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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
745 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

NMZ501>509-311630-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CUBA...DULCE...EL MORRO...FARMINGTON...
GALLUP...GLENWOOD...GRANTS...QUEMADO
745 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

.NOW...
LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW WILL FALL OVER WESTERN NEW MEXICO THROUGH THE
EARLY MORNING. SNOW LEVELS THROUGH 930 AM WILL BE NEAR 6500 FEET...
THOUGH MAY LOCALLY VARY. ROADS NEAR THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE...
INCLUDING INTERSTATE 40 FROM THE ARIZONA BORDER TO LAGUNA PUEBLO AND
HIGHWAY 550 NORTHWEST OF CUBA...WILL SEE A VARIETY OF HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS INCLUDING SOME ICE...PACKED SNOW AND SLUSH. FOG WILL
ACCOMPANY THE PRECIPITATION AND WILL DROP THE VISIBILITY BELOW 2
MILES AT TIMES. SNOW AMOUNTS OVER AN INCH LOOK TO BE LIMITED TO THE
HIGHER TERRAIN...INCLUDING THE CHUSKA MOUNTAINS AND THE HIGHEST PEAKS
IN THE GILA. FOR THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS VISIT N M ROADS DOT COM
OR DIAL 511.

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
544 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

NMZ501>540-011300-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-SANTA FE METRO AREA-ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-ESTANCIA VALLEY-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-UNION COUNTY-
HARDING COUNTY-EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
QUAY COUNTY-CURRY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
544 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL
NEW MEXICO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

MOUNTAIN SNOW AND A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW AT LOWER ELEVATIONS WILL
CONTINUE TODAY. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL FAVOR AREAS
ABOVE 7500 FEET. WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE...
ESPECIALLY AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

AREAS OF FOG AND FREEZING FOG MAY DEVELOP TONIGHT AND CONTINUE
INTO SUNDAY MORNING. VISIBILITIES MAY DROP BELOW 1 MILE AT TIMES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME. HOWEVER...WEATHER CAN
CHANGE VERY RAPIDLY. ALWAYS USE THE LATEST FORECASTS...WATCHES AND
WARNINGS FOR PLANNING PURPOSES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS THROUGH THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/ABQ
OR BY CALLING 1.888.386.7637.

$$

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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
353 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...HEAVY AND WET SNOW TO CONTINUE FOR PARTS OF NORTHERN AND
CENTRAL NEW MEXICO TODAY...

.MOUNTAIN SNOW AND A LOWER ELEVATION RAIN SNOW MIX WILL CONTINUE
ACROSS THE LAND OF ENCHANTMENT TODAY. ADDITIONAL SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS WILL GENERALLY BE AROUND 1 OR 2 INCHES...EXCEPT
ACROSS THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS WHERE AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES
ARE POSSIBLE. AS THE UPPER LOW RESPONSIBLE FOR THE PRECIPITATION
DIVES SOUTH TOWARD THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA LATER TODAY...
PRECIPITATION WILL DIMINISH.

NMZ501-311900-
/O.EXT.KABQ.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150131T1900Z/
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-
353 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST TODAY...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON
MST TODAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL INCH FAVORING ELEVATED
  TERRAIN.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS MORNING ALTHOUGH MAY
  MIX WITH RAIN AT TIMES ACROSS THE LOWER ELEVATIONS.

* WINDS...NO SIGNIFICANT WINDS ARE EXPECTED.

* SNOW LEVELS...NEAR 5500 FEET THIS MORNING RISING ABOVE 7000 FEET
  THIS AFTERNOON.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...VISIBILITIES MAY BE LOWERED IN FALLING SNOW.
  WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY OVER
  ELEVATED TERRAIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$



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