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Winter Storm Warning


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
1146 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

...WINTER STORM SYSTEM TO BRING A WINTERY MIX OF PRECIPITATION
ACROSS SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.A DEEP UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL APPROACH SOUTHERN
NEW MEXICO FROM THE WEST TONIGHT AND SATURDAY WHILE COLDER AIR
FLOWS INTO THE LOWER ELEVATIONS FROM THE NORTH BEHIND A COLD FRONT.
THIS WEATHER PATTERN DROPS TEMPERATURES AND BRINGS MOISTURE TO THE
REGION WITH INCREASING CHANCES FOR PRECIPITATION. MOST OF THE AREA
WILL SEE RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS. MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WITH 6 TO 12
INCHES ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS.
LESSER AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE GILA AND BLACK MOUNTAINS AS
WELL AS THE NUMEROUS SKY ISLANDS ACROSS THE AREA. IN ADDITION SOME
SNOW IS EXPECTED OVER THE LOWLANDS OF SIERRA COUNTY AS WELL AS
SMALLER PORTIONS OF HIDALGO AND LUNA COUNTIES. DANGEROUS DRIVING
CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR DUE TO ICY SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LOW
VISIBILITY. GUSTY WINDS COULD ALSO CREATE BLOWING SNOW CONDITIONS
OVERNIGHT.

NMZ414>416-032300-
/O.CON.KEPZ.WS.W.0003.161203T0700Z-161204T1700Z/
WEST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 7500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MESCALERO...TIMBERON...MOUNTAIN PARK...
CLOUDCROFT...SUNSPOT...APACHE SUMMIT...MAYHILL...PINON...
SACRAMENTO
1146 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM MST
SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN TONIGHT AROUND MIDNIGHT AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MID-MORNING BEFORE ENDING BY SUNDAY
  EVENING.

* MAIN IMPACT...SNOW AMOUNTS FROM 6 TO 12 INCHES WILL RESULT IN
  DANGEROUS DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO ICY SNOW COVERED ROADS AND
  LOW VISIBILITY LESS THAN A HALF MILE IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.
  SOME ROAD CLOSURES MAY BE REQUIRED.

* OTHER IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH COULD CAUSE
  BLOWING SNOW AND LOCAL WHITE OUTS/POOR VISIBILITIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$


High Wind Warning


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
335 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON
FOR GUADALUPE PASS...

.STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS IN THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE
TO AFFECT GUADALUPE PASS THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON. HIGHEST
GUSTS WILL BE INTERMITTENT...THOUGH STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON BEFORE DECREASING THIS EVENING.

TXZ258-032200-
/O.EXT.KMAF.HW.W.0033.000000T0000Z-161204T0000Z/
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP...PINE SPRINGS
235 AM MST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 35 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...WINDS WILL BE PARTICULARLY HAZARDOUS AT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS WHERE THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE LIKELY TO OCCUR. BE
  ESPECIALLY CAREFUL DRIVING IN THESE MOUNTAINOUS AREAS. ABRUPT
  CHANGES IN WIND OCCURS WHEN ROUNDING SHARP TURNS OR PASSING
  OBSTACLES TO THE WIND RESULTING IN LOSS OF CONTROL OF
  VEHICLES. PEOPLE DRIVING HIGH-PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD STRONGLY
  CONSIDER POSTPONING TRAVEL THROUGH GUADALUPE PASS UNTIL THE
  WINDS SUBSIDE.

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.

&&

$$


Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
803 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

...WINTRY PRECIPITATION EXPECTED FOR PARTS OF NEW MEXICO WITH
ACCUMULATING SNOW IN OUR SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT
HIGHLANDS...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO DEEPEN TONIGHT AS IT
MOVES SOUTHEASTWARD OVER THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA AND WESTERN
SONORA. THIS WILL PRODUCE MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY HEAVY SNOW OVER
THE SOUTHWESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF NEW MEXICO...AS
WELL AS LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW OVER THE SURROUNDING HIGH PLAINS
AND FOOTHILLS OF EASTERN LINCOLN AND SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTIES. A
COUPLE INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE IN THE
SOCORRO AND CARRIZOZO AREAS. PRECIPITATION WILL BE A WINTRY MIX OF
RAIN...SLEET...FREEZING DRIZZLE AND SNOW IN THE EAST CENTRAL
PLAINS.

