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Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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WWUS74 KMAF 182314
NPWMAF

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
514 PM CST WED JAN 18 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE GUADALUPE AND DAVIS
MOUNTAINS THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.A STRENGTHENING SURFACE LOW OVER THE TEXAS PANHANDLE TONIGHT WILL
RESULT IN GUSTY WEST WINDS ACROSS MUCH OF THE REGION. SPECIFICALLY
ACROSS THE GUADALUPE AND DAVIS MOUNTAIN REGIONS WHERE WIND SPEEDS
WILL REACH OR EXCEED HIGH WIND TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT.

NMZ027-TXZ074-258-191100-
/O.EXT.KMAF.HW.W.0003.170119T0000Z-170120T1200Z/
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF QUEEN, ALPINE, FORT DAVIS,
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP, AND PINE SPRINGS
514 PM CST WED JAN 18 2017 /414 PM MST WED JAN 18 2017/

...HIGH WIND WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST /5 AM MST/
FRIDAY...

* TIMING...THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...WEST 45 TO 55 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 70 MPH ACROSS THE
  GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS. WEST 40 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH
  ACROSS THE DAVIS MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS...MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION WHILE
  DRIVING IN THE HIGH WIND WARNING AREA. BE ALERT TO SUDDEN
  GUSTS OF WIND THAT MAY CAUSE YOU TO LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR
  VEHICLE.

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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