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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
404 AM MDT Thu May 24 2018

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-
404 AM MDT Thu May 24 2018

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A few strong storms are likely this afternoon and evening between the
south central mountains and the southeast plains. Hail to the size of
nickels, wind gusts to between 50-55 mph, frequent lightning and
torrential downpours are possible with these storms.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Critical fire weather conditions are possible Saturday and may
persist into Sunday across much of the area.


Spotters should report severe weather through the National Weather
Service Albuquerque web site or by calling 1.888.386.7637.



Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa NM
350 AM MDT Thu May 24 2018

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-
350 AM MDT Thu May 24 2018

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
A few showers and thunderstorms will occur over eastern portions of
Otero and Hudspeth Counties this afternoon and early this evening.
Several storms may produce brief heavy rains, wind gusts to 50 mph
and small hail.

No significant weather expected elsewhere.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Thursday.

Very warm dry weather with abundant sunshine is expected through
the period. Afternoon high temperatures around  95 to 100 across
many lowland locations may cause heat related health problems.

Spotter activation will not be needed today.



Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
331 AM MDT Thu May 24 2018

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-
331 AM MDT Thu May 24 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Dry and very warm conditions will occur today with some storms
possible over the eastern Uinta mountains this afternoon. Gusty
outflow winds and lightning will be the primary threats with these
storms over northeast Utah. Otherwise, expect mostly sunny skies
to prevail.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Dry conditions with very warm to hot temperatures will continue
through Saturday. Winds will increase on Saturday ahead of an
approaching storm system, leading to potential for critical fire
weather conditions for much of western Colorado. The chance for
precipitation will slowly increase late weekend into early next
week as this storm system affects the area, with isolated storms
favoring higher terrain at this time.


Spotter activation will not be needed.


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