NMZ526-539-540-031200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WW.Y.0021.161203T0700Z-161204T1600Z/
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-
SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
803 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO 9 AM MST SUNDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...FOUR TO EIGHT INCHES OVER THE SOUTH
  CENTRAL MOUNTAINS WITH LOCALLY GREATER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE OVER
  THE PEAKS. TWO TO FOUR INCHES OVER EASTERN LINCOLN AND
  SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTIES.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL BECOME MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY
  HEAVY AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT...CONTINUING INTERMITTENTLY
  SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT BEFORE TAPERING OFF SUNDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST TO EAST 10 TO 20 MPH...GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

* SNOW LEVELS...SNOW LEVELS MAY RISE TO AROUND 6500 FEET
  SATURDAY AFTERNOON...BUT WILL LOWER AGAIN SATURDAY NIGHT.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY AND ACCUMULATE ON
  ROADS...CREATING TREACHEROUS CONDITIONS FOR TRAVELERS THROUGH
  SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO INCLUDING HIGHWAY 70 FROM RUIDOSO TO
  THE CHAVES COUNTY LINE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
803 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

...WINTRY PRECIPITATION EXPECTED FOR PARTS OF NEW MEXICO WITH
ACCUMULATING SNOW IN OUR SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT
HIGHLANDS...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO DEEPEN TONIGHT AS IT
MOVES SOUTHEASTWARD OVER THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA AND WESTERN
SONORA. THIS WILL PRODUCE MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY HEAVY SNOW OVER
THE SOUTHWESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF NEW MEXICO...AS
WELL AS LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW OVER THE SURROUNDING HIGH PLAINS
AND FOOTHILLS OF EASTERN LINCOLN AND SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTIES. A
COUPLE INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE IN THE
SOCORRO AND CARRIZOZO AREAS. PRECIPITATION WILL BE A WINTRY MIX OF
RAIN...SLEET...FREEZING DRIZZLE AND SNOW IN THE EAST CENTRAL
PLAINS.

NMZ533>537-031200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WW.Y.0021.161203T0700Z-161204T1600Z/
GUADALUPE COUNTY-QUAY COUNTY-CURRY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-
DE BACA COUNTY-
803 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO 9 AM MST SUNDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ONE TO FOUR INCHES OF SNOW WITH SMALL
  AMOUNTS OF SLEET AND A THIN LAYER OF FREEZING DRIZZLE ALL
  POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...PRECIPITATION WILL INCREASE IN COVERAGE AND INTENSITY
  LATE TONIGHT WITH A MIX OF RAIN...SNOW...SLEET...AND FREEZING
  DRIZZLE POSSIBLE. PRECIPITATION MAY OCCASIONALLY TURN TO RAIN
  SATURDAY AFTERNOON BEFORE TRANSITIONING BACK TO SNOW OR A
  WINTRY MIX SATURDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...GENERALLY NORTHEAST TO EAST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* SNOW LEVELS...SNOW LEVELS WILL RISE ABOVE THE SURFACE SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON...LOWERING AGAIN SATURDAY EVENING.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...SNOW AND POSSIBLY ICE MAY ACCUMULATE ON
  ROADS...RESULTING IN HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.
  VISIBILITIES WILL ALSO BE REDUCED IN PRECIPITATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...
OR FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
HAZARDOUS ROAD CONDITIONS AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
803 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

...WINTRY PRECIPITATION EXPECTED FOR PARTS OF NEW MEXICO WITH
ACCUMULATING SNOW IN OUR SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT
HIGHLANDS...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO DEEPEN TONIGHT AS IT
MOVES SOUTHEASTWARD OVER THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA AND WESTERN
SONORA. THIS WILL PRODUCE MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY HEAVY SNOW OVER
THE SOUTHWESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF NEW MEXICO...AS
WELL AS LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW OVER THE SURROUNDING HIGH PLAINS
AND FOOTHILLS OF EASTERN LINCOLN AND SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTIES. A
COUPLE INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE IN THE
SOCORRO AND CARRIZOZO AREAS. PRECIPITATION WILL BE A WINTRY MIX OF
RAIN...SLEET...FREEZING DRIZZLE AND SNOW IN THE EAST CENTRAL
PLAINS.

