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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
444 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

NMZ501>540-241100-
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-
444 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of north and central
New Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A red flag warning is in effect between 1 to 8 pm MDT today for the
western tier of the area.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

A red flag warning is in effect between 10 am to 9 pm MDT Monday.
Monday`s strong wind...low humidity and unstable atmospheric event
will be an unusually strong to extreme fire weather event.

Residual strong winds will continue on Tuesday and could lead to
another round of critical fire weather conditions favoring southeast
areas.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
340 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

NMZ401>417-TXZ418>424-241330-
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-
340 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of south central
New Mexico, southwest New Mexico, and southwest Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Winds may gust to 40 mph over a few areas this morning...mainly
along western facing mountain slopes.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Windy Monday through Saturday with gusts around 40 to 50 mph most
areas. However gusts may exceed 60 mph over a few locations Tuesday
and Friday afternoon and early evening. Blowing dust may reduce the
visibility below a mile over some areas with blowing dust most
widespread Tuesday and Friday.

The combination of strong winds...warm temperatures and low humidity
will also create critical fire weather conditions.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Rogash

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