Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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WWUS44 KMAF 262047
WSWMAF

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
247 PM CST THU FEB 26 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOWS EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO AND
THE NORTHERN PERMIAN BASIN THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT THAT MOVED THROUGH THE AREA TODAY HAS BROUGHT
MUCH COLDER AIR INTO THE REGION. A DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE THROUGH
THE AREA TONIGHT...WITH INCREASED MOISTURE RESULTING IN THE
DEVELOPMENT OF SNOW FIRST ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO THIS
EVENING...GRADUALLY SPREADING SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE NORTHERN
PERMIAN BASIN OVERNIGHT. THE GREATEST ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED
TO OCCUR FROM MIDNIGHT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY MORNING...ON THE ORDER
OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA.

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-258-270500-
/O.NEW.KMAF.WW.Y.0020.150227T0300Z-150227T1800Z/
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-EDDY COUNTY PLAINS-
NORTHERN LEA COUNTY-CENTRAL LEA COUNTY-SOUTHERN LEA COUNTY-GAINES-
DAWSON-BORDEN-SCURRY-ANDREWS-MARTIN-HOWARD-MITCHELL-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...QUEEN...ARTESIA...CARLSBAD...
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NP...TATUM...HOBBS...LOVINGTON...EUNICE...JAL...
SEMINOLE...LAMESA...GAIL...SNYDER...ANDREWS...STANTON...
BIG SPRING...COLORADO CITY...GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP...
PINE SPRINGS
247 PM CST THU FEB 26 2015 /147 PM MST THU FEB 26 2015/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM CST /8 PM MST/
THIS EVENING TO NOON CST /11 AM MST/ FRIDAY...

* EVENT...MODERATE SNOW.

* TIMING...9 PM CST/8 PM MST THIS EVENING THROUGH NOON CST /11 AM
  MST FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW MAY RESULT IN SLICK AND HAZARDOUS
  ROADWAYS...PARTICULARLY BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES. REDUCTIONS IN
  VISIBILITY DUE TO SNOW ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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