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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
333 AM MST TUE DEC 6 2016

NMZ501>540-062300-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-SANTA FE METRO AREA-
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY/ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-ESTANCIA VALLEY-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-UNION COUNTY-
HARDING COUNTY-EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
QUAY COUNTY-CURRY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-
SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
333 AM MST TUE DEC 6 2016

...MUCH COLDER WEATHER TO ARRIVE WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...

THE SECOND OF TWO COLD FRONTS THIS WEEK WILL ARRIVE ON WEDNESDAY
BRINGING A MODIFIED ARCTIC AIRMASS AND MUCH COLDER TEMPERATURES
TO THE LAND OF ENCHANTMENT. SEVERAL LOCATIONS ACROSS THE NORTHERN
THIRD OF NEW MEXICO WILL STRUGGLE TO REACH THE FREEZING MARK ON
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. LOW TEMPERATURES WEDNESDAY NIGHT WILL BE
IN THE SINGLE DIGITS AND TEENS ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA. WIND CHILL
VALUES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS BOTH ABOVE AND BELOW ZERO WILL BE
COMMON. ONLY SLIGHTLY WARMER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY
NIGHT.

BEFORE THE COLD ARRIVES...REMEMBER TO INSULATE EXPOSED PIPES AND
DRAIN IRRIGATION SYSTEMS. ENSURE THAT OUTDOOR ANIMALS HAVE WARM
SHELTER AND WATER DISHES THAT WILL NOT FREEZE OVER. IF
TRAVELING... STOCK YOUR EMERGENCY KIT WITH EXTRA BLANKETS. VISIT
WEATHER.GOV/ABQ...LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR MONITOR LOCAL
MEDIA FOR MORE SPECIFIC INFORMATION FOR YOUR LOCAL AREA.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
555 AM MST TUE DEC 6 2016

NMZ401>417-TXZ418>424-071315-
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-
SOUTHERN TULAROSA BASIN-WEST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500
FEET-SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 7500 FEET-EAST SLOPES SACRAMENTO
MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-OTERO MESA-WESTERN EL PASO COUNTY-
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-
555 AM MST TUE DEC 6 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
NEW MEXICO...SOUTHWEST NEW MEXICO AND SOUTHWEST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO SIGNIFICANT HAZARDOUS WEATHER WILL OCCUR. BREEZY TO WINDY THIS
AFTERNOON AND EARLY THIS EVENING WITH WINDS GUSTING AROUND 30 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

NO SIGNIFICANT HAZARDOUS WEATHER WILL OCCUR. BREEZY TO MARGINALLY
WINDY TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY WITH WINDS GUSTING AROUND 30 MPH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE REQUIRED.

$$

ROGASH

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
344 AM MST TUE DEC 6 2016

NMZ501>540-071200-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-SANTA FE METRO AREA-
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY/ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-ESTANCIA VALLEY-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-UNION COUNTY-
HARDING COUNTY-EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
QUAY COUNTY-CURRY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
344 AM MST TUE DEC 6 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL
NEW MEXICO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

A MODIFIED ARCTIC AIRMASS AND MUCH COLDER TEMPERATURES WILL MOVE
INTO NORTHERN NEW MEXICO ON WEDNESDAY AND CONTINUE TO EXPAND
SOUTHWARD WEDNESDAY NIGHT. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL STRUGGLE TO
CLIMB ABOVE FREEZING ACROSS MUCH OF NORTHERN NEW MEXICO ON
WEDNESDAY AND BOTH NORTHERN AND EASTERN NEW MEXICO ON THURSDAY.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT TEMPERATURES WILL BE THE COLDEST OF THE SEASON SO
FAR WITH SINGLE DIGITS AND TEENS COMMON.

IN ADDITION TO THE COLDER TEMPERATURES ON WEDNESDAY, THE COLD
FRONT WILL BRING BREEZY TO WINDY CONDITIONS. AREAS ALONG THE
SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS AND THE CENTRAL HIGHLANDS MAY SEE GUSTS
IN EXCESS OF 50 MPH...WHICH WILL MAKE IT FEEL EVEN COLDER.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

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