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

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WWUS74 KMAF 121946
NPWMAF

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
246 PM CDT FRI SEP 12 2014

...A HIGH WIND WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR GUADALUPE PASS TONIGHT...

.A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE GUADALUPE
MOUNTAINS BEHIND A STRONG COLD FRONT. THIS WILL LEAD TO STRONG
NORTHEASTERLY GAP WINDS AT GUADALUPE PASS TONIGHT.

TXZ258-131045-
/O.CON.KMAF.HW.W.0028.140913T0000Z-140913T1200Z/
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP...PINE SPRINGS
146 PM MDT FRI SEP 12 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 AM MDT SATURDAY...

* EVENT...STRONG GAP WINDS.

* TIMING...TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...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. PEOPLE DRIVING HIGH-PROFILE VEHICLES
  SHOULD STRONGLY CONSIDER POSTPONING TRAVEL THROUGH GUADALUPE
  PASS UNTIL THE WINDS SUBSIDE.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 35 TO 45 MPH.

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.

&&

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