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High Wind Warning


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
207 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

...HIGH WIND WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS
FOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.A STRONG UPPER LEVEL LOW APPROACHING THE AREA WILL BRING WINDY
CONDITIONS TO THE MOUNTAINS SUNDAY. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL SPREAD
ACROSS THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS SUNDAY AFTERNOON BEFORE DIMINISHING
BY EVENING.

NMZ027-TXZ258-261100-
/O.UPG.KMAF.HW.A.0012.150426T1800Z-150427T0200Z/
/O.NEW.KMAF.HW.W.0015.150426T1800Z-150427T0200Z/
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...QUEEN...GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP...
PINE SPRINGS
107 PM MDT SAT APR 25 2015

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND/ODESSA HAS ISSUED A HIGH
WIND WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT SUNDAY.
THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* EVENT...HIGH WIND.

* TIMING...SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* WIND...SOUTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MOTORISTS DRIVING HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD EXERCISE
  EXTREME CAUTION WHILE DRIVING IN THE HIGH WIND WARNING AREA.
  AVIATION INTERESTS MAY EXPERIENCE LOCALIZED BUT EXTREME TURBULENCE
  OR STRONG DOWNWARD AIRFLOWS WHEN FLYING OVER THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS
OF 58 MPH OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE.

&&

$$


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
316 PM MDT SAT APR 25 2015

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED ACROSS THE BORDERLAND ON SUNDAY...

.A STRONG UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM WILL BE DIVING THROUGH THE
FOUR CORNERS REGION AND INTO CENTRAL NEW MEXICO SUNDAY. AS THIS
SYSTEM INTENSIFIES...A STRONG SURFACE LOW WILL DEVELOP OVER FAR
EASTERN NEW MEXICO AND ALLOW FOR STRONG WEST WINDS TO OCCUR ACROSS
SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO AND FAR WEST TEXAS. SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO
35 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

NMZ401>417-TXZ418>424-261215-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.WI.Y.0013.150426T1600Z-150427T0300Z/
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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GILA HOT SPRINGS...BUCKHORN...
MULE CREEK...CLIFF...SILVER CITY...LAKE ROBERTS...KINGSTON...
FORT BAYARD...MIMBRES...FAYWOOD...HURLEY...GRANT COUNTY AIRPORT...
LORDSBURG...REDROCK...VIRDEN...ANIMAS...HACHITA...
ANTELOPE WELLS...CLOVERDALE...DEMING...COLUMBUS...HILLSBORO...
WINSTON...TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES...DERRY...SPACEPORT...GARFIELD...
HATCH...RADIUM SPRINGS...LAS CRUCES...VADO...SUNLAND PARK...
ALAMOGORDO...TULAROSA...WHITE SANDS MONUMENT...OROGRANDE...
WHITE SANDS RANGE HEADQUARTERS...CHAPARRAL...MESCALERO...
MOUNTAIN PARK...TIMBERON...CLOUDCROFT...SUNSPOT...APACHE SUMMIT...
MAYHILL...SACRAMENTO...PINON...CROW FLATS...DOWNTOWN...
WEST EL PASO...UPPER VALLEY...FORT BLISS...SOCORRO...
EAST AND NORTHEAST EL PASO...HUECO TANKS...LOMA LINDA...
DELL CITY...CORNUDAS...SALT FLAT...SIERRA BLANCA...FABENS...
TORNILLO...FORT HANCOCK
316 PM MDT SAT APR 25 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 9 PM MDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA HAS
ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 9 PM
MDT SUNDAY.

* EVENT: STRONG WEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL INCREASE DURING THE LATE MORNING AND CONTINUE
          INTO THE EARLY EVENING HOURS.

* IMPACT: STRONG CROSS WINDS MAY IMPACT HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
          LIGHT...UNSECURED OBJECTS MAY BE SCATTERED BY THE WINDS.

* VISIBILITY: LOCALIZED BLOWING DUST MAY OCCUR AND REDUCED
              VISIBILITIES TO 1 TO 3 MILES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$
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Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
405 PM MST SAT APR 25 2015

