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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
503 AM MDT Fri Apr 20 2018

...More strong winds for the Sacramento Mountains today...

.An approaching upper level storm system will move across the Four
Corners region today. This system will help generate some strong
and gusty winds across the area. The most favorable location for
the strongest winds will be the Sacramento Mountains. The winds
will drop off by the early evening hours.

NMZ415-416-210000-
/O.NEW.KEPZ.WI.Y.0019.180420T1600Z-180421T0000Z/
Sacramento Mountains Above 7500 Feet-
East Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-
Including the cities of Cloudcroft, Sunspot, Apache Summit,
Mayhill, Pinon, and Sacramento
503 AM MDT Fri Apr 20 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has
issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 10 AM this
morning to 6 PM MDT this evening.

* TIMING...Winds will come around to the west this morning and
  increase to advisory levels by late morning. Winds will decrease
  by early evening.

* WINDS...Winds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph will be
  possible by late afternoon.

* IMPACTS...The strong winds will create difficult driving
  conditions especially on north/south running roads.

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.

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