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WWUS75 KABQ 301905  
NPWABQ  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM  
105 PM MDT MON JUL 30 2018  
 
...STRONG CANYON WINDS ON THE EAST SIDE OF ALBUQUERQUE THIS  
EVENING...  
 
.A STRONG BACK DOOR COLD FRONT WILL SURGE WEST THROUGH CANYONS IN  
THE SANDIA AND MANZANO MOUNTAINS THIS EVENING. STRONG EAST WINDS  
ARE EXPECTED BELOW CANYONS ON THE EAST SIDE OF ALBUQUERQUE BETWEEN  
ROUGHLY 7 PM AND 1 AM. STRONG CROSSWINDS WILL IMPACT NORTH-SOUTH  
ORIENTED ROADWAYS, INCLUDING INTERSTATE 25 BETWEEN PLACITAS, THE  
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA, ISLETA PUEBLO, AND BELEN. AREAS OF BLOWING  
DUST ARE ALSO LIKELY WITH THESE WINDS.  
 
NMZ519-310700-  
/O.NEW.KABQ.WI.Y.0041.180731T0100Z-180731T0700Z/  
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY/ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-  
105 PM MDT MON JUL 30 2018  
 
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 AM MDT  
TUESDAY...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WIND  
ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 AM MDT  
TUESDAY.  
 
* LOCATION...MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY INCLUDING THE ALBUQUERQUE  
METRO AREA.  
 
* WINDS...EAST 25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 45 TO 55 MPH.  
 
* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE RAPIDLY AROUND 7 PM AND CONTINUE  
THROUGH 1 AM BEFORE TAPERING OFF OVERNIGHT.  
 
* VISIBILITY...LOCALLY REDUCED IN DUST PRONE AREAS.  
 
* LOCAL IMPACTS...STRONG CROSSWINDS WILL IMPACT NORTH TO SOUTH  
ORIENTED ROADWAYS. SMALL AND LIGHT WEIGHT OBJECTS MAY BE BLOWN  
AROUND.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
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