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Red Flag Warning


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
537 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT /NOON MDT/ THIS
AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT /6 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR RELATIVE
HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20` WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO
EXTREME FIRE DANGER FOR THE GUADALUPE, DAVIS, AND APACHE
MOUNTAINS, VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR, MARFA PLATEAU, BIG
BEND AREA, AND TERRELL COUNTY...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20` WINDS
OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER FOR THE
GUADALUPE, DAVIS, AND APACHE MOUNTAINS, SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO
PLAINS, VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR, REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER
TRANS PECOS, MARFA PLATEAU, BIG BEND AREA, AND TERRELL COUNTY...

.A Pacific cold front will move through the region today,
resulting in gusty northwest winds for much of West Texas and
Southeast New Mexico especially at the higher elevations. Combined
w/poor relative humidity recovery and critical RH this afternoon,
as well as high to extreme Fire Danger, areas generally west of
the Pecos will reach Red Flag Warning criteria this afternoon. The
situation repeats itself Thursday when 20` winds increase and
shift to the west/southwest, with warmer temperatures and lower RH
expected.

NMZ114-TXZ057-074-080-081-258-262245-
/O.COR.KMAF.FW.W.0025.170426T1800Z-170427T0000Z/
/O.COR.KMAF.FW.A.0019.170427T1800Z-170428T0000Z/
Guadalupe Mountains-Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-
Davis/Apache Mountains Area-Marfa Plateau-Big Bend Area-
537 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017 /437 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT /NOON MDT/ THIS
AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT /6 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR RELATIVE
HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20` WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO
EXTREME FIRE DANGER...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20` WINDS
OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER...

* WIND...Today...Northwest 20 to 25 mph. Thursday...Above 5000
  feet, west 25 to 35 mph increasing to 35 to 45 mph in the
  afternoon. Below 5000 feet, west 20 to 25 mph increasing to 30
  to 40 mph in the afternoon.

* HUMIDITY...Today...10%.  Thursday...10 to 15%.

* FIRE DANGER...High to extreme.

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now or will shortly. A combination of strong
winds, low relative humidity and warm temperatures can contribute
to dangerous fire behavior.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur.  Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

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High Wind Watch


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
526 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

.Yet another upper level storm system will bring strong winds to
the region Thursday. The higher elevations will see the strongest
winds, but advisory level winds will be possible across the
adjacent plains.

NMZ027-TXZ258-262230-
/O.COR.KMAF.HW.A.0020.170427T1700Z-170428T0300Z/
Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County-Guadalupe Mountains-
Including the cities of Queen, Guadalupe Mountains NP,
and Pine Springs
426 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

* TIMING...Thursday afternoon and evening.

* WINDS...West 30 to 50 mph with gusts near 65 mph.

* IMPACTS...Severe turbulence near the mountains will be
  hazardous for light low flying aircraft. These winds could
  make driving difficult for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph, or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

&&

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
346 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...STRONG AND POSSIBLY DAMAGING WINDS RETURN THURSDAY...

.Strong and possibly damaging winds will return to portions of
central and south central New Mexico Thursday as another
disturbance passes from west to east along the northern New Mexico
and Colorado border.

NMZ521-523-524-526-539-540-262200-
/O.NEW.KABQ.HW.A.0013.170427T1600Z-170428T0100Z/
Sandia/Manzano Mountains-Central Highlands-
South Central Highlands-South Central Mountains-
Eastern Lincoln County-Southwest Chaves County-
346 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a High
Wind Watch, which is in effect from Thursday morning through
Thursday evening.

* LOCATION...Sandia, Manzano and South Central Mountains, Central
  and South Central Highlands, Eastern Lincoln and Southwest
  Chaves Counties.

* WINDS...West to northwest 30 to 40 mph with gusts to around 60
  mph.

* TIMING...Wind will strengthen through the morning, peak during
  the afternoon and diminish Thursday evening.

* VISIBILITY...Locally reduced in dust prone locations.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...Strong cross winds will impact north to south
  oriented roads. Light weight and unsecured objects may become
  airborne. Flimsy structures may topple over.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Remember, A High Wind Watch means conditions are favorable for a
potentially damaging high wind event in and close to the watch
area. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts of 58 mph
or more can lead to property damage. Monitor the latest forecasts
at weather.gov/abq, listen to NOAA weather radio or your favorite
media outlet.

&&

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Fire Weather Watch


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
537 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT /NOON MDT/ THIS
AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT /6 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR RELATIVE
HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20` WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO
EXTREME FIRE DANGER FOR THE GUADALUPE, DAVIS, AND APACHE
MOUNTAINS, VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR, MARFA PLATEAU, BIG
BEND AREA, AND TERRELL COUNTY...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20` WINDS
OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER FOR THE
GUADALUPE, DAVIS, AND APACHE MOUNTAINS, SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO
PLAINS, VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR, REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER
TRANS PECOS, MARFA PLATEAU, BIG BEND AREA, AND TERRELL COUNTY...

