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

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WWUS74 KMAF 291911
NPWMAF

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
211 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MID EVENING FOR THE
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT TODAY FOR THE SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO
PLAINS AND MUCH OF WEST TEXAS...

.STRONGER WINDS WILL ROUND THE BASE OF A LOW TO THE NORTH IN WAKE
OF PACIFIC COLD FRONT RESULTING IN STRONG WINDS ACROSS THE
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS AND VERY WINDY CONDITIONS ACROSS MUCH OF THE
REMAINDER OF WEST TEXAS AND SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO TODAY.

NMZ027-TXZ258-300000-
/O.CON.KMAF.HW.W.0020.000000T0000Z-160430T0300Z/
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...QUEEN...GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP...
PINE SPRINGS
211 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016 /111 PM MDT FRI APR 29 2016/

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/
THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...WEST 25 TO 45 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 60 TO 65 MPH THROUGH
  GUADALUPE PASS.

* IMPACTS...WINDS WILL BE PARTICULARLY HAZARDOUS AT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS AND THROUGH GUADLUPE PASS WHERE THE STRONGEST WINDS
  ARE LIKELY TO OCCUR. ABRUPT CHANGES IN WIND FORCES OCCUR WHEN
  ROUNDING SHARP TURNS OR PASSING OBSTACLES TO THE WIND RESULTING
  IN LOSS OF CONTROL OF VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS
OF 58 MPH OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE.

TURBULENCE CAN BE EXPECTED NEAR THE MOUNTAINS AND LIGHT LOW FLYING
AIRCRAFT SHOULD AVOID FLYING ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS TODAY.

&&

$$

NMZ028-029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-057>063-067>070-074-075-080-
300000-
/O.CON.KMAF.WI.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-160430T0000Z/
EDDY COUNTY PLAINS-NORTHERN LEA COUNTY-CENTRAL LEA COUNTY-
SOUTHERN LEA COUNTY-GAINES-DAWSON-BORDEN-SCURRY-ANDREWS-MARTIN-
HOWARD-MITCHELL-VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-
REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-LOVING-WINKLER-ECTOR-MIDLAND-
GLASSCOCK-WARD-CRANE-UPTON-REAGAN-DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA-
PECOS-MARFA PLATEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARTESIA...CARLSBAD...
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NP...TATUM...HOBBS...LOVINGTON...EUNICE...JAL...
SEMINOLE...LAMESA...GAIL...SNYDER...ANDREWS...STANTON...
BIG SPRING...COLORADO CITY...VAN HORN...PECOS...MENTONE...
KERMIT...ODESSA...MIDLAND...GARDEN CITY...MONAHANS...CRANE...
MCCAMEY...RANKIN...BIG LAKE...ALPINE...FORT DAVIS...
FORT STOCKTON...MARFA
211 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016 /111 PM MDT FRI APR 29 2016/

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT /6 PM MDT/ THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...TIL 7 PM CDT /6 PM MDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SECURE LAWN FURNITURE...GARBAGE CANS OR OTHER
  OBJECTS WHICH COULD BE BLOWN ABOUT BY THE WIND. DRIVING MAY BE
  DIFFICULT ON NORTH TO SOUTH ORIENTED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

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