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WWUS75 KABQ 181737  
NPWABQ  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM  
1137 AM MDT THU JUL 18 2019  
   
..HAZARDOUS HEAT THURSDAY THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK
 
 
.THE HIGH TEMPERATURE IS EXPECTED TO SOAR NEAR 105 DEGREES IN  
TUCUMCARI AND ROSWELL TODAY, FRIDAY AND POTENTIALLY ALSO  
SATURDAY. VERY DRY AIR AND ABUNDANT SUNSHINE ARE EXPECTED UNDER A  
BROAD HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM. A MOIST BACK DOOR COLD FRONT WILL  
BRING WELCOME RELIEF FROM THE HEAT AND A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS  
SUNDAY.  
 
NMZ534-538-190100-  
/O.CON.KABQ.HT.Y.0001.190718T1800Z-190719T0100Z/  
/O.CON.KABQ.HT.Y.0002.190719T1800Z-190720T0100Z/  
QUAY COUNTY-CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-  
1137 AM MDT THU JUL 18 2019  
   
..HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING
 
   
..HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MDT FRIDAY
 
 
* LOCATION...QUAY AND CHAVES COUNTIES.  
 
* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY AFTERNOON.  
 
* TEMPERATURES...AROUND 105 DEGREES, EXCEPT AROUND 100 DEGREES  
ON THE CAPROCK.  
 
* LOCAL IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS HEAT WILL INCREASE THE RISK OF HEAT-  
RELATED ILLNESS INCLUDING HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT STROKE IN  
PEOPLE AND ANIMALS. ABUNDANT SUNSHINE AND A HIGH SUN ANGLE MAY  
LEAD TO SEVERE SUN BURN ON EXPOSED SKIN.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN  
POSSIBLE, RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR  
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT  
STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN  
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.  
 

 
 

 
 
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