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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
406 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

..STRONG TO POTENTIALLY DAMAGING WINDS TODAY FOR PORTIONS OF NEW
MEXICO...

.STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS ALOFT COMBINED WITH RAPIDLY DEEPENING LOW
PRESSURE OVER EASTERN NEW MEXICO WILL SET UP A VERY WINDY DAY
TODAY FOR CENTRAL AND WESTERN NEW MEXICO. EXPECT THE STRONGEST
WINDS OVER THE SANDIA AND MANZANO MOUNTAINS AND CENTRAL HIGHLANDS.
WINDY CONDITIONS WILL TAPER OFF LATE THIS AFTERNOON THEN MUCH
COLDER AIR WILL FILTER INTO THE AREA. IMPACTS FROM WIND WILL THEN
TRANSITION TO SNOW WITHIN THE HIGH PLAINS THIS EVENING.

NMZ522-524-539-221900-
/O.NEW.KABQ.HW.W.0017.141222T1200Z-141223T0000Z/
ESTANCIA VALLEY-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-
406 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A HIGH
WIND WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON.

* LOCATION...ESTANCIA VALLEY...SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS...AND
  EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 65 MPH.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS WILL RAMP UP QUICKLY THIS MORNING...PEAK
  DURING THE MID TO LATE AFTERNOON HOURS...AND TAPER OFF DURING
  THE EARLY EVENING.

* VISIBILITY...NO WIDESPREAD REDUCTIONS ARE EXPECTED.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL BE HAZARDOUS FOR LARGE
  AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...AND POTENTIALLY CREATE DAMAGE TO
  WEAKENED AND LIGHT WEIGHT STRUCTURES...POWER LINES...TREES...
  AND CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS. TRAVEL ALONG INTERSTATE 40 WILL BE
  IMPACTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS DAMAGING WINDS ARE IMMINENT
OR HIGHLY LIKELY. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR
GUSTS OF 58 MPH OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
406 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

..STRONG TO POTENTIALLY DAMAGING WINDS TODAY FOR PORTIONS OF NEW
MEXICO...

.STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS ALOFT COMBINED WITH RAPIDLY DEEPENING LOW
PRESSURE OVER EASTERN NEW MEXICO WILL SET UP A VERY WINDY DAY
TODAY FOR CENTRAL AND WESTERN NEW MEXICO. EXPECT THE STRONGEST
WINDS OVER THE SANDIA AND MANZANO MOUNTAINS AND CENTRAL HIGHLANDS.
WINDY CONDITIONS WILL TAPER OFF LATE THIS AFTERNOON THEN MUCH
COLDER AIR WILL FILTER INTO THE AREA. IMPACTS FROM WIND WILL THEN
TRANSITION TO SNOW WITHIN THE HIGH PLAINS THIS EVENING.

NMZ521-523-533-221900-
/O.UPG.KABQ.HW.A.0010.141222T1600Z-141223T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KABQ.HW.W.0017.141222T1200Z-141223T0000Z/
SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
406 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A HIGH
WIND WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON.
THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATION...THE SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS...THE CENTRAL HIGHLANDS
  AND GUADALUPE COUNTY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 65 MPH.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS WILL RAMP UP QUICKLY THIS MORNING...PEAK
  DURING THE MID TO LATE AFTERNOON HOURS...AND TAPER OFF DURING
  THE EARLY EVENING.

* VISIBILITY...NO WIDESPREAD REDUCTIONS ARE EXPECTED.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL BE HAZARDOUS FOR LARGE
  AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...AND POTENTIALLY CREATE DAMAGE TO
  WEAKENED AND LIGHT WEIGHT STRUCTURES...POWER LINES...TREES...
  AND CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS. TRAVEL ALONG INTERSTATE 40 AND
  HIGHWAY 285 WILL BE IMPACTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS DAMAGING WINDS ARE IMMINENT
OR HIGHLY LIKELY. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR
GUSTS OF 58 MPH OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE.

&&

$$


Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
340 PM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

...POTENT DISTURBANCE ALOFT TO BRING ACCUMULATING SNOW TO NORTHERN
MOUNTAINS OF NEW MEXICO...

.A POTENT UPPER LEVEL JET AND AN ASSOCIATED DISTURBANCE ALOFT
WILL BRING INCREASED PERIODS OF SNOW TO THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS OF
NEW MEXICO MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT. WHILE SOME LIGHT AND PERIODIC
SNOW SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE TONIGHT...SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO TURN
MORE PERSISTENT AND OCCASIONALLY HEAVY ON MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT.
ACCUMULATIONS OF GENERALLY 2 TO 6 INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED ABOVE
8500 FEET WITH AS MUCH AS 8 INCHES POSSIBLE ON ISOLATED PEAKS
ABOVE 10000 FEET.

