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Wind Advisory

Statement as of 3:37 AM MST on February 23, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 23, 2017


... Wind Advisory in effect from 9 am this morning to 5 PM MST
this afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 9 am this morning to 5 PM MST
this afternoon.

* Location... the Upper, Middle and lower Rio Grande valley; Santa
Fe Metro area; higher peaks and west slopes of the Sangre de
Cristo mountains; upper Tularosa valley; west Central Highlands
and Southwest Mountains.

* Winds... west 20 to 35 mph with gusts from 40 to 50 mph.

* Timing... winds will strengthen through the morning, then peak in
strength during the early to mid afternoon, before weakening
with sunset.

* Visibility... locally reduced below 3 miles in dust prone
locations south and southwest of Santa Fe.

* Local impacts... hazardous Crosswinds will impact north to south
oriented roads like I-25. Unsecured objects may become airborne.

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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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 5:26 AM MST on February 23, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EST on February 23, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon today to 7 PM MST
this evening...

* area and timing... northeast Highlands, northeast plains, middle
Rio Grande Valley, and the Sandia, Manzano, and Gallinas
Mountains this afternoon into the early evening.

* 20 foot winds... west 25 to 45 mph with gusts of 50 to 60 mph
this afternoon.

* Relative humidity... minimum values of 8 to 14.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly
and will be hard to control. Long range spotting and extreme
fire behavior will be possible. Outdoor burning should not be
done.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this red flag warning.




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