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High Wind Warning

Statement as of 2:50 AM MST on February 28, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EST on February 28, 2017


... High Wind Warning remains in effect from 10 am this morning to
7 PM MST this evening...

* location... Guadalupe, Quay, Curry, Roosevelt and De Baca
counties and the Chaves County plains.

* Winds... west to southwest at 30 to 45 mph with gusts of 55 to 70
mph.

* Timing... winds will increase rapidly through the remainder of
the morning, peak from midday through the afternoon, then
diminish in the evening.

* Visibility... could be reduced to 1 mile in blowing dust.

* Local impacts... drivers of vans, campers, trailers, and other
high-profile vehicles should be prepared for these potentially
dangerous high winds, especially on north to south oriented
highways, including U.S. Highways 285, 84 and 54. Motorists in
high profile vehicles should consider delaying travel.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Remember, a High Wind Warning means damaging winds are imminent
or highly likely. 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 3:05 AM MST on February 28, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 28, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect from noon today to 5 PM MST this
afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a red flag
warning... which is in effect from noon today to 5 PM MST this
afternoon.

* Area and timing... eastern portions of fire weather zone 108 with
particular concern for areas near and east of a Tucumcari to
Fort Sumner line to include the Melrose, Clovis, Portales and
Milnesand areas. Most critical conditions expected between noon
and 5 PM MST.

* 20 foot winds... southwest 25 to 40 mph with gusts between 60 and
70 mph. Winds becoming west then gradually shift northwest and
diminishing after 6 PM MST

* relative humidity... generally 15 to 18 percent in most critical
areas trending closer to 20 percent across western portions of
the zone.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this red flag warning.




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 9:30 AM MST on February 28, 2017

Expires 12:30 PM EST on February 28, 2017


Preliminary snow reports across north and central New Mexico
for the last 26 hours.

... County... storm total time/date of
   location /inches/ measurement

... Colfax County...
   Angel Fire 3 ESE 8.0 800 am 2/28
      - Angel Fire ski area.
   Angel Fire 5.0 915 am 2/28
   Black Lake 5 ESE 0.4 915 am 2/28

... McKinley County...
   Gallup 1 SSE 1.6 915 am 2/28

... Rio Arriba County...
   Chama 5.0 1115 PM 2/27
   El Rito 2 NW 2.2 915 am 2/28
   Chama 2 N 1.5 230 PM 2/27
   Truchas 1 ESE 1.3 915 am 2/28

... San Juan County...
   Farmington 3 S 1.0 915 am 2/28
   Farmington 10 N 0.9 915 am 2/28
   Farmington 3 NE 0.5 915 am 2/28

... Santa Fe County...
   Chupadero 7 ESE 6.0 800 am 2/28
      - ski Santa Fe.
   Glorieta 1 SSE 0.3 915 am 2/28

... Taos County...
   Red River 8 SSW 16.0 800 am 2/28
      - Taos ski area.
   Tres Ritos 3 NW 7.0 800 am 2/28
      - Sipapu ski area.
   Red River 6.0 800 am 2/28
      - Red River ski area.
   Valdez 1 NW 5.2 915 am 2/28
   Questa 2 NNE 2.5 915 am 2/28

Preliminary rainfall reports across north and central New Mexico
for the last 26 hours.

... County... storm total time/date of
   location /inches/ measurement

... Rio Arriba County...
   Ensenada 3 ENE 0.83 915 am 2/28
   Canones 5 NW 0.15 915 am 2/28
   Alcalde 19 N 0.12 915 am 2/28

... Santa Fe County...
   Tesuque 1 SSW 0.17 915 am 2/28
   Agua Fria 7 NNW 0.12 915 am 2/28
   Santa Fe 3 NE 0.11 915 am 2/28

Preliminary liquid equivalent reports across north and central New Mexico
for the last 26 hours.

... County... storm total time/date of
   location /inches/ measurement

... Catron County...
   Luna 1 ENE 0.30 707 am 2/28
      - Luna RAWS.
   Reserve 1 WNW 0.12 715 am 2/28
   Reserve 1 WNW 0.11 708 am 2/28
      - Reserve RAWS.

... Cibola County...
   El Morro 2 W 0.28 730 am 2/28

... Colfax County...
   Angel Fire 0.40 915 am 2/28

... Lincoln County...
   Corona 10 E 0.92 300 PM 2/27

... McKinley County...
   Gallup 1 SSE 0.73 915 am 2/28
   Gallup 3 WNW 0.70 755 am 2/28
      - kgup ASOS.
   Zuni Pueblo 7 NW 0.37 742 am 2/28
      - Zuni Buttes RAWS.

