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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
259 AM MST Mon Jan 20 2020

NMZ201>241-211200-
Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-Tusas Mountains Including Chama-
Jemez Mountains-Glorieta Mesa Including Glorieta Pass-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-
Espanola Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains Including Edgewood-
Estancia Valley-Central Highlands-South Central Highlands-
Upper Tularosa Valley-South Central Mountains-
Johnson and Bartlett Mesas Including Raton Pass-
Far Northeast Highlands-Northeast Highlands-Union County-
Harding County-Eastern San Miguel County-Guadalupe County-
Quay County-Curry County-Roosevelt County-De Baca County-
Chaves County Plains-Eastern Lincoln County-Southwest Chaves County-
San Agustin Plains and Adjacent Lowlands-
259 AM MST Mon Jan 20 2020

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of north and central
New Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected. However, light rain and snow
showers will develop after midnight across portions of western New
Mexico, and will quickly increase in coverage through sunrise.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Mountain snow and a mix of rain and snow at lower elevations is
expected on Tuesday. Three to six inches of snow across the mountains
may make high mountain passes difficult to navigate. Additionally,
light snow along I-40 and Highway 550 near the Continental Divide may
make for some slick spots. Precipitation areawide will taper off
Tuesday evening, though scattered snow showers may persist across the
higher elevations through Wednesday morning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters are encouraged to report snowfall amounts through the
National Weather Service Albuquerque web site at weather.gov/abq
or by calling 1.888.386.7637.

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