Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
329 PM MDT SUN APR 12 2015

...STRONG EAST WINDS EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT AND MONDAY...

.A STRONG CLOSED UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL PASS EASTWARD THROUGH
SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO TONIGHT AND MONDAY. STRONG EAST WINDS ON THE
NORTH SIDE OF THE LOW WILL COMBINE WITH A BACKDOOR SURFACE COLD
FRONT TO PRODUCE STRONG EAST WINDS FROM THE ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA
SOUTH TO THE SOUTH-CENTRAL HIGHLANDS AND UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY.

NMZ519-524-525-131200-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WI.Y.0007.150413T0900Z-150414T0200Z/
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
329 PM MDT SUN APR 12 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 8 PM MDT MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 8 PM MDT MONDAY.

* LOCATION...AREAS JUST WEST OF THE SANDIA AND MANZANO MOUNTAINS
  SOUTHWARD TO THE SOUTH-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS AND UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY.

* WINDS...EAST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH. THE STRONGEST
  WINDS ARE EXPECTED IN THE FAR NORTHEAST HEIGHTS OF ALBUQUERQUE
  WHERE LOCAL GUSTS MAY REACH 60 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE AFTER MIDNIGHT...PEAKING IN STRENGTH
  LATE MONDAY MORNING.

* VISIBILITY...LOCALLY REDUCED VISIBILITY IN LOCAL BLOW DUST IS POSSIBLE.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...EAST WINDS THAT OVER-TOP THE SANDIA MOUNTAINS
  HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO RESULT IN DANGEROUS CROSS WINDS FOR HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES ALONG TRAMWAY BOULEVARD FROM EMBUDO CANYON
  NORTH TO THE SANDIA PEAK TRAMWAY BASE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION WHILE TRAVELING. 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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