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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
246 AM MDT Mon Mar 30 2020

NMZ201>241-311100-
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-
246 AM MDT Mon Mar 30 2020

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Strong and gusty west to norhtwest winds are expected this afternoon.
The strongest winds are expected from the Sandia and Manzano
Mountains eastward toward Clovis and Portales where gusts near 50 mph
are possible. Additionally, low humidities in this area will create
critical fire weather conditions. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

A few thunderstorms are also expected today across northern New
Mexico. Across Union County, a stray strong storm with hail and gusty
winds is possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Breezy to windy conditions will develop again on Wednesday and
Thursday. Critical fire weather conditions will be possible across
portions of eastern New Mexico.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Contact your local law enforcement at 911 and the National Weather
Service at 1.888.386.7637 to report wildfire outbreaks.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
1128 AM MDT Mon Mar 30 2020

COZ058>089-093>099-311730-
Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Feet-
Leadville Vicinity/Lake County Below 11000 Feet-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Feet-
Central Chaffee County Below 9000 Feet-
Western Mosquito Range/East Chaffee County Above 9000 Feet-
Saguache County West of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
Saguache County East of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Upper Rio Grande Valley/Eastern San Juan Mountains Below
10000 Feet-Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Alamosa  Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Southern San Luis Valley-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Feet-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Northwestern Fremont County Above 8500 Feet-
Western/Central Fremont County Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountains between 6300 and 10000 Feet-
Wet Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Teller County/Rampart Range Above 7500 Feet/Pikes Peak Between
7500 And 11000 Feet-Pikes Peak Above 11000 Feet-
Canon City Vicinity/Eastern Fremont County-
Northern El Paso County/Monument Ridge/Rampart Range Below
7500 Feet-
Colorado Springs Vicinity/Southern El Paso County/Rampart Range
Below 7400 Feet-Pueblo Vicinity/Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet-
Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Feet-
Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Feet-
Crowley County-La Junta Vicinity/Otero County-
Eastern Las Animas County-Western Kiowa County-
Eastern Kiowa County-Las Animas Vicinity/Bent County-
Lamar Vicinity/Prowers County-Springfield Vicinity/Baca County-
1128 AM MDT Mon Mar 30 2020

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...east
central...south central and southeast Colorado.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Snow showers will continue over the mountains through this
evening. Snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches will be possible,
especially on the peaks of the Continental Divide.

A couple of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible into
this evening over Baca and Prowers Counties. The primary threats
from thunderstorms in these counties will be lightning, wind
gusts to near 40 mph, and hail approaching one inch in diameter.
The rest of the southeast plains, I-25 corridor and the eastern
mountains, could see some isolated thunderstorms into early this
evening, with the main threats being lightning, wind gusts near 40
mph, and pea size hail.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Critical fire weather conditions are possible across parts of the
plains on Tuesday, and again on Wednesday.

Scattered snow showers return to the central mountains Wednesday
into Thursday, and the possibly to the eastern mountains late
Thursday into Friday. Snow accumulations expected to be light at
this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather conditions the meet reporting criteria for spotters will be
possible over the Mountains and over the far Southeastern Plains
this afternoon and evening.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lubbock TX
1156 AM CDT Mon Mar 30 2020

TXZ021>044-311700-
Parmer-Castro-Swisher-Briscoe-Hall-Childress-Bailey-Lamb-Hale-Floyd-
Motley-Cottle-Cochran-Hockley-Lubbock-Crosby-Dickens-King-Yoakum-
Terry-Lynn-Garza-Kent-Stonewall-
1156 AM CDT Mon Mar 30 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the South Plains, Rolling
Plains and the far Southern Texas Panhandle.

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and tonight.

There is a conditional risk of isolated severe thunderstorms east of
the dryline, across the southeast Texas Panhandle and Rolling Plains,
after 4 pm. If a storm can develop, it could produce hail as large
as golf balls and wind gusts to 60 mph, along with brief heavy
rainfall. The severe weather risk will quickly diminish by early to
mid-evening.

Behind the advancing dryline, westerly winds of 25 to 35 mph, with
gusts to 45 mph, along with patchy blowing dust, will overspread
much of the Caprock this afternoon. A Wind Advisory is in effect
from 1 pm through 9 pm for the central and western South Plains and
southwest Texas Panhandle, and for the eastern South Plains from 4 pm
to 9 pm.

