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New Mexico, Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley

High Wind Warning, Blowing Dust Advisory

Statement as of 3:22 PM MDT on April 25, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 25, 2017


... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 8 PM MDT this
evening...
... Blowing dust advisory remains in effect until 6 PM MDT this
evening...

* timing... .strongest winds will continue through 7 PM.

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

* Visibility... blowing dust will reduce the visibility to less
than a mile across many locations with the visibility under a
half mile over a few areas including along Interstate 10
between El Paso and Las Cruces and also around Deming and
Lordsburg.

* Impacts... blowing dust will reduce the visibility to less than
a mile over many locations causing dangerous driving
conditions. The winds may also cause property and even
building damage and blow down trees and power lines over a few
areas. 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.

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






Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:06 PM MDT on April 25, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on April 25, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM MDT this evening
for strong winds and low relative humidities for fire weather
zones 055, 056, 111, 112, and 113...
... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Thursday afternoon through
Thursday evening for strong winds and low relative humidities...

The National Weather Service in El Paso TX/Santa Teresa has
issued a Fire Weather Watch, which is in effect from Thursday
afternoon through Thursday evening.

* Winds... west-southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts over 50 mph
through this evening and westerly at 20 to 30 mph with gusts to
40 mph on Thursday.

* Humidity... 9 to 15 percent.

* Highest threat Thursday... 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.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.






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Alabama - Flood Warning
Alaska - Record Report
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Advisory
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory
District of Columbia - Coastal Flood Advisory
Florida - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Lake Wind Advisory
Maine - Coastal Flood Advisory
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Ice Storm Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
New Hampshire - Coastal Flood Advisory
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Blowing Dust Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New York - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Statement , Hydrologic Statement , High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
Oregon - Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico -
Rhode Island - Coastal Flood Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , High Wind Warning, Blowing Dust Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
Utah - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory
Washington - Wind Advisory
Wisconsin - Winter Weather Advisory
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement

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