Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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WWUS74 KMAF 250838
NPWMAF

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
338 AM CDT FRI APR 25 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS FROM SATURDAY
MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

.A STRONG UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE SLOWLY ACROSS
THE SOUTHERN ROCKIES SATURDAY AND INTO THE CENTRAL PLAINS SUNDAY.
THE STRONGER WINDS ALOFT ASSOCIATED WITH THIS SYSTEM WILL HAVE THE
POTENTIAL TO IMPACT THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS WITH HIGH WINDS.

NMZ027-TXZ258-252030-
/O.NEW.KMAF.HW.A.0012.140426T1600Z-140428T1200Z/
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...QUEEN...GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP...
PINE SPRINGS
238 AM MDT FRI APR 25 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

* EVENT...STRONG WINDS.

* TIMING...SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.
  SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 35 TO 55 MPH WITH GUSTS
  TO 75 MPH POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION WHILE
  DRIVING. BE ALERT TO SUDDEN GUSTS OF WIND THAT MAY CAUSE YOU TO
  LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR VEHICLE. AVIATION INTERESTS MAY EXPERIENCE
  LOCALIZED BUT EXTREME TURBULENCE...OR STRONG DOWNWARD
  AIRFLOWS...IF FLYING IN THE VICINITY OF THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

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