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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
600 PM PDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...Gusty northwest to north winds across portions of southwestern
California through early Wednesday morning...

.A tight surface pressure gradient will generate gusty northwest
to north winds through the next few days across much of
southwestern California. Areas affected include the southwestern
California mountains, the northwest portion of the Antelope
Valley, the Central Coast, and below and through the passes and
canyons of southern Santa Barbara County where wind gusts between
40 and 55 mph will be common. There is the potential for even
stronger and more widespread northerly winds from Tuesday night
through Friday, with possible damaging wind gusts over 60 mph in
the mountains.

CAZ549-550-250500-
/O.NEW.KLOX.HW.W.0008.170425T0100Z-170425T1000Z/
San Miguel and Santa Rosa Islands-Santa Cruz and Anacapa Islands-
600 PM PDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
High Wind Warning for the Channel Islands. This warning is in
effect until 3 AM PDT Tuesday.

* WINDS AND TIMING...Northwest to north winds 30 to 45 mph with gusts
  to 60 mph will continue across the Channel Islands through late
  tonight.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning means that damaging high winds of 58 mph or
greater are likely or imminent. Secure all loose outdoor
furniture in advance of the onset of strong winds. Monitor the
latest forecasts on NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite media
source.

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
437 PM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...STRONG WINDS TO PERSIST THROUGH TONIGHT AND TUESDAY ACROSS
CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL AREAS...

.Strong west and southwest winds will weaken most places during
the early evening hours, but they will continue through tonight
and Tuesday across central and south central areas as a strong jet
stream traverses New Mexico. Peak gusts will reach up to 50 mph,
except up to 60 mph in the south central mountains tonight and
Tuesday. The potential exists for strong winds to become
widespread again Tuesday mainly along and south of I-40. The jet
stream will gradually exit east of New Mexico Tuesday night and
Wednesday enabling winds to weaken.

NMZ526-540-250300-
/O.NEW.KABQ.HW.W.0015.170425T0300Z-170426T0200Z/
/O.CON.KABQ.WI.Y.0028.000000T0000Z-170425T0300Z/
South Central Mountains-Southwest Chaves County-
437 PM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING...
...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 PM MDT
TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a High
Wind Warning, which is in effect from 9 PM this evening to 8 PM
MDT Tuesday.

* LOCATION...South Central Mountains and Southwest Chaves County.

* WINDS...West and southwest at 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50
  mph through this evening, then strengthening tonight with
  occasional gusts approaching 60 mph. West at 30 to 40 mph with
  gusts around 60 mph on Tuesday.

* TIMING...Winds will remain strong through tonight, then
  strengthen further on Tuesday, before weakening but remaining
  windy Tuesday night.

* VISIBILITY...Locally reduced at times in dust prone locations.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...Strong cross winds will impact north-to-south
  roads like I-25. Light-weight and unsecured objects may become
  airborne. Flimsy structures may topple over.

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.

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.

&&

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
229 PM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...Windy Across Southern New Mexico and West Texas Today and
Tuesday...

.An upper level disturbance will combine with a deepening surface
low to the northeast to produce windy conditions this afternoon
and early this evening as well as during the day Tuesday. West
winds will have sustained speeds near 30 mph with gusts up to 50
mph the remainder of today. Winds will again be westerly Tuesday
with sustained speeds of up to 40 mph and gusts as high as 60 mph
is some spots. The winds will produce blowing dust with the
visibility under a mile for some locations.

NMZ407-411-413>416-TXZ418-419-250430-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.HW.W.0008.170425T1800Z-170426T0200Z/
/O.CON.KEPZ.WI.Y.0016.170424T2100Z-170425T0300Z/
Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin-
Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley-Southern Tularosa Basin-
West Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-
Sacramento Mountains Above 7500 Feet-
East Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-
Western El Paso County-Eastern/Central El Paso County-
Including the cities of Deming, Columbus, Las Cruces, Vado,
Sunland Park, Chaparral, Orogrande,
White Sands Range Headquarters, Mescalero, Timberon,
Mountain Park, Cloudcroft, Sunspot, Apache Summit, Mayhill,
Pinon, Sacramento, Downtown El Paso, West El Paso, Upper Valley,
East and Northeast El Paso, Socorro, and Fort Bliss
229 PM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING...
...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has
issued a High Wind Warning, which is in effect from noon to 8 PM
MDT Tuesday.

* TIMING...Increasing winds will attain maximum speeds between 3
  PM and 7 PM Monday afternoon and evening. Winds will increase
  again late morning Tuesday with maximum winds occurring between
  1 PM and 7 PM.

