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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
441 AM MDT Sun Aug 18 2019

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-
441 AM MDT Sun Aug 18 2019

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
Near record high temperatures are forecast across much of northern
and central New Mexico today. New records may be set in Tucumcari,
Clines Corners, and potentially Roswell. A Heat Advisory is in
effect for the Roswell area, where the high temperature will probably
reach 105 degrees .

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Monday, the potential exists for one more day of hazardous heat in
Roswell; however, the high temperature should cool slightly compared
to the highs felt this weekend. Monsoon moisture will begin to seep
northward of southern and eastern areas on Monday returning mainly
isolated showers and thunderstorms to the forecast. Some storms will
produce little or no rain with wind gusts potentially reaching 50

Monsoon moisture will improve Tuesday and especially Wednesday, when
thunderstorms and cloud cover will increase causing temperatures to
cool a little closer to normal. Some thunderstorms across southern
and eastern areas will be capable of producing locally heavy rainfall
Tuesday through Thursday. Wind gusts up to 50 mph will also be
possible from stronger storms.


Spotter activation is not anticipated.



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