... Rio Arriba County...
   Dulce 1.07 728 am 2/28
      - Dulce RAWS.
   Ensenada 3 ENE 0.83 915 am 2/28
   Dulce 18 SW 0.66 730 am 2/28
   El Rito 2 NW 0.27 915 am 2/28
   Canones 5 NW 0.15 915 am 2/28
   Alcalde 19 N 0.12 915 am 2/28
   Truchas 1 ESE 0.10 915 am 2/28

... San Juan County...
   Farmington 10 N 0.65 915 am 2/28
   Farmington 3 NE 0.38 915 am 2/28
   Farmington 2 W 0.36 825 am 2/28
      - kfmn ASOS.
   Farmington 3 S 0.33 915 am 2/28

... Sandoval County...
   bandelier natl Monument 13 NW 0.26 820 am 2/28
   bandelier natl Monument 17 NW 0.25 820 am 2/28

... Santa Fe County...
   Tesuque 1 SSW 0.17 915 am 2/28
   Agua Fria 7 NNW 0.12 915 am 2/28
   Santa Fe 3 NE 0.11 915 am 2/28

... Taos County...
   Tres Piedras 0.60 815 am 2/28
   Arroyo Seco 3 SW 0.47 820 am 2/28
   Los Cordovas 2 SSW 0.22 915 am 2/28
   Questa 2 NNE 0.18 915 am 2/28

Preliminary peak non-thunderstorm wind gust reports across north and central New
Mexico for the last 26 hours.

... County... Peak gust time/date of
   location /mph/ measurement

... Catron County...
   Red Hill 1 N 44 613 am 2/28

... Chaves County...
   Dunken 2 NE 43 136 am 2/28
      - Dunken RAWS.

... Cibola County...
   El Morro 16 SSE 43 425 am 2/28
      - malpias lava flow RAWS.

... Guadalupe County...
   Milagro 3 ESE 47 230 am 2/28

... Lincoln County...
   Fort Stanton 2 SSW 64 835 am 2/28
      - ksrr AWOS.
   Arabela 12 ENE 49 520 am 2/28
      - portable RAWS.
   Encinoso 18 NNE 48 453 am 2/28
   Ruidoso 1 NNW 40 400 am 2/28
      - smokey bear RAWS.
   Nogal 5 NW 40 220 am 2/28

... McKinley County...
   Gallup 3 WNW 51 448 am 2/28
      - kgup ASOS.

... San Miguel County...
   Las Vegas 6 NE 45 1253 am 2/28
      - klvs ASOS.

... Sandoval County...
   Bernalillo 3 E 45 619 am 2/28

... Santa Fe County...
   Glorieta 6 WNW 40 357 am 2/28

... Socorro County...
   Bingham 10 S 49 655 am 2/28
   Socorro 2 S 47 535 am 2/28
      - konm AWOS.
   Contreras 1 ESE 46 211 am 2/28
      - Sevilleta RAWS.
   Bingham 10 SW 42 705 am 2/28
   Bosque del Apache Refuge 11 se 41 610 am 2/28

... Taos County...
   Talpa 1 se 43 401 am 2/28

... Union County...
   Clayton 2 ENE 46 155 am 2/28
      - kcao ASOS.


Rjh


930 am MST Tue Feb 28 2017

Preliminary snow reports across north and central New Mexico
for the last 26 hours.

... County... storm total time/date of
   location /inches/ measurement

... Colfax County...
   Angel Fire 3 ESE 8.0 800 am 2/28
      - Angel Fire ski area.
   Angel Fire 5.0 915 am 2/28
   Black Lake 5 ESE 0.4 915 am 2/28

... McKinley County...
   Gallup 1 SSE 1.6 915 am 2/28

... Rio Arriba County...
   Chama 5.0 1115 PM 2/27
   El Rito 2 NW 2.2 915 am 2/28
   Chama 2 N 1.5 230 PM 2/27
   Truchas 1 ESE 1.3 915 am 2/28

... San Juan County...
   Farmington 3 S 1.0 915 am 2/28
   Farmington 10 N 0.9 915 am 2/28
   Farmington 3 NE 0.5 915 am 2/28

... Santa Fe County...
   Chupadero 7 ESE 6.0 800 am 2/28
      - ski Santa Fe.
   Glorieta 1 SSE 0.3 915 am 2/28

... Taos County...
   Red River 8 SSW 16.0 800 am 2/28
      - Taos ski area.
   Tres Ritos 3 NW 7.0 800 am 2/28
      - Sipapu ski area.
   Red River 6.0 800 am 2/28
      - Red River ski area.
   Valdez 1 NW 5.2 915 am 2/28
   Questa 2 NNE 2.5 915 am 2/28

Preliminary rainfall reports across north and central New Mexico
for the last 26 hours.

