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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM  
330 AM MST SAT JAN 20 2018  
 
NMZ401>417-TXZ418>424-211300-  
UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY-SOUTHERN GILA HIGHLANDS/BLACK RANGE-SOUTHERN  
GILA FOTHILLS/MIMBRES VALLEY-SOUTHWEST DESERT/LOWER GILA RIVER  
VALLEY-LOWLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-UPLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-SOUTHWEST  
DESERT/MIMBRES BASIN-EASTERN BLACK RANGE FOOTHILLS-SIERRA COUNTY  
LAKES-NORTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY-SOUTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY/MESILLA  
VALLEY-CENTRAL TULAROSA BASIN-SOUTHERN TULAROSA BASIN-WEST SLOPES  
SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 7500  
FEET-EAST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-OTERO MESA-  
WESTERN EL PASO COUNTY-EASTERN/CENTRAL EL PASO COUNTY-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-  
330 AM MST SAT JAN 20 2018  
 
THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL  
NEW MEXICO, SOUTHWEST NEW MEXICO, AND SOUTHWEST TEXAS.  
   
DAY ONE
 
TODAY AND TONIGHT  
 
A DEEP LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WITH A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE  
SOUTHWESTERN UNITED STATES CAUSING WINDY CONDITIONS ACROSS THE  
REGION MAINLY FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT. WINDS WILL  
GUST AROUND 50 MPH MUCH OF THE REGION WITH GUSTS EXCEEDING 60 MPH  
ALONG A FEW LOCATIONS ALONG EASTERN SLOPES. BLOWING DUST WILL REDUCE  
THE VISIBILITY TO LESS THAN A MILD OVER VERY ISOLATED AREAS.  
 
THE STORM WILL ALSO BRING RAIN AND SNOW ACROSS THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS  
WITH A FEW RAIN SHOWERS POSSIBLY TURNING TO SNOW OVER THE LOWER  
ELEVATIONS OVERNIGHT. UP TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW MAY FALL OVER A FEW  
MOUNTAIN AREAS MAINLY ABOVE 7000 FEET OTHERWISE RAIN AND SNOW  
AMOUNTS WILL BE LIGHT MOST OF THE REGION.  
   
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN
 
SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.  
 
CONTINUED WINDY THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON WITH WINDS GUSTING AROUND  
40 TO 50 MPH MOST LOCATIONS EXCEPT FOR HIGHER GUSTS ALONG EASTERN  
SLOPES.  
 
POSSIBLY WINDY AGAIN FRIDAY WITH WIND GUSTS FROM 40 TO 50 MPH  
EXPECTED.  
   
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
 
 
SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.  
 

 
 
ROGASH  
 
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