.A Pacific cold front will move through the region today,
resulting in gusty northwest winds for much of West Texas and
Southeast New Mexico especially at the higher elevations. Combined
w/poor relative humidity recovery and critical RH this afternoon,
as well as high to extreme Fire Danger, areas generally west of
the Pecos will reach Red Flag Warning criteria this afternoon. The
situation repeats itself Thursday when 20` winds increase and
shift to the west/southwest, with warmer temperatures and lower RH
expected.

NMZ114-TXZ057-074-080-081-258-262245-
/O.COR.KMAF.FW.W.0025.170426T1800Z-170427T0000Z/
/O.COR.KMAF.FW.A.0019.170427T1800Z-170428T0000Z/
Guadalupe Mountains-Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-
Davis/Apache Mountains Area-Marfa Plateau-Big Bend Area-
537 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017 /437 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017/

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT /NOON MDT/ THIS
AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT /6 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR RELATIVE
HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20` WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO
EXTREME FIRE DANGER...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20` WINDS
OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER...

* WIND...Today...Northwest 20 to 25 mph. Thursday...Above 5000
  feet, west 25 to 35 mph increasing to 35 to 45 mph in the
  afternoon. Below 5000 feet, west 20 to 25 mph increasing to 30
  to 40 mph in the afternoon.

* HUMIDITY...Today...10%.  Thursday...10 to 15%.

* FIRE DANGER...High to extreme.

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now or will shortly. A combination of strong
winds, low relative humidity and warm temperatures can contribute
to dangerous fire behavior.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur.  Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
537 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT /NOON MDT/ THIS
AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT /6 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING FOR RELATIVE
HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20` WINDS OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO
EXTREME FIRE DANGER FOR THE GUADALUPE, DAVIS, AND APACHE
MOUNTAINS, VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR, MARFA PLATEAU, BIG
BEND AREA, AND TERRELL COUNTY...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20` WINDS
OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER FOR THE
GUADALUPE, DAVIS, AND APACHE MOUNTAINS, SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO
PLAINS, VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR, REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER
TRANS PECOS, MARFA PLATEAU, BIG BEND AREA, AND TERRELL COUNTY...

.A Pacific cold front will move through the region today,
resulting in gusty northwest winds for much of West Texas and
Southeast New Mexico especially at the higher elevations. Combined
w/poor relative humidity recovery and critical RH this afternoon,
as well as high to extreme Fire Danger, areas generally west of
the Pecos will reach Red Flag Warning criteria this afternoon. The
situation repeats itself Thursday when 20` winds increase and
shift to the west/southwest, with warmer temperatures and lower RH
expected.

NMZ115-TXZ058-079-262245-
/O.NEW.KMAF.FW.A.0019.170427T1800Z-170428T0000Z/
Southeast Plains-Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-
Presidio Valley-
537 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017 /437 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017/

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20` WINDS
OF 20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER...

* WIND...West 20 to 30 mph.

* HUMIDITY...10%.

* FIRE DANGER...High to very high.

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur.  Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
343 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT THURSDAY FOR THE WEST CENTRAL
HIGHLANDS...MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY...SANDIA...MANZANO AND
GALLINAS MOUNTAINS...AND THE EAST CENTRAL PLAINS DUE TO STRONG
WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY AND AN UNSTABLE ATMOSPHERE...

.Critical fire weather conditions are possible Thursday afternoon
and early evening across much of the area south of Interstate 40.
Strong westerly winds will develop as an upper level jet crosses
the state and a surface low deepens over northeast New Mexico.
Mitigating the critical threat will be recent rainfall,
particularly over portions of the Sandia and Manzano Mountains and
over Quay and Curry counties. However, humidities across the
lower elevations are expected to fall below 15 percent.

NMZ106>109-262100-
/O.NEW.KABQ.FW.A.0023.170427T1900Z-170428T0100Z/
Middle Rio Grande Valley-Sandia...Manzano and Gallinas Mountains-
East Central Plains-West Central Highlands-
343 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Fire
Weather Watch...which is in effect from Thursday afternoon
through Thursday evening.

* AREA AND TIMING...Thursday afternoon and early evening for the
  West Central Highlands, Middle Rio Grande Valley, Sandia,
  Manzano and Gallinas Mountains below 7500 feet, and the East
  Central Plains where significant rainfall does not occur today.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...Westerly 25 to 35 mph with gusts near 50 mph.
  Winds may be locally higher near Clines Corners.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...Minimums between 10 and 15 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this Fire Weather Watch.

