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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
233 PM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...WIND ADVISORY THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING FOR THE PERMIAN
BASIN...UPPER TRANS PECOS AND SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS...

.THE SURFACE PRESSURE GRADIENT HAS TIGHTENED ENOUGH FOR SOUTHEAST
WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH SUSTAINED OVER THE PERMIAN BASIN THIS
AFTERNOON.  THEREFORE, WILL START THE WIND ADVISORY NOW. THESE
STRONGER SURFACE WINDS WILL SPREAD INTO THE UPPER TRANS PECOS AND
SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO BY THIS EVENING, ESPECIALLY AS A LOW
LEVEL JET INCREASES OVER THE AREA.  WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO
DIMINISH LATE THIS EVENING.

NMZ028-033-034-TXZ050-058>062-067>069-075-070600-
/O.EXT.KMAF.WI.Y.0018.160506T2000Z-160507T0600Z/
EDDY COUNTY PLAINS-CENTRAL LEA COUNTY-SOUTHERN LEA COUNTY-ANDREWS-
REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-LOVING-WINKLER-ECTOR-MIDLAND-
WARD-CRANE-UPTON-PECOS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARTESIA...CARLSBAD...
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NP...HOBBS...LOVINGTON...EUNICE...JAL...
ANDREWS...PECOS...MENTONE...KERMIT...ODESSA...MIDLAND...
MONAHANS...CRANE...MCCAMEY...RANKIN...FORT STOCKTON
233 PM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016 /133 PM MDT FRI MAY 6 2016/

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CDT /MIDNIGHT MDT/
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON OVER THE PERMIAN BASIN... AND LATE
  THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING OVER THE UPPER TRANS PECOS AND
  SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH AND 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 AREA ROADWAYS.

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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