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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
157 AM MST Tue Feb 19 2019

...WINTER STORM CONTINUES ACROSS NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.A potent winter storm will cross northern New Mexico from the
west with additional snowfall through this afternoon. The
heaviest snow will be found in the northern mountains, where storm
total snow accumulation of 1 to 2 feet is expected. A few to
several inches is also expected across much of the remainder of
northern and central New Mexico, with lighter amounts in the
central and southeastern valleys. Significant travel impacts are
expected today, with some road closures possible.

NMZ501>506-510>517-527>532-191900-
/O.CON.KABQ.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-190220T0000Z/
Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
San Juan Mountains-Jemez Mountains-
West Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Northern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet/Red River-
Southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-
Lower Chama River Valley-Raton Ridge/Johnson Mesa-
Far Northeast Highlands-Northeast Highlands-Union County-
Harding County-Eastern San Miguel County-
157 AM MST Tue Feb 19 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 10
  inches expected, except 1 to 2 feet in the northern mountains.

* WHERE...Much of northern and western New Mexico.

* WHEN...Until 5 PM MST today.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel will be very difficult to
  impossible from snowpacked and icy roads and reduced
  visibility. Wind chill temperatures in the single digits and
  teens tonight and Tuesday morning, except as cold as negative
  13 degrees along and east of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you
must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions for New Mexico can be obtained by
calling 5 1 1 or 1-800-432-4269.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
231 AM MST Mon Feb 18 2019

NMZ501>540-191130-
Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-San Juan Mountains-Jemez Mountains-
West Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Northern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet/Red River-
Southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-
Lower Chama River Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains-Estancia Valley-
Central Highlands-South Central Highlands-Upper Tularosa Valley-
South Central Mountains-Raton Ridge/Johnson Mesa-
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-
231 AM MST Mon Feb 18 2019

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A significant winter storm system remains on track for much of
northern and central New Mexico today and tonight. This system will
be very cold with the likelihood for widespread accumulating snow,
blowing snow, reduced visibility, and difficult travel conditions.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Another winter storm is poised to move into New Mexico late-day
Thursday into Friday and perhaps Saturday. Significant snow
accumulations are possible with this system, especially for the
northwest half of the state.

.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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