NMZ524-525-031200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WW.Y.0021.161203T0700Z-161203T1900Z/
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
803 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO NOON MST SATURDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ONE TO THREE INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT...
  THEN CONTINUE INTERMITTENTLY SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT
  BEFORE TAPERING OFF SUNDAY.

* WINDS...GENERALLY NORTHEAST TO EAST 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS TO
  AROUND 30 MPH POSSIBLE TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...ESPECIALLY BELOW
  CANYONS.

* SNOW LEVELS...SNOW LEVELS WILL BE LOWERING TO VALLEY FLOORS
  BY EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY AND ACCUMULATE ON
  ROADS...CREATING HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$


Flood Advisory


FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
433 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

TXC019-029-091-187-259-325-493-031400-
/O.NEW.KEWX.FA.Y.0252.161203T1033Z-161203T1400Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BEXAR TX-COMAL TX-KENDALL TX-GUADALUPE TX-WILSON TX-BANDERA TX-
MEDINA TX-
433 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AUSTIN SAN ANTONIO HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  BEXAR COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  SOUTHERN COMAL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  SOUTHWESTERN KENDALL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  GUADALUPE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  NORTH CENTRAL WILSON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN BANDERA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...
  MEDINA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS...

* UNTIL 800 AM CST

* AT 431 AM CST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS TRAINING OVER THE SAME AREAS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN
  AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING...WITH THE ADVISORY AREA ALIGNED ALONG
  HIGHWAY 90 FROM HONDO TO SEGUIN. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
  ALREADY FALLEN...AND AN ADDITIONAL ONE INCH OF RAIN IS EXPECTED
  TO MOVE OVER THE SAN ANTONIO METRO AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SAN ANTONIO...NEW BRAUNFELS...SCHERTZ...SEGUIN...CIBOLO...
  UNIVERSAL CITY...LIVE OAK...BOERNE...HONDO...SELMA...DEVINE...
  CASTROVILLE...RANDOLPH AFB...SAN ANTONIO INT AP...
  STINSON MUNICIPAL AIRPORT...LEON VALLEY...KIRBY...HELOTES...
  ALAMO HEIGHTS AND FAIR OAKS RANCH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 2909 9925 2962 9928 2984 9876 2982 9803
      2976 9800 2978 9797 2964 9774 2938 9795
      2921 9869 2925 9880 2918 9881

$$

MO


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN ANGELO TX
459 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

TXZ049-054-064>066-071>073-076>078-098-099-113-114-127-128-139-
140-154-155-168>170-041100-
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-
459 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AN ISOLATED LIGHTNING STRIKE OR TWO IS POSSIBLE MAINLY SOUTHEAST
OF A BROWNWOOD TO JUNCTION LINE TODAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO BRING THE COLDEST AIR OF THE
SEASON TO THE AREA NEXT WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY. A HARD
FREEZE IS POSSIBLE WITH TEMPERATURES FORECAST TO DROP INTO THE
MID 20S WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
455 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

TXZ171>173-183>194-202>209-217>225-228-041100-
LLANO-BURNET-WILLIAMSON-VAL VERDE-EDWARDS-REAL-KERR-BANDERA-
GILLESPIE-KENDALL-BLANCO-HAYS-TRAVIS-BASTROP-LEE-KINNEY-UVALDE-
MEDINA-BEXAR-COMAL-GUADALUPE-CALDWELL-FAYETTE-MAVERICK-ZAVALA-
FRIO-ATASCOSA-WILSON-KARNES-GONZALES-DE WITT-LAVACA-DIMMIT-
455 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH-CENTRAL TEXAS..