AZZ004>018-037>040-260845-
KAIBAB PLATEAU-MARBLE AND GLEN CANYONS-GRAND CANYON COUNTRY-
COCONINO PLATEAU-YAVAPAI COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS HWY 264 NORTHWARD-CHINLE VALLEY-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS AND DEFIANCE PLATEAU-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN COCONINO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN NAVAJO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN APACHE COUNTY-
WESTERN MOGOLLON RIM-EASTERN MOGOLLON RIM-WHITE MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN GILA COUNTY-YAVAPAI COUNTY VALLEYS AND BASINS-
OAK CREEK AND SYCAMORE CANYONS-BLACK MESA AREA-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS SOUTH OF HWY 264-
405 PM MST SAT APR 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR APACHE...COCONINO...
NORTHERN GILA...NAVAJO...AND YAVAPAI COUNTIES IN NORTHERN
ARIZONA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A COLD STORM SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE TOWARD ARIZONA THIS
EVENING...WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS INCREASING. A STRONG
COLD FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH NORTHERN ARIZONA THIS LATE THIS EVENING
THROUGH SUNDAY...BRINGING WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS...SOME WITH GUSTY WINDS. SNOW LEVELS WILL FALL TO
6500 TO 7000 FEET LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...WITH A
TRACE TO 2 INCHES OF SNOW POSSIBLE...HIGHER AMOUNTS OVER MOUNTAIN
PEAKS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

RAIN AND HIGHER ELEVATION SNOW SHOWERS WILL LINGER THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...ALONG WITH A FEW THUNDERSTORMS. IMPROVING CONDITIONS
ARE EXPECTED BY MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
224 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-057>063-067>070-074-075-
079>082-258-261200-
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-
224 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015 /124 PM MDT SAT APR 25 2015/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST NEW
MEXICO...SOUTHWEST TEXAS AND WEST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS WILL COMBINE WITH NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES
AND DRY AIR TO PRODUCE NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING. LOCATIONS ALONG AND WEST OF A LAMESA
TO KERMIT TO ALPINE LINE WILL BE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO THESE
CONDITIONS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

WEST WINDS OF 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 60 MPH ARE EXPECTED IN
THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS SUNDAY. A HIGH WIND WARNING IS IN EFFECT.

NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE IN ALL OF
THE ABOVE LOCATIONS SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING, IN ADDITION
SO WILL THE BIG BEND REGION AND PRESIDIO VALLEY DUE TO DRY, WINDY
CONDITIONS.

.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 /LOWER CASE/
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MIDLAND

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
524 AM MDT SAT APR 25 2015

NMZ501>540-261130-
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 CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-SANTA FE METRO AREA-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-
524 AM MDT SAT APR 25 2015

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...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

AN UNSEASONABLY COLD AND STRONG UPPER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL
MOVE THROUGH NEW MEXICO SUNDAY AND MONDAY. WIDESPREAD RAIN AND HIGH
MOUNTAIN SNOW WILL RESULT OVER THE WESTERN HALF OF THE STATE
SUNDAY AND OVER NORTHEAST AND EASTERN NEW MEXICO SUNDAY NIGHT AND
MONDAY. SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL AND HIGH MOUNTAIN SNOW ACCUMULATION ARE LIKELY
FROM THIS SYSTEM. A WINTER STORM WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR THE
EASTERN AND NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS AS WELL AS FOR THE
RATON AND JOHNSON MESA AREAS INCLUDING RATON PASS.

WEATHER CAN CHANGE VERY RAPIDLY. ALWAYS USE THE LATEST FORECASTS...
WATCHES AND WARNINGS FOR PLANNING PURPOSES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

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Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
632 PM MDT SAT APR 25 2015

NMZ501>508-510>524-527>533-260200-
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-
ESTANCIA VALLEY-FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
GUADALUPE COUNTY-HARDING COUNTY-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-NORTHWEST PLATEAU-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-SANTA FE METRO AREA-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-UNION COUNTY-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBUQUERQUE...LOS LUNAS...RIO RANCHO...
ANGEL FIRE...MORA...CAPULIN...CHAMA...CLAYTON...CLINES CORNERS...
CONCHAS...CUBA...DULCE...EL MORRO...ESPANOLA...FARMINGTON...GALLUP...
GRAN QUIVIRA...GRANTS...LAS VEGAS...LOS ALAMOS...MORIARTY/ESTANCIA...
PECOS...CERRO/QUESTA...QUEMADO...RATON...SPRINGER...RED RIVER...
ROY...SANDIA PARK/CEDAR CREST...TIJERAS...SANTA FE...SANTA ROSA...
SOCORRO...TAOS
632 PM MDT SAT APR 25 2015

.NOW...
SPOTTY SHOWERS AND A FEW SHORT LIVED THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE TO
THE EAST AND NORTHEAST OVER NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO THIS
EVENING. RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE MOSTLY LIGHT...RANGING FROM A TRACE
TO LESS THAN ONE TENTH OF AN INCH. ANY STORM WILL PRODUCE GUSTY
ERRATIC WINDS AND A FEW CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING STRIKES. SOME
LOCATIONS WHICH WILL BE AFFECTED INCLUDE ALAMO...ACOMA...QUEMADO...
LAGUNA...EL VADO...VAUGHN...AND BUEYEROS TO SENECA.

$$

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