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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
408 AM CST Sun Feb 26 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...

...HIGH WIND WATCH THIS AFTERNOON FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS
CANCELLED...

.An approaching upper trough and increasing winds aloft may result
in high winds across the Guadalupe Mountains Monday... a High Wind
Watch is in effect.  Could even see wind speeds briefly approach
high wind as early as this after afternoon but expect it will
only be a marginal event so have cancelled that watch.

NMZ027-TXZ258-262200-
/O.CAN.KMAF.HW.A.0008.170226T1900Z-170227T0300Z/
/O.CON.KMAF.HW.A.0009.170227T1600Z-170227T2300Z/
Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County-Guadalupe Mountains-
Including the cities of Queen, Guadalupe Mountains NP,
and Pine Springs
308 AM MST Sun Feb 26 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...
...HIGH WIND WATCH IS CANCELLED...

The National Weather Service in Midland/Odessa has cancelled the
High Wind Watch.

* TIMING...Monday morning through Monday afternoon.

* WINDS...West 35 to 50 mph with gusts to around 70 mph Monday
  afternoon.

* 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 as these
  winds could make driving difficult for motorists driving high
  profile vehicles such as campers, vans and tractor trailers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph, or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

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