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New Mexico, Southwest Mountains

Wind Advisory

Statement as of 2:50 PM MDT on April 19, 2018

Expires 5:00 AM EDT on April 20, 2018


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 3 am MDT Friday...

* location... much of western New Mexico, the upper and lower Rio
Grande and lower Chama river valleys, central and south Central
Highlands.

* Winds... southerly 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Timing... winds will continue to increase this afternoon and
peak this evening before tapering off overnight.

* Visibility... locally reduced in areas of blowing dust.

* Local impacts... strong cross winds will create difficult
travel on east to west oriented roadways, including Interstate
40.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Motorists should exercise caution while travelling. Sudden gusts
of wind may cause you to lose control of your vehicle. Extra
attention should be given to cross winds.





Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:04 PM MDT on April 19, 2018

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 19, 2018


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM MDT this evening
for low humidities and high winds for fire weather zones 110 and
111...

... Red flag warning in effect from 10 am to 9 PM MDT Friday for
low humidities and high winds for fire weather zones 110 and
111 below 7000 feet...

The National Weather Service in El Paso TX/Santa Teresa has
issued a red flag warning, which is in effect from noon today to 8
PM MDT this evening.

* Affected area... fire weather zone 110. Fire weather zone 111
mainly west of the Continental Divide.

* Wind... west to southwest at 20 to 30 mph.

* Humidity... 8 to 15 percent.

* Thunderstorms... an isolated thunderstorms could produce dry
lightning.

* Highest threat... is located west of the Continental Divide.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.







316 am MDT Thu Apr 19 2018

... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon today to 6 PM MDT
this evening...

* area and timing... middle Rio Grande Valley from early afternoon
through early this evening.

* 20 foot winds... south to southeast 25 to 35 mph with gusts of 45
to 55 mph late this afternoon. Winds will continue to be strong
in the evening but moisture levels will be increasing.

* Relative humidity... 12 to 17 percent this afternoon.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this red flag warning.





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Alabama - Flood Warning
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory
Arizona - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Dust Storm Warning, High Wind Warning , Dust Storm Warning, Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
California - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Frost Advisory , Record Report
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Record Report
Florida - Wind Advisory
Georgia - Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Special Statement
Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch
Idaho - Flood Warning
Illinois - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Record Report
Indiana - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Record Report
Kansas - Frost Advisory , Record Report
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maryland - Freeze Warning
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory
Montana - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , High Wind Watch
Nevada - Wind Advisory
New Jersey - Flood Warning
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
North Carolina - Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Ohio - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Freeze Warning , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Flood Advisory , Freeze Warning
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Special Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning
Utah - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory , Special Statement
West Virginia - Freeze Warning
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Record Report
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement

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