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New Mexico, East Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet

High Wind Warning

Statement as of 12:06 PM MDT on March 22, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on March 24, 2017


... High Wind Warning in effect from noon Thursday to midnight MDT
Thursday night...

The National Weather Service in El Paso has issued a High Wind
Warning, which is in effect from noon Thursday to midnight MDT
Thursday night.

* Timing... winds will increase in the late morning and attain
maximum speeds from the mid afternoon into the evening.

* Winds... west winds will have sustained speeds up to 40 mph and
gusts around 60 mph with strongest gusts along eastern facing
slopes.

* Impacts... the high winds will cause blowing dust with the
visibility less than a half mile over a few locations. Thus
dangerous driving conditions will occur... especially for high
profile vehicles. The winds may also damage a few buildings and
cause other property damage including blowing down trees and
power lines.

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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