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

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WWUS74 KMAF 250920
NPWMAF

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
420 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

...HIGH WIND WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS FOR
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM APPROACHING FROM THE NORTHWEST WILL
BRING WINDS CONDITIONS TO THE AREA SUNDAY. THE STRONGEST WINDS
WILL SPREAD ACROSS HE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS SUNDAY AFTERNOON BEFORE
DIMINISHING BY EVENING.

NMZ027-TXZ258-252300-
/O.NEW.KMAF.HW.A.0012.150426T1800Z-150427T0200Z/
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...QUEEN...GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP...
PINE SPRINGS
320 AM MDT SAT APR 25 2015

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

* EVENT...HIGH WIND.

* TIMING...SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* IMPACTS...WINDS WILL BE PARTICULARLY HAZARDOUS AT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS WHERE THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE LIKELY TO OCCUR. BE
  ESPECIALLY CAREFUL DRIVING IN THESE MOUNTAINOUS AREAS. ABRUPT
  CHANGES IN WIND FORCES OCCUR WHEN ROUNDING SHARP TURNS OR
  PASSING OBSTACLES TO THE WIND...RESULTING IN LOSS OF CONTROL OF
  VEHICLES. AIRCRAFT SHOULD ALSO USE CAUTION DUE TO TURBULENCE
  AROUND THE MOUNTAINS.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.

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.

&&

$$

RHLUCHAN

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