NMZ510>515-221300-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WW.Y.0020.141222T1300Z-141223T1200Z/
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-
340 PM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MONDAY TO 5 AM MST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 6 AM MONDAY TO 5 AM MST TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...GENERALLY 2 TO 6 INCHES ABOVE 8500 FEET
  WITH LOCALIZED AMOUNTS OF 8 INCHES ON ISOLATED PEAKS ABOVE 10000
  FEET.

* TIMING...OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS WILL TURN MORE PERIODIC AND
  PERSISTENT MONDAY MORNING AND THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. SNOW WILL
  GRADUALLY TURN MORE INTERMITTENT MONDAY NIGHT...DIMINISHING
  COMPLETELY BY TUESDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO
  50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE ON MONDAY...MOSTLY OVER WEST FACING
  SLOPES AND RIDGE TOPS OF THE JEMEZ AND TUSAS MOUNTAINS. THIS
  COULD FURTHER REDUCE VISIBILITY DUE TO BLOWING SNOW.

* SNOW LEVELS...SNOW LEVELS WILL BE DROPPING TO 5500 TO 6500 FEET
  LATE MONDAY...BUT THE MOST SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE
  FOUND ABOVE 8500 FEET.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY AND CREATE SNOW
  PACKED AND ICY ROADS. TRAVEL WILL LIKELY BE
  IMPACTED...ESPECIALLY ON HIGHER ELEVATION ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE RESTRICTED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING
AND BLOWING SNOW.

&&

$$


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
406 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

..STRONG TO POTENTIALLY DAMAGING WINDS TODAY FOR PORTIONS OF NEW
MEXICO...

.STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS ALOFT COMBINED WITH RAPIDLY DEEPENING LOW
PRESSURE OVER EASTERN NEW MEXICO WILL SET UP A VERY WINDY DAY
TODAY FOR CENTRAL AND WESTERN NEW MEXICO. EXPECT THE STRONGEST
WINDS OVER THE SANDIA AND MANZANO MOUNTAINS AND CENTRAL HIGHLANDS.
WINDY CONDITIONS WILL TAPER OFF LATE THIS AFTERNOON THEN MUCH
COLDER AIR WILL FILTER INTO THE AREA. IMPACTS FROM WIND WILL THEN
TRANSITION TO SNOW WITHIN THE HIGH PLAINS THIS EVENING.

NMZ501-503-504-506>508-518>520-525-526-529-537-540-221900-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WI.Y.0045.141222T1600Z-141223T0000Z/
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
SANTA FE METRO AREA-ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-DE BACA COUNTY-
SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
406 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM MST
THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM MST
THIS AFTERNOON.

* LOCATION...MUCH OF CENTRAL AND WESTERN NEW MEXICO...AS WELL AS
  THE NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS...SOUTHWEST CHAVES AND DE BACA COUNTIES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS MORNING...PEAK DURING THE MID
  TO LATE AFTERNOON...THEN TAPER OFF EARLY THIS EVENING.

* VISIBILITY...NO WIDESPREAD REDUCTIONS ARE EXPECTED.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL BE A NUISANCE FOR HIGH
  PROFILE AND LARGE VEHICLES. CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS AND OTHER
  LIGHT WEIGHT OBJECTS WILL BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION WHILE TRAVELLING. SUDDEN GUSTS
OF WIND MAY CAUSE YOU TO LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR VEHICLE. EXTRA
ATTENTION SHOULD BE GIVEN TO CROSS WINDS.

&&

$$


High Wind Watch


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
451 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...STRONG NORTH WINDS EXPECTED ON TUESDAY...

.AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEEPEN OVER THE GREAT
PLAINS MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY. A STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL
DEVELOP ACROSS EASTERN COLORADO AND WESTERN KANSAS. THIS IS WHERE
THE HIGHEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP.