* WINDS...West winds will have sustained speeds near 30 mph with
  gusts around 40 to 50 mph most areas Monday. West winds will
  have sustained speeds near 40 mph with gusts between 50 and 60
  mph.

* IMPACTS...Blowing dust will reduce the visibility to less than a
  mile over many locations causing dangerous driving conditions.
  The combination of strong winds...warm temperatures and low
  humidity will cause critical fire weather conditions.

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.

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.

&&

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
229 PM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...Windy Across Southern New Mexico and West Texas Today and
Tuesday...

.An upper level disturbance will combine with a deepening surface
low to the northeast to produce windy conditions this afternoon
and early this evening as well as during the day Tuesday. West
winds will have sustained speeds near 30 mph with gusts up to 50
mph the remainder of today. Winds will again be westerly Tuesday
with sustained speeds of up to 40 mph and gusts as high as 60 mph
is some spots. The winds will produce blowing dust with the
visibility under a mile for some locations.

NMZ405-406-409-410-412-417-TXZ420-422-250430-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.HW.W.0008.170425T1800Z-170426T0200Z/
Lowlands of the Bootheel-Uplands of the Bootheel-
Sierra County Lakes-Northern Dona Ana County-
Central Tularosa Basin-Otero Mesa-
Northern Hudspeth Highlands/Hueco Mountains-
Southern Hudspeth Highlands-
Including the cities of Antelope Wells, Animas, Hachita,
Cloverdale, Truth Or Consequences, Derry, Spaceport, Garfield,
Hatch, Radium Springs, Alamogordo, Tularosa,
White Sands Monument, Crow Flats, Hueco Tanks, Loma Linda,
and Sierra Blanca
229 PM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

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

The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has
issued a High Wind Warning, which is in effect from noon to 8 PM
MDT Tuesday.

* TIMING...Winds will increase late morning Tuesday with maximum
  winds occurring between 1 PM and 7 PM.

* WINDS...West winds will have sustained speeds near 40 mph with
  gusts between 50 and 60 mph.

* IMPACTS...Blowing dust will reduce the visibility to less than
  a mile over isolated locations causing dangerous driving
  conditions. The combination of strong winds...warm
  temperatures and low humidity will cause critical fire weather
  conditions.

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.

&&

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
205 PM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IS IN EFFECT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING FOR GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT TUESDAY MORNING UNTIL TUESDAY EVENING
FOR EDDY COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO, THE VAN HORN/HIGHWAY 54
CORRIDOR AND DAVIS MOUNTAINS ABOVE 6000 FEET...

.As an upper trough approaches winds will increase this afternoon
especially in favored areas of the Guadalupe Mountains.  Westerly
winds will then increase moreso Tuesday as the low passes to the
north of the region.  High winds are expected in the Guadalupe
Mountains, and may also affect the Eddy County Plains, Van Horn and
Highway 54 corridor, and the higher elevations of the Davis
Mountains.


NMZ027-TXZ258-250945-
/O.CON.KMAF.HW.W.0022.170424T2000Z-170426T0300Z/
Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County-Guadalupe Mountains-
Including the cities of Queen, Guadalupe Mountains NP,
and Pine Springs
105 PM MDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9
PM MDT TUESDAY...

* TIMING... 2 PM this afternoon to 9 PM MDT Tuesday.

* WINDS...Today southwest to west 35 to 45 mph. Tuesday 40 to 60 mph
  with gusts over 70 mph possible.

* IMPACTS...Severe turbulence near the mountains will be hazardous
  for light low flying aircraft.  These winds could make driving
  difficult for high profile vehicles such as campers, vans, and
  tractor trailers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or
occurring.

&&

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
1139 AM PDT Mon Apr 24 2017

CAZ523-525-250600-
/O.CON.KVEF.HW.W.0008.170424T1900Z-170425T1200Z/
Western Mojave Desert-Morongo Basin-
Including Barstow, Daggett, Fort Irwin,
Morongo Valley, Yucca Valley, and Twentynine Palms
1139 AM PDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT TUESDAY...

* TIMING...Strong winds are expected to increase this afternoon
and continue through tonight.

* WINDS...West to northwest 30 to 40 MPH with gusts over 60 MPH
  at times.

* IMPACTS...Dangerous driving conditions due to strong crosswinds
  and rapidly reduced visibility due to blowing dust and sand.
  High winds can topple trees... down power lines...remove
  shingles and damage weakened buildings and roofs. Take necessary
  precautions to secure temporary structures and lightweight objects.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Strong winds can make driving dangerous...rapidly
reduce visibility in dust prone areas and lead to property
damage.

&&

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