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SEVERAL ROUNDS OF RAIN ARE EXPECTED TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES COULD LEAD TO MINOR
FLOODING...MAINLY ALONG AND EAST OF I-35.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

WIDESPREAD RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE SUNDAY THROUGH MIDDAY MONDAY.
STORM TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO AVERAGE 1-3 INCHES
WEST OF I-35 AND 2-5 INCHES EAST OF I-35 WITH ISOLATED HIGHER
AMOUNTS. WHILE SOME PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL ARE POSSIBLE...MUCH
OF THE RAINFALL SHOULD BE SPREAD OUT OVER A 4 DAY PERIOD.
THEREFORE WIDESPREAD FLOODING AND FLASH FLOODING CONDITIONS ARE
NOT EXPECTED. HOWEVER...ISOLATED AREAS ALONG AND EAST OF I-35 MAY
SEE MINOR FLOODING IMPACTS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
445 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

TXZ021>044-041045-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALL-CHILDRESS-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-
FLOYD-MOTLEY-COTTLE-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-DICKENS-KING-
YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-STONEWALL-
445 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE SOUTH PLAINS...ROLLING
PLAINS AND THE FAR SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A WINTRY MIX OF PRECIPITATION WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE MORNING
HOURS ACROSS THE NORTHWESTERN SOUTH PLAINS AND EXTREME
SOUTHWESTERN TEXAS PANHANDLE. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN
EFFECT IN THESE AREAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
346 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-057>063-067>070-074-075-
079>082-258-041000-
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 SAT DEC 3 2016 /246 AM MST SAT DEC 3 2016/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

RAIN WITH EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS PARTS OF THE
PERMIAN BASIN AND LOWER TRANS PECOS TODAY. FOG AND LIGHT DRIZZLE
MAY OCCASIONALLY REDUCE THE VISIBILITY TO AROUND 1 TO 2
MILES ACROSS ALL AREAS...BUT LOWER IN THE MOUNTAINS.

NORTHEAST GAP WINDS COULD OCCUR THROUGH GUADALUPE PASS TODAY. A
HIGH WIND WARNING IS IN EFFECT THERE FOR NORTHEAST WINDS OF 35 TO
50 MPH WITH A FEW GUSTS NEAR 60 MPH.

LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE FOR THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS
OF THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE GUADALUPE AND DAVIS MOUNTAINS COULD HAVE A MIX OF RAIN AND
SNOW SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BE
CONFINED TO THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF BOTH MOUNTAIN RANGES. AT THIS
TIME, IT APPEARS WINTRY PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS WILL BE FAIRLY
LIGHT.

.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
504 AM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

NMZ501>540-031300-
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-
504 AM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF NORTHERN AND EASTERN
NEW MEXICO STARTING LATER TODAY BUT WILL BECOME HEAVIER TONIGHT AS
THE FOCUS FOR SNOW BEGINS TO TRANSITION TO THE SOUTH CENTRAL.
AREAS OF FREEZING DRIZZLE OR SLEET ARE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT OVER
PORTIONS OF THE EAST CENTRAL PLAINS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER THE SOUTH AND EAST SATURDAY
AND SATURDAY NIGHT BEFORE TAPERING OFF SUNDAY. WINDY AND MUCH
COLDER WEATHER IS POSSIBLE TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY ALTHOUGH
FORECAST MODELS UNCERTAIN IN TERMS OF AMOUNTS AND AREAL COVERAGE
OF ANY SNOWFALL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS AND
IMPACTS THROUGH THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE WEB SITE
AT WEATHER.GOV/ABQ OR BY CALLING 1.888.386.7637. YOU CAN ALSO
SUBMIT STORM REPORTS AND PHOTOS ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE OR VIA
TWITTER USING THE HASHTAG NMWX.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
450 AM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

NMZ401>403-408-414>416-031300-
UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY-SOUTHERN GILA HIGHLANDS/BLACK RANGE-
SOUTHERN GILA FOOTHILLS/MIMBRES VALLEY-
EASTERN BLACK RANGE FOOTHILLS-
WEST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 7500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
450 AM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