KSZ043-044-061>063-074>076-084>086-222200-
/O.CON.KDDC.HW.A.0006.141223T1200Z-141224T0000Z/
SCOTT-LANE-HAMILTON-KEARNY-FINNEY-STANTON-GRANT-HASKELL-MORTON-
STEVENS-SEWARD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SCOTT CITY...DIGHTON...SYRACUSE...
LAKIN...DEERFIELD...GARDEN CITY...KALVESTA...JOHNSON CITY...
ULYSSES...SUBLETTE...SATANTA...ELKHART...RICHFIELD...HUGOTON...
MOSCOW...LIBERAL...KISMET
451 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...MUCH OF THE DAY TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 35 TO 45 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS AROUND 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL IN AREAS OF CROSSWIND... WHICH
  WOULD MAINLY BE EAST-WEST HIGHWAYS OVER OPEN AREAS. WINDS WILL
  BE ENHANCED AROUND LARGE OBSTACLES SUCH AS GRAIN ELEVATORS.
  LIGHT ROOF DAMAGE COULD OCCUR ALONG WITH SPORADIC... BRIEF
  POWER INTERRUPTIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

GERARD


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
523 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-057>063-067>070-074-075-
079>082-258-230000-
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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...QUEEN...ARTESIA...CARLSBAD...
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NP...TATUM...HOBBS...LOVINGTON...EUNICE...JAL...
SEMINOLE...LAMESA...GAIL...SNYDER...ANDREWS...STANTON...
BIG SPRING...COLORADO CITY...VAN HORN...PECOS...MENTONE...
RED BLUFF LAKE...KERMIT...ODESSA...MIDLAND...GARDEN CITY...
MONAHANS...CRANE...MCCAMEY...RANKIN...BIG LAKE...ALPINE...
FORT DAVIS...FORT STOCKTON...PRESIDIO...MARFA...BIG BEND NP...
MARATHON...SANDERSON...GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP...PINE SPRINGS
523 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014 /423 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014/

...WINTER RETURNS TO WEST TEXAS AND SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO TONIGHT
AND TUESDAY...

AFTER ANOTHER DRY AND MILD AFTERNOON WITH TEMPERATURES INTO THE
60S TO LOWER 70S...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH INTO THE
AREA TONIGHT.

RAIN SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING MAINLY NORTH AND EAST OF
THE PECOS RIVER. THE THREAT OF SHOWERS WILL SPREAD SOUTH THROUGH
THE TRANS PECOS OVERNIGHT. MUCH COLDER AIR WILL SPREAD SOUTH
OVERNIGHT AS WELL. RAIN SHOWERS WILL MIX WITH SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT
IN THE NORTHERN PERMIAN BASIN AND SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO. DUE TO THE
RECENT MILD TEMPERATURES NO SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED ON AREA
ROADWAYS. HOWEVER...THERE COULD BE A DUSTING OF SNOW ON GRASSY
SURFACES AND OVERPASSES IN NORTHERN LEA COUNTY WHERE THERE IS THE
BEST CHANCE OF SNOW. AS COLDER AIR FILTERS SOUTH THERE COULD BE A
MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS TUESDAY MORNING ALONG AND NORTH OF A
MIDLAND TO WINK LINE. THERE COULD ALSO BE A FEW SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE DAVIS MOUNTAINS TUESDAY MORNING. HIGH
TEMPERATURES ON TUESDAY WILL ONLY BE IN THE 40S.

TUESDAY NIGHT WILL BE COLDER WITH OVERNIGHT LOWS IN THE 20S...WITH
TEENS IN THE DAVIS MOUNTAINS AND MARFA PLATEAU. HIGH TEMPERATURES
ON WEDNESDAY WILL BE MAINLY IN THE 50S. DRY WEATHER WITH WARMER
TEMPERATURES ARE IN STORE FOR WEST TEXAS AND SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO
ON CHRISTMAS DAY.

STROBIN

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
457 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

TXZ021>024-027>030-033>036-039>041-221800-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-FLOYD-COCHRAN-
HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRIONA...BOVINA...DIMMITT...HART...
TULIA...SILVERTON...QUITAQUE...MULESHOE...LITTLEFIELD...OLTON...
PLAINVIEW...FLOYDADA...LOCKNEY...MORTON...LEVELLAND...LUBBOCK...
SLATON...WOLFFORTH...CROSBYTON...RALLS...PLAINS...DENVER CITY...
BROWNFIELD...TAHOKA...ODONNELL
457 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE LATER TONIGHT...

A DEVELOPING STORM SYSTEM WILL EXIT NORTHEAST NEW MEXICO THIS
EVENING BEFORE TRACKING OVER THE SOUTH PLAINS REGION AFTER
MIDNIGHT. STRONG LIFT AND INCREASING MOISTURE WITH THIS SYSTEM
ARE EXPECTED TO GENERATE LIGHT RAIN OVER MUCH OF THE REGION BEFORE
MIDNIGHT WITH SOME SNOW ALREADY POSSIBLE IN THE FAR SOUTHWEST
TEXAS PANHANDLE. AS COLDER AIR EXPANDS SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT...RAIN
WILL GRADUALLY MIX WITH AND CHANGE TO SNOW.

