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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
301 AM MDT Thu Aug 13 2020

NMZ201>241-141100-
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-
301 AM MDT Thu Aug 13 2020

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Hot temperatures are in store today with near to record breaking heat
across much of central and eastern NM. A Heat Advisory is in effect
for the Chaves County Plains and Roosevelt County from 1 PM to 8 PM
MDT. Isolated to widely scattered thunderstorms will be possible for
the northern mountains as well as areas south of I-40. However, these
thunderstorms will remain dry with gusty, erratic winds most likely.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

The hot temperatures will continue through Saturday with dry
thunderstorms possible for the high terrain areas. A slight cooldown
arrives on Sunday, and storm chances will trend upward for the east
through the middle of next week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

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