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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
352 PM MST WED MAR 4 2015

...LINGERING SNOW AND HAZARDOUS ROAD CONDITIONS FOR EASTERN NEW
MEXICO INTO TONIGHT...

.AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL CONTINUE TO INTERACT WITH A POTENT
COLD FRONT TO PRODUCE SOME MORE SNOW INTO TONIGHT. RATHER STRONG
AND GUSTY NORTH AND NORTHEAST WINDS BEHIND THE FRONT WILL CREATE
BLOWING SNOW ALONG THE TEXAS BORDER THROUGH THIS EVENING.
ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL FAVOR AREAS ALONG THE EAST SLOPES FROM
ANGEL FIRE SOUTH TO CLINES CORNERS...CORONA...AND EASTERN LINCOLN
COUNTY INTO CHAVES AND ROOSEVELT COUNTIES. WHILE ADDITIONAL SNOW
AMOUNTS WILL BE MOSTLY LIGHT...BITTERLY COLD TEMPERATURES...BLOWING
SNOW AND FREEZING FOG WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL OVER THE
REGION.

NMZ522>524-536>539-050700-
/O.CON.KABQ.WW.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-150305T0700Z/
ESTANCIA VALLEY-CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
ROOSEVELT COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-
EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-
352 PM MST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 INCH BELOW 6000 FEET AND 1 TO 3 INCHES
  ABOVE 6000 FEET. IN ADDITION...A LIGHT GLAZE OF FREEZING DRIZZLE
  IS POSSIBLE UNTIL DARK OVER CHAVES AND ROOSEVELT COUNTIES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY TONIGHT...WITH A BIT
  OF FREEZING DRIZZLE UNTIL DARK ACROSS CHAVES AND ROOSEVELT
  COUNTIES. SNOW WILL DIMINISH AROUND MIDNIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTH TO NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30
  MPH.

* SNOW LEVELS...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR FREEZING
  DRIZZLE AND SNOW AT ALL LOCATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS THIS EVENING DUE TO
  ICY ROADS. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED IN SNOW AND BLOWING
  SNOW...AS WELL AS FREEZING FOG. THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 40 NEAR
  CLINES CORNERS...HIGHWAY 285 FROM ROSWELL TO VAUGHN... AS WELL
  AS HIGHWAYS 60 AND 70.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE RESTRICTED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING
AND BLOWING SNOW.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
548 AM MST WED MAR 4 2015

NMZ501>540-051300-
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-
548 AM MST WED MAR 4 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF FREEZING FOG...FREEZING DRIZZLE...LIGHT SNOW...BLOWING
SNOW...AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES WILL EXPAND SOUTH ACROSS EASTERN
NEW MEXICO THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE TONIGHT. SNOWFALL
ACCUMULATIONS WILL FAVOR AREAS ALONG THE EASTERN SLOPES OF THE
CENTRAL MOUNTAIN CHAIN FROM ANGEL FIRE SOUTH THROUGH TORRANCE...
GUADALUPE...AND LINCOLN COUNTIES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

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 SNOW AND RAINFALL REPORTS THROUGH
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE WEB SITE AT
WEATHER.GOV/ABQ OR BY CALLING 1.888.386.7637. YOU CAN ALSO SUBMIT
STORM REPORTS AND PHOTOS ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE OR VIA TWITTER USING
THE HASHTAG N M W X.

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