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Wind Advisory

Statement as of 10:47 PM MDT on April 30, 2016

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on May 01, 2016


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until noon MDT Sunday...

* location... the Sandia and Manzano Mountains... west central and
northwest Highlands... as well as the Santa Fe Metro area... lower
Rio Grande Valley including Socorro and south Central Highlands
including Carrizozo.

* Winds... east to southeast 25 to 35 mph with gusts around 50
mph.

* Timing... the strong winds will spread south and westward during
the night... initially impacting the Santa Fe Metro and Sandia
and Manzano Mountains before reaching the lower Rio Grande
Valley and south central... west central and northwest Highlands
between midnight and 6 am Sunday.

* Visibility... will be reduced to 3 to 5 miles in dust prone
areas.

* Local impacts... in addition to areas of blowing dust...
hazardous cross winds will impact portions of Interstate 25 near
and south of Santa Fe and through Valencia and Socorro counties.
Be prepared for sudden strong gusts near canyons and gaps.

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.





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