&&

$$

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
206 PM MDT Tue Apr 25 2017

...CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS CONTINUE TODAY...

.Persistent west to northwest flow will lead to extended breezy
to windy conditions across the region through the end of the week.
Expect winds of 25 to 40 mph through this evening which will
combine with relative humidities in the upper single digits to
lower teens. A cool down is expected for Wednesday with lighter
winds, but strong winds and low relative humidities will likely
return for Thursday.

NMZ111-112-TXZ055-056-260400-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FW.A.0013.170427T1800Z-170428T0300Z/
/O.CON.KEPZ.FW.W.0013.000000T0000Z-170426T0200Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHWEST DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
 SOUTH CENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
 EL PASO COUNTY-TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056
 HUDSPETH COUNTY-
206 PM MDT Tue Apr 25 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING
FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 055, 056, 111, 112, AND 113...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES...

The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has
issued a Fire Weather Watch, which is in effect from Thursday
afternoon through Thursday evening.

* WINDS...West-southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts over 50 mph
  through this evening and westerly at 20 to 30 mph with gusts to
  40 mph on Thursday.

* HUMIDITY...9 to 15 percent.

* HIGHEST THREAT THURSDAY...Lowland locations south and east of a
  line from Deming to Alamogordo.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
206 PM MDT Tue Apr 25 2017

...CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS CONTINUE TODAY...

.Persistent west to northwest flow will lead to extended breezy
to windy conditions across the region through the end of the week.
Expect winds of 25 to 40 mph through this evening which will
combine with relative humidities in the upper single digits to
lower teens. A cool down is expected for Wednesday with lighter
winds, but strong winds and low relative humidities will likely
return for Thursday.

NMZ110-260400-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FW.A.0013.170427T1800Z-170428T0300Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
 SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
206 PM MDT Tue Apr 25 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES...

The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has
issued a Fire Weather Watch, which is in effect from Thursday
afternoon through Thursday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 110.

* WIND...West at 20 to 25 mph.

* HUMIDITY...10 to 15 percent.

* HIGHEST THREAT...Elevations below 6500 feet where relative
  humidities will be lowest.

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$
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Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
510 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

COZ058>089-093>099-271115-
Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Ft-
Leadville Vicinity/Lake County Below 11000 Ft-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains above 11000 Ft-
Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Ft-
Central Chaffee County Below 9000 Ft-
Western Mosquito Range/East Chaffee County above 9000Ft-
Saguache County West of Continental Divide Below 10000 Ft-
Saguache County East of Continental Divide below 10000 Ft-
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Ft-
Upper Rio Grande Valley/Eastern San Juan Mountains Below 10000 Ft-
Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Ft-
Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Ft-
Alamosa  Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Ft-
Southern San Luis Valley-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Ft-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains above 11000 Ft-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Ft-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Ft-
Northwestern Fremont County  Above 8500Ft-
Western/Central Fremont County Below 8500 Ft-
Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Ft-
Wet Mountains between 6300 and 10000Ft-
Wet Mountains above 10000 Ft-
Teller County/Rampart Range above 7500fT/Pike`s Peak Between
7500 And 11000 Ft-Pikes Peak above 11000 Ft-
Canon City Vicinity/Eastern Fremont County-
Northern El Paso County/Monument Ridge/Rampart Range Below
7500 Ft-
Colorado Springs Vicinity/Southern El Paso County/Rampart Range
Below 7400 Ft-Pueblo Vicinity/Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet-
Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Ft-
Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Ft-
Crowley County-La Junta Vicinity/Otero County-
Eastern Las Animas County-Western Kiowa County-
Eastern Kiowa County-Las Animas Vicinity/Bent County-
Lamar Vicinity/Prowers County-Springfield Vicinity/Baca County-
510 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...east
central...south central and southeast Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

An upper level disturbance will move into the Central Mountains by
this afternoon spreading snow across the higher elevations.
Locations in the Sawatch and Mosquito ranges will likely see 1 to 4
inches by Thursday morning.  Snow will spread east into the higher
elevations of the Eastern Mountains tonight where up to 2 inches are
possible by Thursday morning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Snow and strong winds will continue across the central mountains
through Thursday with snowfall gradually decreasing by Thursday
evening. Snowfall totals will range from 3 to 8 inches for the
central mountains with impacts to travel expected due to icy,
snowpacked roads. The remainder of the mountains could see 1 to 4
inches of accumulation through Thursday afternoon. Isolated
thunderstorms will also be possible Thursday afternoon. This will
result in isolated heavy snow bursts in localized areas across the
mountain, while the southeast plains could see some small hail,
wind gusts to 40 mph and dangerous cloud to ground lightning.

