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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
749 PM MDT FRI APR 18 2014

NMZ501>511-516>522-524>526-190400-
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-ESTANCIA VALLEY-
FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-NORTHWEST PLATEAU-
SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-SANTA FE METRO AREA-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBUQUERQUE...LOS LUNAS...RIO RANCHO...
CARRIZOZO...CHAMA...CUBA...DULCE...EL MORRO...ESPANOLA...
FARMINGTON...GALLUP...GLENWOOD...GRAN QUIVIRA...GRANTS...
LOS ALAMOS...MORIARTY/ESTANCIA...QUEMADO...RUIDOSO...
SANDIA PARK/CEDAR CREST...TIJERAS...SANTA FE...SOCORRO...TAOS
749 PM MDT FRI APR 18 2014

.NOW...

VERY LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS AND VIRGA CONTINUE TO BUILD AND MOVE
TO THE NORTHEAST ACROSS PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO.
LITTLE TO NO RAIN ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED THROUGH 10PM...BUT
SHOWERS AND VIRGA MAY PRODUCE BRIEF WIND GUSTS AND LOCALIZED AREAS OF
BLOWING DUST. GUST UP TO 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE. A LIGHTNING STRIKE OR
TWO CAN NOT BE RULED OUT AS WELL. FARMINGTON...GALLUP...QUEMADO...AND
RUIDOSO ARE AMONG THE AREAS MOST LIKELY TO BE IMPACTED.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
558 AM MDT FRI APR 18 2014

NMZ501>540-191200-
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-
558 AM MDT FRI APR 18 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AS GULF MOISTURE SURGES INTO SOUTHEAST AND EAST-CENTRAL NEW MEXICO
THIS MORNING...PATCHY FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON...MAINLY OVER THE
MOUNTAINS. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS ASSOCIATED WITH THE SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE...MAINLY IN NORTHWEST AND NORTH-
CENTRAL AREAS OF THE STATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT OVER THE NORTHWEST QUARTER OR SO OF THE
STATE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

AS AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH MOVES INTO NEW MEXICO SATURDAY...SCATTERED
AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP OVER CENTRAL AND
NORTHERN NEW MEXICO. A FEW OF THE STORMS MAY GENERATE GUSTY
OUTFLOW WINDS.

WEATHER CAN CHANGE VERY RAPIDLY. ALWAYS USE THE LATEST FORECASTS...
WATCHES AND WARNINGS FOR PLANNING PURPOSES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

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