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New Mexico, Southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet

Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 4:57 AM MDT on April 29, 2017

Expires 5:00 AM EDT on April 30, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 3 am MDT Sunday...

* snow accumulations... generally 6 to 12 inches over portions of
northeast New Mexico. Areas along the Colorado border near
Raton Pass east through northern Union County, as well as the
peaks of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, may see amounts of 12
and 18 inches.

* Timing... snow will become heavier and more widespread this
morning, continue through the afternoon and evening, then
taper off later tonight.

* Winds... north to northeast at 20 to 30 mph with occasional
gusts over 40 mph today across the northeast plains, Raton
ridge and far northeast Highlands. Winds slowly diminishing
tonight.

* Snow levels... snow levels will fall rapidly early this morning
and become cold enough for snow at all locations.

* Local impacts... travel will become hazardous or even
impossible over portions of north central and northeast New
Mexico today, especially on Interstate 25 between Glorieta
Pass and Raton Pass, highways 64 and 87 from Raton to Clayton
and Interstate 40 near Clines Corners. In addition, heavy snow
accumulating on trees that have already leafed-out may lead to
tree damage and falling limbs.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow and blowing snow means
severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring.
Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel
dangerous. Strong winds are likely. Only travel in an emergency.
If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

For the latest Road conditions, dial 511 or 1.800.432.4269, or
visit nmroads.Com.





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