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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1100 PM MST SAT DEC 10 2016

NMZ512>515-521>523-526-527-111200-
/O.CON.KABQ.HW.W.0013.000000T0000Z-161211T2300Z/
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-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-
ESTANCIA VALLEY-CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
1100 PM MST SAT DEC 10 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM MST SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...CENTRAL MOUNTAIN CHAIN AND EAST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS.

* WINDS...WEST 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 MPH.

* TIMING...VERY STRONG WINDS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT AND PEAK
  DURING THE MORNING ON SUNDAY BEFORE DECREASING BY THE NOON HOUR.

* VISIBILITY...MAY BE LIMITED TO LESS THAN ONE MILE IN BLOWING
  SNOW IN THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS AND HIGH PEAKS OF THE
  SANDIA AND MANZANO MOUNTAINS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...DANGEROUS CROSSWINDS WILL IMPACT NORTH TO
  SOUTH ORIENTED ROADS. A FEW TREES...POWER POLES AND FLIMSY
  STRUCTURES MAY TOPPLE. UNSECURED OBJECTS MAY BECOME AIRBORNE
  OR BLOW AROUND.

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 PUEBLO CO
642 PM MST SAT DEC 10 2016

COZ072>075-111100-
/O.CON.KPUB.HW.W.0006.161211T0300Z-161211T1100Z/
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 8500 AND 11000 FT-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...PONCHA PASS...BLANCA PEAK...CUCHARA...
STONEWALL...WESTON...SPANISH PEAKS
642 PM MST SAT DEC 10 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM MST SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 7500 FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG JET STREAM WILL PRODUCE HIGH WINDS
  OVERNIGHT.

* WIND...WEST 30 TO 40 GUSTING TO 75 MPH OR MORE.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS. POWER OUTAGES...PROPERTY
  DAMAGE AND TREE DAMAGE WILL BE POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS THAT HAZARDOUS WINDS ARE EXPECTED.
SUSTAINED SPEEDS WILL BE AT LEAST 40 MPH AND GUSTS WILL BE AT
LEAST 58 MPH. POSTPONE TRAVEL IS POSSIBLE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...
LEAVE EARLY...TRAVEL SLOWLY AND KEEP A FIRM GRIP ON THE WHEEL
AT ALL TIMES. SECURE OUTDOOR PROPERTY THAT COULD BE LOFTED OR
DAMAGED BY THE WIND.

&&

$$

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