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Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory

Statement as of 7:44 PM MDT on April 26, 2017

Expires 5:00 AM EDT on April 28, 2017


... Blowing dust advisory in effect from 1 PM to 9 PM MDT
Thursday...
... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 1 PM Thursday to 3 am MDT
Friday...

The National Weather Service in El Paso TX/Santa Teresa has
issued a blowing dust advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM to
9 PM MDT Thursday.

This is in addition to a Wind Advisory which is in effect
from 1 PM MDT Thursday to 3 am MDT Friday.

* Timing... winds will increase by early afternoon, peaking between
3 PM and 10 PM. Winds will continue to be strong and gusty
overnight but will diminish before dawn.

* Winds... west winds will have sustained speeds near 30 mph with
gusts 45 to 55 mph.

* Visibility... blowing dust will reduce the visibility to less
than one mile over much of the area with the visibility less
than a half mile across a few locations.

* Impacts... the strong winds and low visibility due to blowing
dust will cause dangerous driving conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of at least 30 mph are expected.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

A blowing dust advisory means that blowing dust will restrict
visibilities. Travelers are urged to use caution.






Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:02 PM MDT on April 26, 2017

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on April 27, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect from noon to 9 PM MDT Thursday for
strong winds and low relative humidities...

The National Weather Service in El Paso TX/Santa Teresa has
issued a red flag warning, which is in effect from noon to 9 PM
MDT Thursday. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* Winds... west 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

* Humidity... 9 to 15 percent.

* Highest threat... lowland locations south and east of a line
from Deming to Alamogordo.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.


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