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National Weather Service El Paso TX/Santa Teresa NM
812 PM MDT Wed Mar 29 2017

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-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern El Paso/Western Hudspeth Counties-
Including the cities of Truth Or Consequences, Derry, Spaceport,
Garfield, Hatch, Radium Springs, Las Cruces, Vado, Sunland Park,
Alamogordo, Tularosa, White Sands Monument, Chaparral, Orogrande,
White Sands Range Headquarters, Mescalero, Timberon,
Mountain Park, Cloudcroft, Sunspot, Apache Summit, Mayhill,
Pinon, Sacramento, Crow Flats, Downtown El Paso, West El Paso,
Upper Valley, East and Northeast El Paso, Socorro, Fort Bliss,
Hueco Tanks, Loma Linda, Fabens, Fort Hancock, and Tornillo
812 PM MDT Wed Mar 29 2017

At 805 pm...scattered light to moderate rain showers were moving
southeast at 15 to 20 mph across south central New Mexico and over
far west Texas. A light rain and snow mix is occurring over 8000
ft in the Sacramento mountains. Local wind gusts to 20 mph and up
to 0.20 inch rain accumulation are possible from a few of the
heavier showers. A dusting of snow is possible in Cloudcroft and
the adjacent high country over the next couple of hours...before
the last showers move through as temperatures continue to cool.


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