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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service El Paso TX/Santa Teresa NM
1103 PM MST Mon Feb 13 2017

...Dense Fog and Freezing Fog to affect portions of the Sacramento
Mountains and Gila Region overnight...

.A cool and moist low level airmass coupled with light upslope
winds has resulted in dense fog and freezing fog over the
Sacramento Mountains this evening, particularly around Cloudcroft
and Mayhill. Webcams and surface observations suggest fog will
also continue to develop over portions of the Gila Region in the
next couple of hours. Visibility will be reduced to near zero at
times. Roads may become slippery, especially in the Sacramento
Mountains where temperatures will be coldest.

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Upper Gila River Valley-Southern Gila Highlands/Black Range-
West Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-
Sacramento Mountains Above 7500 Feet-
East Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-
Including the cities of...Cliff...Buckhorn...Gila Hot Springs...
Mule Creek...Silver City...Lake Roberts...Kingston...
Fort Bayard...Mescalero...Timberon...Mountain Park...Cloudcroft...
Sunspot...Apache Summit...Mayhill...Pinon...Sacramento
1103 PM MST Mon Feb 13 2017

...FREEZING FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in El Paso has issued a Freezing Fog
Advisory...which is in effect until 9 AM MST Tuesday.

* TIMING...Dense Fog and Freezing Fog will continue to affect the
  Sacramento Mountains overnight, and will continue to expand
  across the Gila Region. Fog will dissipate between 8 AM and 10
  AM.

* VISIBILITY...Generally around 1/4 mile with a few locations near
  Zero.

* IMPACTS...Visibility will significantly impact driving
  conditions. Patchy black ice may develop in a few areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Freezing Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one quarter mile. If driving...slow down...
use your headlights...and leave plenty of distance ahead of you.
Also...be alert for frost on bridge decks causing slippery roads.

&&

$$

Hardiman



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