THE GREATEST POTENTIAL FOR SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF ONE INCH IS
EXPECTED FROM THE NORTHWEST SOUTH PLAINS INTO THE SOUTHWEST TEXAS
PANHANDLE. OVER THE REMAINDER OF THE SOUTH PLAINS...TEMPERATURES
AT OR SLIGHTLY ABOVE FREEZING MAY RESTRICT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF
UNDER ONE INCH TO GRASS AND ELEVATED SURFACES SUCH AS OVERPASSES
AND BRIDGES. PERSONS WITH TRAVEL INTERESTS EARLY TUESDAY MORNING
SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS FOR FURTHER UPDATES.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN ANGELO TX
507 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

TXZ049-054-064>066-071>073-076>078-098-099-113-114-127-128-139-
140-154-155-168>170-231115-
FISHER-NOLAN-STERLING-COKE-RUNNELS-IRION-TOM GREEN-CONCHO-
CROCKETT-SCHLEICHER-SUTTON-HASKELL-THROCKMORTON-JONES-SHACKELFORD-
TAYLOR-CALLAHAN-COLEMAN-BROWN-MCCULLOCH-SAN SABA-MENARD-KIMBLE-
MASON-
507 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 MPH WILL SHIFT TO THE NORTHWEST AT 10 TO
15 MPH THROUGH TODAY. THE COMBINATION OF LOW AFTERNOON RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES...MILD TEMPERATURES AND A 10 TO 15 MPH NORTHWEST BREEZE
COULD RESULT IN SLIGHTLY ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THIS
AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY
ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS WEST CENTRAL
TEXAS ON THURSDAY OR CHRISTMAS DAY.  STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 20
MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 30 MPH WILL COMBINE WITH RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES RANGING FROM 20 TO 25 PERCENT TO PRODUCE THESE CONDITIONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
454 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-231100-
HARPER-WOODS-ALFALFA-GRANT-KAY-ELLIS-WOODWARD-MAJOR-GARFIELD-
NOBLE-ROGER MILLS-DEWEY-CUSTER-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-LOGAN-PAYNE-
BECKHAM-WASHITA-CADDO-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-
CLEVELAND-POTTAWATOMIE-SEMINOLE-HUGHES-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-
TILLMAN-COMANCHE-STEPHENS-GARVIN-MURRAY-PONTOTOC-COAL-COTTON-
JEFFERSON-CARTER-JOHNSTON-ATOKA-LOVE-MARSHALL-BRYAN-HARDEMAN-
FOARD-WILBARGER-WICHITA-KNOX-BAYLOR-ARCHER-CLAY-
454 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN...
WESTERN...CENTRAL...AND SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA...AND WESTERN NORTH
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.FOG...
AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN WESTERN AND NORTHERN OKLAHOMA WILL LIFT BY
9 AM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.WIND...
A GUSTY NORTH WIND IS EXPECTED TUESDAY...AND BREEZY SOUTHWEST
WINDS ARE EXPECTED ON CHRISTMAS DAY.

.SNOW
THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN OR SNOW ACROSS THE NORTHERN
HALF OF OKLAHOMA TUESDAY NIGHT. ANY SNOW THAT FALLS WILL MELT
QUICKLY.

GET GRAPHICS AND MORE DETAILS AT WEATHER.GOV/NORMAN...AND FOLLOW
OUR WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE ON TWITTER AND FACEBOOK.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
407 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-222215-
CIMARRON-TEXAS-BEAVER-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-OCHILTREE-LIPSCOMB-
HARTLEY-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-ROBERTS-HEMPHILL-OLDHAM-POTTER-CARSON-
GRAY-WHEELER-DEAF SMITH-RANDALL-ARMSTRONG-DONLEY-COLLINGSWORTH-
407 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA
PANHANDLES.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

AREAS OF LIGHT SNOW MAY DEVELOP ACROSS PARTS OF THE OKLAHOMA AND
TEXAS PANHANDLES TONIGHT. SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS...IF ANY...ARE
EXPECTED TO REMAIN BELOW ONE INCH AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

NORTH WINDS IN THE 25 TO 35 MPH RANGE WITH GUSTS ABOVE 50 MPH WILL
BE POSSIBLE TUESDAY ACROSS THE OKLAHOMA AND TEXAS PANHANDLES. A WIND
ADVISORY MAY BE REQUIRED ON TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

COCKRELL

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
346 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-057>063-067>070-074-075-
079>082-258-231000-
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-
346 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014 /246 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A CHANCE OF A RAIN/SNOW MIX ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
NEW MEXICO AND THE NORTHWEST PERMIAN BASIN FOR TONIGHT. LITTLE TO
NO SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

A CHANCE OF SNOW CONTINUES INTO TUESDAY MORNING FOR SOUTHEAST NEW
MEXICO...THE GUADALUPE AND DAVIS MOUNTAINS...PORTIONS OF THE
PERMIAN BASIN AND UPPER TRANS PECOS. LITTLE TO NO SNOW
ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED.

