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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 4:33 AM MST on January 20, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EST on January 21, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 11 am this morning to 8 PM
MST Saturday...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Winter
Storm Warning for heavy snow and blowing snow... which is in
effect from 11 am this morning to 8 PM MST Saturday. The Winter
Storm Watch is no longer in effect.

* Snow accumulations... three to 6 inches in the upper Rio Grande
Valley. 6 inches to one foot at elevations above 7500 or 8000
feet with locally greater amounts over the peaks and along west
facing slopes.

* Timing... while periods of light to briefly moderate snow are
expected today... the more persistent and heavier snow will begin
by tonight and persist through Saturday. Snow will taper off
Saturday evening.

* Winds... west 20 to 35 mph with gusts from 30 to 50 mph today and
strengthening Saturday at 25 to 40 mph with occasional gusts
from 35 to 60 mph. These stronger winds will be most likely over
exposed areas and ridgetops.

* Snow levels... temperatures will become cold enough for snow at
all locations.

* Local impacts... high terrain roads will become snow packed and
icy with reduced visibility in snow and blowing snow. Areas of
blowing and drifting snow are expected with significant
visibility restriction at times. Travel will become difficult
or impossible at high elevations above 8000 feet.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow and blowing snow means
severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring.
Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel
dangerous. Strong winds are likely. Only travel in an emergency.
If you must travel... keep an extra flashlight... food... and water
in your vehicle in case of an emergency.






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Alabama - Record Report
Alaska - Wind Chill Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Arizona - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
American Samoa - Flash Flood Watch
California - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, High Surf Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Warning, High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , High Surf Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Hydrologic Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Florida - Beach Hazard Statement
Georgia - Record Report
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Special Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Kansas - Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Missouri - Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Montana - Freezing Rain Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Nebraska - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Dense Fog Advisory
Ohio - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Dense Fog Advisory , Public Information Statement
Oregon - High Surf Warning, High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning, High Surf Advisory, Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , High Wind Watch , Wind Advisory, High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Freezing Fog Advisory , Freezing Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Pennsylvania - Freezing Rain Advisory
South Carolina - Record Report
South Dakota - Dense Fog Advisory
Tennessee - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Public Information Statement
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Washington - Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Freezing Fog Advisory , Freezing Fog Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Watch , Freezing Rain Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Freezing Rain Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report

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