Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
359 AM MDT Fri Apr 20 2018

NMZ510-513-514-202200-
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San Juan Mountains-
Northern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet/Red River-
Southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet-
359 AM MDT Fri Apr 20 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM MDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Expect total snow accumulations of 2 to 4
  at elevations above 8500 feet, with locally higher amounts
  around 6 inches on higher peaks of the Sangre de Cristo
  Mountains. Strong winds will create areas of reduced
  visibilities in blowing snow this morning. Snow drifts may reach
  several inches deep.

* WHERE...San Juan Mountains, Northern Sangre de Cristos above
  9500 feet including Red River and Southern Sangre de Cristos
  above 9500 feet.

* WHEN...Until 4 PM MDT this afternoon.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Roads will become slushy and snow packed in
  spots, especially over mountain passes. Visibilities will drop
  below a half mile at times during periods of heavier snow and
  blowing snow. South and southwest wind gusts this morning will
  reach up to 40 mph in the San Juan Mountains, and up to 50 mph
  in the Sangre de Cristos. Speeds will weaken during the
  afternoon.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads
and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The
latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be
obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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