.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 PUEBLO CO
730 PM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

COZ058>089-093>099-230230-
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 9000 FT-
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 FEET-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY ABOVE 8500 FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FEET-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500 FT/PIKES 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 AND VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FT-
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-
730 PM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...EAST
CENTRAL...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL FALL ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE
THROUGH TONIGHT. SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED OVER LAKE
AND WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTIES WITH SEVERAL INCHES OF ACCUMULATION
OVER WESTERN AND NORTHERN SAGUACHE COUNTY. LIGHTER ACCUMULATIONS
ARE EXPECTED OVER CENTRAL AND EASTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY...SOUTHERN
AND EASTERN SAGUACHE COUNTY AND THE EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

HEAVY...WIND DRIVEN SNOW WILL PRODUCE DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS
ACROSS THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE INTO MONDAY EVENING. STORM TOTAL
ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 FEET ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN
OF THE EASTERN SAWATCH AND WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGES. ELSEWHERE
ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE...INCLUDING THE LOWER ELEVATIONS OF
LAKE COUNTY...SNOWFALL TOTALS OF 5 TO 10 INCHES OR MORE ARE
EXPECTED.

AREAS OF WIND DRIVEN SNOW ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS
AND PLAINS MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT. HOWEVER...ANY ACCUMULATIONS IN
THESE AREAS WILL GENERALLY BE LIGHT.

NORTHERLY WINDS 20 TO 35 GUSTING TO 50 MPH ARE EXPECTED ACROSS
THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS AND PLAINS ON TUESDAY. AREAS OF WIND DRIVEN
SNOW SHOWERS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE ACROSS THE EAST ON TUESDAY.

FOR CHRISTMAS DAY AND NIGHT...ANOTHER WEATHER SYSTEM WILL BRING
A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW TO THE AREA. HOWEVER...FORECAST CONFIDENCE
REMAINS LOW AS THE TRACK OF THE WEATHER SYSTEM IS STILL UNCERTAIN.
STAY TUNED TO YOUR NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO FOR THE
LATEST FORECAST UPDATES ON THIS POTENTIAL CHRISTMAS SNOWFALL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL BE
LIKELY TONIGHT ALONG AND NEAR THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE.

$$

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
550 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

NMZ501>540-221300-
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-
550 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BEGIN TO DEVELOP TODAY WITH GUSTS TO 50
MPH POSSIBLE ACROSS EAST CENTRAL AREAS INCLUDING INTERSTATE 40
AROUND CLINES CORNERS. SPEEDS SHOULD WEAKEN SOME DURING THE EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD MONDAY WITH
GUSTS TO 50 MPH POSSIBLE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL
MOUNTAINS AND WESTERN PARTS OF THE ADJACENT HIGH PLAINS. GUSTS MAY
PEAK AROUND 60 MPH IN THE CLINES CORNERS AREA.

MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL CROSS
NORTHERN AND EASTERN AREAS WITH A STRONG COLD FRONT AND EASTERLY
UPSLOPE FLOW. A FEW INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED IN
THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS...ACROSS THE NORTHEAST AND CENTRAL
HIGHLANDS...AND WESTERN PARTS OF THE ADJACENT HIGH PLAINS. AN
EXCEPTION WILL BE ALONG THE EAST SLOPES OF THE SANGRE DE CRISTO
MOUNTAINS...WHERE SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE. SOME
LIGHT SNOW MAY LINGER INTO TUESDAY WITH ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION
POSSIBLE ALONG THE EAST SLOPES OF THE SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS IN
THE MORNING.

CHRISTMAS DAY...AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH PASSING NORTH OF NEW MEXICO
WILL CAUSE WINDS ALOFT TO STRENGTHEN AND A SHARP SURFACE TROUGH TO
DEVELOP IN THE LEE OF THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS. WEST WIND
GUSTS TO 50 MPH WILL AGAIN BE POSSIBLE ALONG AND JUST EAST OF THE
CENTRAL MOUNTAIN CHAIN...AND ALSO ALONG INTERSTATE 40 ACROSS THE
EAST CENTRAL PLAINS.

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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