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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
405 AM MDT Mon May 17 2021

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-
405 AM MDT Mon May 17 2021

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

There is a risk of severe thunderstorms this afternoon and evening
across the east central and northeast plains, where large hail,
damaging winds and even isolated tornadoes are possible.

Burn scar flooding is possible, mainly on the Ute Park burn area due
to the potential for a couple rounds of storms.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms are possible Friday through
the weekend, mainly from the central mountain chain east to the Texas
border. Burn scar flooding is possible as well.

Strong winds will impact western New Mexico Saturday and Sunday,
when a Wind Advisory may be required. In addition, critical fire
weather condtions are possible across far western New Mexico Saturday
and Sunday.


Spotter activation may be required this afternoon and evening for the
east central and northeast plains due to severe thunderstorms.

Contact local law enforcement or the National Weather Service at
1.888.386.7637 to report severe weather.



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