Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
541 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOWS EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO...
THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS AND THE NORTHERN PERMIAN BASIN THROUGH
THIS MORNING...

...FREEZING DRIZZLE EXPECTED ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN PORTIONS
OF THE PERMIAN BASIN...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT THAT MOVED THROUGH THE AREA HAS BROUGHT MUCH
COLDER AIR INTO THE REGION. A DISTURBANCE THAT IS MOVING OVER THE
AREA WITH INCREASED MOISTURE IS RESULTING IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF
SNOW ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO AND THE NORTHERN PERMIAN
BASIN. THE GREATEST ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR THIS
MORNING ACROSS THE NORTHEAST PERMIAN BASIN AND WESTERN LOW
ROLLING PLAINS WITH ACCUMULATIONS AROUND 3 INCHES AND ISOLATED
AMOUNTS NEAR 4 INCHES. ACCUMULATIONS ACROSS THE REST OF THE
ADVISORY AREA ARE EXPECTED TO BE FROM 1 TO 2 INCHES WITH ISOLATED
AMOUNTS NEAR 3 INCHES. FREEZING DRIZZLE IS OCCURRING ACROSS CENTRAL
AND SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF THE PERMIAN BASIN SO THESE AREAS ARE
BEING ADDED TO THE ADVISORY.

TXZ061>063-068>070-271800-
/O.EXA.KMAF.WW.Y.0020.000000T0000Z-150227T1800Z/
ECTOR-MIDLAND-GLASSCOCK-CRANE-UPTON-REAGAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ODESSA...MIDLAND...GARDEN CITY...
CRANE...MCCAMEY...RANKIN...BIG LAKE
541 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND/ODESSA HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREEZING DRIZZLE...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY.

* EVENT...FREEZING DRIZZLE AND LIGHT SNOW.

* TIMING...THROUGH NOON CST /11 AM MST TODAY.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW AND ICE MAY RESULT IN SLICK AND
  HAZARDOUS ROADWAYS...PARTICULARLY BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.
  REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY DUE TO SNOW ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 2 INCHES.

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...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-258-271800-
/O.CON.KMAF.WW.Y.0020.000000T0000Z-150227T1800Z/
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-EDDY COUNTY PLAINS-
NORTHERN LEA COUNTY-CENTRAL LEA COUNTY-SOUTHERN LEA COUNTY-GAINES-
DAWSON-BORDEN-SCURRY-ANDREWS-MARTIN-HOWARD-MITCHELL-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...QUEEN...ARTESIA...CARLSBAD...
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NP...TATUM...HOBBS...LOVINGTON...EUNICE...JAL...
SEMINOLE...LAMESA...GAIL...SNYDER...ANDREWS...STANTON...
BIG SPRING...COLORADO CITY...GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP...
PINE SPRINGS
541 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015 /441 AM MST FRI FEB 27 2015/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
/11 AM MST/ TODAY...

* EVENT...MODERATE SNOW.

* TIMING...THROUGH NOON CST /11 AM MST TODAY.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW MAY RESULT IN SLICK AND HAZARDOUS
  ROADWAYS...PARTICULARLY BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES. REDUCTIONS IN
  VISIBILITY DUE TO SNOW ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 4 INCHES.

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...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$






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