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High Wind Watch

Statement as of 3:46 AM MDT on April 26, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on April 27, 2017


... High wind watch in effect from Thursday morning through
Thursday evening...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a high
wind watch, which is in effect from Thursday morning through
Thursday evening.

* Location... Sandia, Manzano and south central mountains, central
and south Central Highlands, eastern Lincoln and southwest
Chaves counties.

* Winds... west to northwest 30 to 40 mph with gusts to around 60
mph.

* Timing... wind will strengthen through the morning, peak during
the afternoon and diminish Thursday evening.

* Visibility... locally reduced in dust prone locations.

* Local impacts... strong cross winds will impact north to south
oriented roads. Light weight and unsecured objects may become
airborne. Flimsy structures may topple over.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Remember, a high wind watch means conditions are favorable for a
potentially damaging high wind event in and close to the watch
area. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts of 58 mph
or more can lead to property damage. Monitor the latest forecasts
at weather.Gov/abq, listen to NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite
media outlet.




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