A strong storm system is expected to take shape over the four
corners region Friday afternoon before moving slowly across New
Mexico through Saturday. This will bring the potential for a high
impact snowfall event for the mountains and adjacent plains
during this period, with the heaviest snow likely to fall late
Friday night through Saturday across the southeast mountains and
adjacent plains. This system has the potential to be colder than
the past several, with the possibility for a change over to snow
across all of the southeast plains by Saturday morning. There are
still some uncertainties regarding the storm track and timing of
its intensification, so please continue to monitor the latest
forecasts for possible watches, warnings and advisories.

Several rounds of colder temperatures will mean the potential for
sub freezing temperatures across the plains in spotty areas
Thursday night, with more widespread areas expected through the
weekend. If you have tender vegetation outside make plans to bring
them indoors or protect them.

Drier weather will return for Sunday and Monday with the potential
for another storm system for Tuesday and Wednesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather conditions that meet reporting criteria for spotters will be
likely this afternoon and tonight over the Sawatch and Mosquito
Ranges.

$$

88/31

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
502 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-271115-
Lower Yampa River Basin-Central Yampa River Basin-
Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus-Elkhead and Park Mountains-
Upper Yampa River Basin-Grand Valley-Debeque to Silt Corridor-
Central Colorado River Basin-Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
Central Gunnison and Uncompahgre River Basin-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
Upper Gunnison River Valley-Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide-
Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
Paradox Valley/Lower Dolores River-
Four Corners/Upper Dolores River-Animas River Basin-
San Juan River Basin-Southeast Utah-Eastern Uinta Mountains-
Eastern Uinta Basin-Tavaputs Plateau-Arches/Grand Flat-
La Sal and Abajo Mountains-Canyonlands/Natural Bridges-
502 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Scattered snow showers across the mountains will increase in
coverage and intensity tonight, especially across Colorado`s
northern and central mountains. Embedded thunderstorms could
enhance snowfall for some areas. Accumulations of 3 to 6 inches
with locally higher amounts are possible by sunrise Thursday.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

A series of disturbances will bring additional mountain snow to
the region through Saturday. In addition, unseasonably cold
temperatures are expected which may bring a hard freeze to the
lower valleys where tender vegetation has budded out Friday
morning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected today or tonight, however
spotters are encouraged to report snowfall amounts to the
National Weather Service in Grand Junction.

$$

NL

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
355 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

NMZ501>540-271200-
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-
355 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

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...Thursday through Tuesday

High winds with gusts to around 60 mph are possible from the Sandia
and Manzano mountains and Central Highlands south to southwest Chaves
County Thursday. Critical fire weather conditions are possible
Thursday along and south of Interstate 40.

A wintry storm system remains on track for Friday and Saturday. Snow
accumulations could be focused over the northeast third of New Mexico
Saturday, and freezing temperatures Saturday night will impact the
north and east.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
424 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-057>063-067>070-074-075-
079>082-258-270930-
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-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-
Loving-Winkler-Ector-Midland-Glasscock-Ward-Crane-Upton-Reagan-
Davis/Apache Mountains Area-Pecos-Presidio Valley-Marfa Plateau-
Big Bend Area-Terrell-Guadalupe Mountains-
424 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017 /324 AM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southeast New
Mexico, southwest Texas and western Texas.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Critical fire weather conditions are expected this afternoon in the
Guadalupe, Davis, and Apache Mountains, Van Horn and Highway 54
Corridor, Marfa Plateau, Big Bend Area, and Terrell County.  A Red
Flag Warning is in effect.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

High winds will be possible Thursday in the Guadalupe Mountains,
w/breezy conditions on the adjacent plains.  A High Wind Watch is in
effect.

Critical fire weather conditions are possible Thursday afternoon
across all of Southwest New Mexico and areas of West Texas to the
south.  A Fire Weather Watch is in effect.

Critical fire weather conditions will be possible again Friday and
Saturday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

This product, along with other watches, warnings, advisories,
and statements issued by the National Weather Service Office in
Midland, can be found on the internet at...
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Short Term Forecast


Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Lubbock TX
646 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

TXZ022>024-028>030-035-261315-
Castro-Swisher-Briscoe-Lamb-Hale-Floyd-Lubbock-
Including the cities of Dimmitt, Hart, Tulia, Silverton,
Quitaque, Littlefield, Olton, Plainview, Cedar Hill, and Lubbock
646 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.NOW...
A thunderstorm squall line will move southeast at 25 mph across
the southern Texas Panhandle and northern South Plains just after
daybreak. This squall will impact Plainview and the I-27 corridor
mainly north of Lubbock around 700 to 730 am this morning with
brief heavy rain, small hail, and northwest winds from 25 mph
gusting to 40 to 50 mph. Blowing dust and other debris may also
accompany this squall.

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