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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service El Paso TX/Santa Teresa NM
608 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...Windy with Blowing Dust Across Southwestern New Mexico and Far
West Texas Tuesday Afternoon and early Evening...

.An upper level disturbance and developing surface low will
affect the region today causing windy conditions with blowing
dust. Winds will gust 45 to 50 mph causing blowing dust with
areas of visibility below one mile at times. Hazardous driving
conditions are expected including along Interstate 10 near
Lordsburg and Deming and also between El Paso and Las Cruces.

NMZ404>407-410-411-413-TXZ418>420-282230-
/O.CON.KEPZ.DU.Y.0003.170328T1800Z-170329T0200Z/
/O.CON.KEPZ.WI.Y.0013.170328T1800Z-170329T0200Z/
Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley-Lowlands of the Bootheel-
Uplands of the Bootheel-Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin-
Northern Dona Ana County-Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley-
Southern Tularosa Basin-Western El Paso County-
Eastern/Central El Paso County-
Northern Hudspeth Highlands/Hueco Mountains-
Including the cities of Lordsburg, Red Rock, Virden,
Antelope Wells, Animas, Hachita, Cloverdale, Deming, Columbus,
Garfield, Hatch, Radium Springs, Las Cruces, Vado, Sunland Park,
Chaparral, Orogrande, White Sands Range Headquarters,
Downtown El Paso, West El Paso, Upper Valley,
East and Northeast El Paso, Socorro, Fort Bliss, Hueco Tanks,
and Loma Linda
608 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO
8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...Winds will increase in the late morning and attain
  maximum speeds between noon and 6 PM.

* WINDS...West to southwest winds around 30 mph with gusts 45 to
  50 mph.

* VISIBILITY...Blowing dust will reduce the visibility to one mile
  or less in some areas. Typical trouble spots include portions on
  Interstate 10 between El Paso and Las Cruces, as well as the
  Deming area and Lordsburg Playa.

* IMPACTS...Hazardous driving conditions due to low visibility
  and strong winds. Winds may also blow down small tree branches
  and loose objects.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Blowing Dust Advisory means that blowing dust will restrict
visibilities. Travelers are urged to use caution.

A Wind Advisory means that winds of at least 30 mph with higher
gusts are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult,
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

$$

NMZ417-TXZ421>424-282230-
/O.CON.KEPZ.WI.Y.0013.170328T1800Z-170329T0200Z/
Otero Mesa-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 Crow Flats, Cornudas, Dell City,
Salt Flat, Sierra Blanca, Fabens, Fort Hancock, Tornillo,
and Indian Hot Springs
608 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...Winds will increase in the late morning and attain
  maximum speeds between noon and 6 PM.

* WINDS...West to southwest winds around 30 mph with gusts to
  around 50 mph.

* VISIBILITY...Blowing dust will reduce the visibility to under
  around 3 miles in places.

* IMPACTS...Hazardous driving conditions due strong winds. Winds
  may also blow down small tree branches and loose objects.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of at least 30 mph with higher
gusts are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult,
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

$$

Hardiman


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