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

Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14

000
WWUS75 KABQ 182056
NPWABQ

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
256 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...GUSTY WINDS EXPECTED OVER PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST NEW MEXICO
LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.A COLD FRONT COMBINED WITH STRONG WINDS ALOFT IN THE WAKE OF A
DEPARTING UPPER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL RESULT IN STRONG AND
GUSTY NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS OVER PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST NEW
MEXICO LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.

NMZ530-190400-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WI.Y.0010.150419T1100Z-150419T2200Z/
UNION COUNTY-
256 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 4 PM MDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 4 PM MDT SUNDAY.

* LOCATION...UNION COUNTY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST TO NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50
  MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS INCREASING SHORTLY BEFORE SUNRISE SUNDAY AND
  STRENGTHENING  RAPIDLY SUNDAY MORNING BEFORE DIMINISHING BY MID
  AFTERNOON.

* VISIBILITY...POTENTIAL FOR LOCALIZED REDUCTIONS TO 3 TO 5 MILES
  IN BLOWING DUST.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...SUDDEN CROSSWINDS WILL IMPACT HIGH PROFILE
  VEHICLES TRAVELING ON WEST TO EAST ORIENTED HIGHWAYS SUCH AS
  HIGHWAY 56 FROM ABBOTT TO CLAYTON.

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.

&&

$$






USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.