RAIN SHOWERS DEVELOPING LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND TURNING TO SNOW
THROUGHOUT THE EVENING. HEAVY SNOW LIKELY THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING. 6 TO 12 INCHES POSSIBLE OVER THE SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS AND
3 TO 5 INCHES POSSIBLE OVER THE GILA REGION MOUNTAINS. SNOW AND
BLOWING SNOW WILL BE ON THE INCREASE TONIGHT...MAKING FOR POOR
DRIVING CONDITIONS. WIND CHILL TEMPERATURES DOWN INTO THE SINGLE
DIGITS TONIGHT WILL POSE A DANGER FOR PEOPLE OUTSIDE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS CONTINUING THROUGH SUNDAY. ROADS WILL
LIKELY STILL BE SNOWPACKED AND SLICK THROUGH AT LEAST SUNDAY.
WINDY ON TUESDAY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
450 AM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

NMZ404>407-409>413-417-TXZ418>424-031300-
SOUTHWEST DESERT/LOWER GILA RIVER VALLEY-LOWLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-
UPLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-SOUTHWEST DESERT/MIMBRES BASIN-
SIERRA COUNTY LAKES-NORTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY-
SOUTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY/MESILLA VALLEY-CENTRAL TULAROSA BASIN-
SOUTHERN TULAROSA BASIN-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-
450 AM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

RAIN SHOWERS WILL BEGIN THIS EVENING. GUSTY WINDS ALONG WEST
SLOPES OF TERRAIN OVERNIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

RAIN SHOWERS CONTINUING THROUGH SUNDAY. HIGHER ELEVATIONS ABOVE
ABOUT 4500 FEET COULD SEE MIXTURE OF RAIN AND SNOW...BRIEFLY
CREATING SLICK ROADS. WINDY ON TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HEFNER


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
347 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

TXZ171>173-183>194-202>209-217>225-228-031300-
LLANO-BURNET-WILLIAMSON-VAL VERDE-EDWARDS-REAL-KERR-BANDERA-
GILLESPIE-KENDALL-BLANCO-HAYS-TRAVIS-BASTROP-LEE-KINNEY-UVALDE-
MEDINA-BEXAR-COMAL-GUADALUPE-CALDWELL-FAYETTE-MAVERICK-ZAVALA-
FRIO-ATASCOSA-WILSON-KARNES-GONZALES-DE WITT-LAVACA-DIMMIT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LLANO...BURNET...GEORGETOWN...DEL RIO...
ROCKSPRINGS...LEAKEY...KERRVILLE...BANDERA...FREDERICKSBURG...
BOERNE...BLANCO...SAN MARCOS...AUSTIN...BASTROP...GIDDINGS...
BRACKETVILLE...UVALDE...HONDO...SAN ANTONIO...NEW BRAUNFELS...
SEGUIN...LOCKHART...LA GRANGE...EAGLE PASS...CRYSTAL CITY...
PEARSALL...PLEASANTON...FLORESVILLE...KARNES CITY...GONZALES...
CUERO...HALLETSVILLE...CARRIZO SPRINGS
347 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

.NOW...
THROUGH 7 AM CST...NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
WILL CONTINUE MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH OVER SOUTH CENTRAL
TEXAS. MOST OF THE THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONCENTRATE ALONG AND 50
MILES EITHER SIDE OF HIGHWAY 90 THROUGH 7 AM...WITH SOME STORMS
PRODUCING FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS OF 1 TO 2
INCHES. HOURLY RAINFALL AMOUNTS AROUND 1/4 INCH WILL BE TYPICAL
FROM THE SURROUNDING SHOWERS.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN ANGELO TX
304 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

TXZ049-054-064>066-071>073-076>078-098-099-113-114-127-128-139-
140-154-155-168>170-031215-
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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROTAN...ROBY...SWEETWATER...
STERLING CITY...ROBERT LEE...BRONTE...BALLINGER...WINTERS...
MERTZON...SAN ANGELO...EDEN...OZONA...ELDORADO...SONORA...
HASKELL...THROCKMORTON...WOODSON...STAMFORD...ANSON...HAMLIN...
ALBANY...ABILENE...CLYDE...BAIRD...CROSS PLAINS...COLEMAN...
BROWNWOOD...BRADY...SAN SABA...MENARD...JUNCTION...MASON
304 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

.NOW...
LIGHT TO MODERATE RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE NORTHWARD ACROSS
WEST CENTRAL TEXAS THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL
OF A TENTH TO A QUARTER OF AN INCH OF WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH 6
AM. ISOLATED AMOUNTS OF A HALF INCH ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.



$$

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