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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM  
139 AM MST SUN JAN 21 2018  
   
..WINDY ACROSS SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO AND WEST TEXAS TODAY
 
 
.A DEEP UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVE ACROSS NEW MEXICO AND WEST  
TEXAS TODAY WHILE A SURFACE LOW STRENGTHENS TO THE EAST. THIS  
WEATHER PATTERN WILL GENERATE STRONG WINDS THROUGH THIS  
AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL GUST AROUND 50 MPH OVER MUCH OF THE REGION  
WITH GUSTS POSSIBLY EXCEEDING 60 MPH OVER A FEW AREAS ALONG  
EASTERN FACING SLOPES.  
 
NMZ405>407-220000-  
/O.EXB.KEPZ.WI.Y.0004.180121T1300Z-180122T0000Z/  
LOWLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-UPLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-  
SOUTHWEST DESERT/MIMBRES BASIN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ANTELOPE WELLS, ANIMAS, HACHITA,  
CLOVERDALE, DEMING, AND COLUMBUS  
139 AM MST SUN JAN 21 2018  
 
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM MST  
THIS AFTERNOON...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA HAS  
ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING  
TO 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON.  
 
* TIMING...STRONG WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON  
BEFORE DIMINISHING BY EARLY THIS EVENING.  
 
* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL HAVE SUSTAINED SPEEDS NEAR  
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH. HOWEVER GUSTS MAY EXCEED 60 MPH  
OVER VERY ISOLATED LOCATIONS ALONG EASTERN SLOPES.  
 
* IMPACTS...DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS WILL EXIST ESPECIALLY  
FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. BLOWING DUST MAY REDUCE  
VISIBILITIES OVER VERY ISOLATED LOCATIONS. LOOSE OBJECTS MAY  
ALSO BE BLOWN AROUND.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS  
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT, ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH  
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION AND KNOW YOUR VEHICLE LIMITS.  
 

 
 

 
 
NMZ411-413>416-TXZ418-419-220000-  
/O.CON.KEPZ.WI.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-180122T0000Z/  
SOUTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY/MESILLA VALLEY-SOUTHERN TULAROSA BASIN-  
WEST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-  
SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 7500 FEET-  
EAST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-  
WESTERN EL PASO COUNTY-EASTERN/CENTRAL EL PASO COUNTY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LAS CRUCES, VADO, SUNLAND PARK,  
CHAPARRAL, OROGRANDE, WHITE SANDS RANGE HEADQUARTERS, MESCALERO,  
TIMBERON, MOUNTAIN PARK, CLOUDCROFT, SUNSPOT, APACHE SUMMIT,  
MAYHILL, PINON, SACRAMENTO, DOWNTOWN EL PASO, WEST EL PASO,  
UPPER VALLEY, EAST AND NORTHEAST EL PASO, SOCORRO, AND FORT BLISS  
139 AM MST SUN JAN 21 2018  
 
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS  
AFTERNOON...  
 
* TIMING...WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON BEFORE  
DIMINISHING BY EARLY SUNDAY EVENING.  
 
* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL HAVE SUSTAINED SPEEDS  
AROUND 30 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 50 MPH. HOWEVER GUSTS MAY  
EXCEED 60 MPH OVER ISOLATED LOCATIONS ALONG EASTERN SLOPES.  
 
* IMPACTS...DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS WILL EXIST ESPECIALLY  
FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. BLOWING DUST MAY REDUCE  
VISIBILITIES OVER VERY ISOLATED LOCATIONS. LOOSE OBJECTS MAY  
ALSO BE BLOWN AROUND.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS  
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT, ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH  
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION AND KNOW YOUR VEHICLE LIMITS.  
 

 
 

 
 
NMZ417-TXZ420>424-220000-  
/O.CON.KEPZ.WI.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-180122T0000Z/  
OTERO MESA-NORTHERN HUDSPETH HIGHLANDS/HUECO MOUNTAINS-SALT BASIN-  
SOUTHERN HUDSPETH HIGHLANDS-  
RIO GRANDE VALLEY OF EASTERN EL PASO/WESTERN HUDSPETH COUNTIES-  
RIO GRANDE VALLEY OF EASTERN HUDSPETH COUNTY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CROW FLATS, HUECO TANKS, LOMA LINDA,  
CORNUDAS, DELL CITY, SALT FLAT, SIERRA BLANCA, FABENS,  
FORT HANCOCK, TORNILLO, AND INDIAN HOT SPRINGS  
139 AM MST SUN JAN 21 2018  
 
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS  
AFTERNOON...  
 
* TIMING...WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON BEFORE  
DIMINISHING BY EARLY THIS EVENING.  
 
* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL HAVE SUSTAINED SPEEDS  
AROUND 30 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 50 MPH. HOWEVER GUSTS MAY  
EXCEED 60 MPH OVER ISOLATED LOCATIONS ALONG EASTERN SLOPES.  
 
* IMPACTS...DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS WILL EXIST ESPECIALLY  
FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. BLOWING DUST MAY REDUCE  
VISIBILITIES OVER VERY ISOLATED LOCATIONS. LOOSE OBJECTS MAY  
ALSO BE BLOWN AROUND.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS  
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT, ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH  
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION AND KNOW YOUR VEHICLE LIMITS.  
 

 
 

 
 
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