquarters, Mescalero, Timberon,
Mountain Park, Cloudcroft, Sunspot, Apache Summit, Mayhill,
Pinon, Sacramento, Crow Flats, East and Northeast El Paso,
Socorro, Fort Bliss, Hueco Tanks, Loma Linda, Cornudas,
Dell City, Salt Flat, Sierra Blanca, Fabens, Fort Hancock,
Tornillo, and Indian Hot Springs
1206 PM MDT Wed Mar 22 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT MDT
THURSDAY NIGHT...

The National Weather Service in El Paso has issued a High Wind
Warning, which is in effect from noon Thursday to midnight MDT
Thursday night.

* TIMING...Winds will increase in the late morning and attain
  maximum speeds from the mid afternoon into the evening.

* WINDS...West winds will have sustained speeds up to 40 mph and
  gusts around 60 mph with strongest gusts along eastern facing
  slopes.

* IMPACTS...The high winds will cause blowing dust with the
  visibility less than a half mile over a few locations. Thus
  dangerous driving conditions will occur...especially for high
  profile vehicles. The winds may also damage a few buildings and
  cause other property damage including blowing down trees and
  power lines.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.

&&

$$

NMZ401>412-TXZ418-231215-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.WI.Y.0011.170323T1800Z-170324T0200Z/
Upper Gila River Valley-Southern Gila Highlands/Black Range-
Southern Gila Foothills/Mimbres Valley-
Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley-Lowlands of the Bootheel-
Uplands of the Bootheel-Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin-
Eastern Black Range Foothills-Sierra County Lakes-
Northern Dona Ana County-Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley-
Central Tularosa Basin-Western El Paso County-
Including the cities of Cliff, Buckhorn, Gila Hot Springs,
Mule Creek, Silver City, Lake Roberts, Kingston, Fort Bayard,
Mimbres, Hurley, Faywood, Grant County Airport, Lordsburg,
Red Rock, Virden, Antelope Wells, Animas, Hachita, Cloverdale,
Deming, Columbus, Hillsboro, Winston, Truth Or Consequences,
Derry, Spaceport, Garfield, Hatch, Radium Springs, Las Cruces,
Vado, Sunland Park, Alamogordo, Tularosa, White Sands Monument,
Downtown El Paso, West El Paso, and Upper Valley
1206 PM MDT Wed Mar 22 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in El Paso has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Thursday.

* TIMING...Winds will increase through the late morning attain
  maximum speeds from mid afternoon until the early evening.

* WINDS...West winds will have sustain speeds around 30 mph with
  gusts up to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS...The high winds will cause blowing dust with the
  visibility less than a half mile over a few locations. Thus
  dangerous driving conditions will occur...especially for high
  profile vehicles. The winds may also cause property damage
  including blowing down trees and power lines.

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.

&&

$$

Rogash



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