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New Mexico, Chaves County Plains

Wind Advisory

Statement as of 3:34 AM MDT on March 24, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on March 24, 2017


... Wind Advisory in effect until 7 PM MDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect until 7 PM MDT this evening.

* Location... Roosevelt County and the Chaves County plains in New
Mexico.

* Winds... westerly winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph
will turn north northwesterly through the late morning hours
with increases in speed. By late morning and through much of the
early afternoon, sustained speeds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts of
50 mph are expected.

* Timing... steady strong winds this morning will shift direction
and increase in speed before noon. Winds will remain strong
through the late afternoon and will decrease in speed around
dusk.

* Visibility... dropping to 2 to 5 miles at times in dust prone
locations such as recently plowed agricultural fields.

* Local impacts... unsecured objects may become airborne. Cross
winds will pose difficult driving conditions, especially for
high profile vehicles.

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.





Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 4:22 AM MDT on March 24, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on March 24, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect from 9 am CDT /8 am MDT/ this
morning to 9 PM CDT /8 PM MDT/ this evening for relative humidity of
15% or less, 20 foot winds of 20 mph or more, and high to extreme
fire danger...

* humidity... 5 to 15%.

* Wind... mountains... west 25 to 40 mph with higher gusts.
Lowlands... west to northwest 20 to 35 mph with higher gusts.

* Fire danger... high to extreme.

* 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 dangerous fire behavior.





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