... County... storm total time/date of
   location /inches/ measurement

... Rio Arriba County...
   Ensenada 3 ENE 0.83 915 am 2/28
   Canones 5 NW 0.15 915 am 2/28
   Alcalde 19 N 0.12 915 am 2/28

... Santa Fe County...
   Tesuque 1 SSW 0.17 915 am 2/28
   Agua Fria 7 NNW 0.12 915 am 2/28
   Santa Fe 3 NE 0.11 915 am 2/28

Preliminary liquid equivalent reports across north and central New Mexico
for the last 26 hours.

... County... storm total time/date of
   location /inches/ measurement

... Catron County...
   Luna 1 ENE 0.30 707 am 2/28
      - Luna RAWS.
   Reserve 1 WNW 0.12 715 am 2/28
   Reserve 1 WNW 0.11 708 am 2/28
      - Reserve RAWS.

... Cibola County...
   El Morro 2 W 0.28 730 am 2/28

... Colfax County...
   Angel Fire 0.40 915 am 2/28

... Lincoln County...
   Corona 10 E 0.92 300 PM 2/27

... McKinley County...
   Gallup 1 SSE 0.73 915 am 2/28
   Gallup 3 WNW 0.70 755 am 2/28
      - kgup ASOS.
   Zuni Pueblo 7 NW 0.37 742 am 2/28
      - Zuni Buttes RAWS.

... Rio Arriba County...
   Dulce 1.07 728 am 2/28
      - Dulce RAWS.
   Ensenada 3 ENE 0.83 915 am 2/28
   Dulce 18 SW 0.66 730 am 2/28
   El Rito 2 NW 0.27 915 am 2/28
   Canones 5 NW 0.15 915 am 2/28
   Alcalde 19 N 0.12 915 am 2/28
   Truchas 1 ESE 0.10 915 am 2/28

... San Juan County...
   Farmington 10 N 0.65 915 am 2/28
   Farmington 3 NE 0.38 915 am 2/28
   Farmington 2 W 0.36 825 am 2/28
      - kfmn ASOS.
   Farmington 3 S 0.33 915 am 2/28

... Sandoval County...
   bandelier natl Monument 13 NW 0.26 820 am 2/28
   bandelier natl Monument 17 NW 0.25 820 am 2/28

... Santa Fe County...
   Tesuque 1 SSW 0.17 915 am 2/28
   Agua Fria 7 NNW 0.12 915 am 2/28
   Santa Fe 3 NE 0.11 915 am 2/28

... Taos County...
   Tres Piedras 0.60 815 am 2/28
   Arroyo Seco 3 SW 0.47 820 am 2/28
   Los Cordovas 2 SSW 0.22 915 am 2/28
   Questa 2 NNE 0.18 915 am 2/28

Preliminary peak non-thunderstorm wind gust reports across north and central New
Mexico for the last 26 hours.

... County... Peak gust time/date of
   location /mph/ measurement

... Catron County...
   Red Hill 1 N 44 613 am 2/28

... Chaves County...
   Dunken 2 NE 43 136 am 2/28
      - Dunken RAWS.

... Cibola County...
   El Morro 16 SSE 43 425 am 2/28
      - malpias lava flow RAWS.

... Guadalupe County...
   Milagro 3 ESE 47 230 am 2/28

... Lincoln County...
   Fort Stanton 2 SSW 64 835 am 2/28
      - ksrr AWOS.
   Arabela 12 ENE 49 520 am 2/28
      - portable RAWS.
   Encinoso 18 NNE 48 453 am 2/28
   Ruidoso 1 NNW 40 400 am 2/28
      - smokey bear RAWS.
   Nogal 5 NW 40 220 am 2/28

... McKinley County...
   Gallup 3 WNW 51 448 am 2/28
      - kgup ASOS.

... San Miguel County...
   Las Vegas 6 NE 45 1253 am 2/28
      - klvs ASOS.

... Sandoval County...
   Bernalillo 3 E 45 619 am 2/28

... Santa Fe County...
   Glorieta 6 WNW 40 357 am 2/28

... Socorro County...
   Bingham 10 S 49 655 am 2/28
   Socorro 2 S 47 535 am 2/28
      - konm AWOS.
   Contreras 1 ESE 46 211 am 2/28
      - Sevilleta RAWS.
   Bingham 10 SW 42 705 am 2/28
   Bosque del Apache Refuge 11 se 41 610 am 2/28

... Taos County...
   Talpa 1 se 43 401 am 2/28

... Union County...
   Clayton 2 ENE 46 155 am 2/28
      - kcao ASOS.


Rjh

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