Lastly, the strong and dry winds will create elevated to critical
fire weather on the Caprock this afternoon. A Red Flag Warning is in
effect for areas roughly along and west of Interstate 27 and Highway
87 Corridor from Noon through 9 pm, and a Fire Danger Statement is
in effect for much of the remainder of the Caprock from 4 pm to 9 pm.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Limited spotter activation may be requested across the southeast
Texas Panhandle and Rolling Plains late this afternoon.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service El Paso TX/Santa Teresa NM
537 AM MDT Mon Mar 30 2020

NMZ401>417-TXZ418>424-311145-
Upper Gila River Valley-Southern Gila Highlands/Black Range-
Southern Gila Foothills/Mimbres Valley-
Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley-Lowlands of the Bootheel-
Uplands of the Bootheel-Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin-
Eastern Black Range Foothills-Sierra County Lakes-
Northern Dona Ana County-Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley-
Central Tularosa Basin-Southern Tularosa Basin-
West Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-
Sacramento Mountains Above 7500 Feet-
East Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-Otero Mesa-
Western El Paso County-Eastern/Central El Paso County-
Northern Hudspeth Highlands/Hueco Mountains-Salt Basin-
Southern Hudspeth Highlands-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern El Paso/Western Hudspeth Counties-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern Hudspeth County-
537 AM MDT Mon Mar 30 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of south central
New Mexico, southwest New Mexico, and southwest Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A trough aloft with a weak cool front will push across the area
today, producing breezy afternoon winds across the region this
afternoon, with temperatures just slightly below or near seasonal
averages.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Much of the rest of the week looks to be windy. A Pacific storm
moves to the area Wednesday and Thursday for gusty winds both
days, with the potential for blowing dust. A second storm moves
through Sunday and Monday for yet another round of gusty winds.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
315 AM MDT Mon Mar 30 2020

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-310915-
Lower Yampa River Basin-Central Yampa River Basin-
Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus-Elkhead and Park Mountains-
Upper Yampa River Basin-Grand Valley-Debeque to Silt Corridor-
Central Colorado River Basin-Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
Central Gunnison and Uncompahgre River Basin-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
Upper Gunnison River Valley-Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide-
Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
Paradox Valley/Lower Dolores River-
Four Corners/Upper Dolores River-Animas River Basin-
San Juan River Basin-Southeast Utah-Eastern Uinta Mountains-
Eastern Uinta Basin-Tavaputs Plateau-Arches/Grand Flat-
La Sal and Abajo Mountains-Canyonlands/Natural Bridges-
315 AM MDT Mon Mar 30 2020

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Scattered rain and snow showers will persist through this evening.
Snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches are possible in the central
and southern mountains mainly this morning. A few thunderstorms
will be possible today as well.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

An active pattern continues in the forecast for the long term
with another system potentially reaching the northern mountains by
mid-week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
350 AM CDT Mon Mar 30 2020

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-317-302100-
Cimarron-Texas-Beaver-Dallam-Sherman-Hansford-Ochiltree-Lipscomb-
Hartley-Moore-Hutchinson-Roberts-Hemphill-Oldham-Potter-Carson-
Gray-Wheeler-Deaf Smith-Randall-Armstrong-Donley-Collingsworth-
Palo Duro Canyon-
350 AM CDT Mon Mar 30 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the Texas and Oklahoma
Panhandles.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Critical Fire Weather today across the southwestern Panhandles,
due to breezy winds and dry conditions.

Thunderstorms will be possible this morning through the evening
across the central and eastern Panhandles. Some storms could
become severe, with hail and wind being the main threat. Can`t
rule out an isolated tornado. Heavy rain will be possible with
these storms as well.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.

Elevated Fire Weather possible across the western Panhandles on
Wednesday and Thursday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be needed on Today.

Area fire managers and emergency officials should be alert for
critical Fire Weather conditions this afternoon and early
evening.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
252 AM CDT Mon Mar 30 2020

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-059>063-067>070-075-082-
270>282-310800-
Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County-Eddy County Plains-
Northern Lea County-Central Lea County-Southern Lea County-Gaines-
Dawson-Borden-Scurry-Andrews-Martin-Howard-Mitchell-Loving-Winkler-
Ector-Midland-Glasscock-Ward-Crane-Upton-Reagan-Pecos-Terrell-
Guadalupe Mountains Above 7000 Feet-Guadalupe and Delaware Mountains-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-Eastern Culberson County-
Reeves County Plains-Chinati Mountains-Marfa Plateau-Davis Mountains-
Davis Mountains Foothills-Central Brewster County-Chisos Basin-
Presidio Valley-Lower Brewster County-
252 AM CDT Mon Mar 30 2020 /152 AM MDT Mon Mar 30 2020/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southeast New
Mexico, southwest Texas, and western Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A High Wind Warning is in effect for the Guadalupe and Delaware
Mountains from late this morning through early this evening.

A Wind Advisory is in effect from late this morning through early
this evening for the southeast New Mexico Plains, upper Trans
Pecos, Van Horn Highway 54 Corridor, Davis Mountains, Marfa
Plateau, and western and central Permian Basin of west Texas.

Critical fire weather conditions are expected across southeast New
Mexico and much of west Texas from late this morning through early
this evening. A Red Flag Warning is in effect.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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and statements issued by the National Weather Service Office in
Midland, can be found on the internet at...
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