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New Mexico, Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin

High Wind Warning

Statement as of 9:57 PM MDT on April 24, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on April 25, 2017


... High Wind Warning remains in effect from noon to 8 PM MDT
Tuesday...

* timing... winds will increase late morning Tuesday with maximum
winds occurring between 1 PM and 7 PM.

* Winds... west winds will have sustained speeds near 40 mph with
gusts between 50 and 60 mph.

* Impacts... blowing dust will reduce the visibility to less than
a mile over many locations causing dangerous driving
conditions. The combination of strong winds... warm
temperatures and low humidity will cause critical fire weather
conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.





Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:07 PM MDT on April 24, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on April 25, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 9 PM MDT this evening
for strong winds and low relative humidities for fire weather
zones 055, 056, 111, 112, and 113... ..
... Red flag warning in effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Tuesday 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 8 PM
MDT Tuesday. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* Wind Monday and Tuesday... west-southwest 20 to 35 mph with gusts
over 50 mph.

* Humidity Monday... 5 to 9 percent.

* Humidity Tuesday... 9 to 13 percent.

* Highest threat Monday... west of a line from Alamogordo to El
Paso. Highest threat Tuesday... south and east of a line from
Truth or Consequences to Deming to Animas.

* 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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Alabama - Flood Warning
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, High Wind Warning , High Wind Warning , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory
Michigan - Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory
New Mexico - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
New York - Flood Warning
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Flood Advisory
Oregon - Record Report
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch
South Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Texas - High Wind Warning , High Wind Watch , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
Utah - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Statement , High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory
West Virginia - Flood Warning
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement

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