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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
403 PM MDT Tue Oct 16 2018

NMZ501>540-171200-
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-
403 PM MDT Tue Oct 16 2018

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Snow accumulations are possible over the higher terrain of the
western and central mountain chain, with a mix of wintry
precipitation over portions of the central mountain chain and
adjacent highlands. Strong east wind gusting to 45 to 55 mph will
blow into the Middle and Lower Rio Grande valley.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Snow accumulations will continue over the higher terrain of the
western and central mountain chain, with a mix of wintry
precipitation over the central mountain chain and adjacent highlands
until around midday Wednesday before tapering off. Strong east wind
gusting to 45 to 55 mph will continue to blow into the Middle and
Lower Rio Grande valley before diminishing Wednesday night. A wintry
mix of precipitation may return to the central mountain chain and
adjacent highlands Wednesday night. Drier with a warming trend
Thursday and Friday. Unsettled weather returns for the weekend and
early next week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters are encouraged to report precipitation amounts and impacts
as well as wind speeds and impacts through the National Weather
Service Albuquerque web site at weather.gov/abq or by calling
1.888.386.7637. You can also submit storm reports and photos on our
Facebook page or via Twitter using the hashtag nmwx.

$$




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