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New Mexico, Central Highlands

Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 11:49 AM MDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 5:00 AM EDT on April 30, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from midnight tonight
to 3 am MDT Sunday...

* snow accumulations... could be significant with 6 to 18 inches
over portions of northeast New Mexico and the Sangre de Cristo
Mountains.

* Timing... snow will become heavier and more widespread late
Friday night through Saturday, then taper off late Saturday
evening.

* Winds... north 25 to 35 mph with gusts to around 45 mph
Saturday.

* Snow levels... snow levels will fall rapidly early Saturday
morning so temperatures will quickly become cold enough for
snow at all locations.

* Local impacts... travel may become hazardous or impossible over
portions of northeast New Mexico Saturday, especially on
Interstate 25 in the Raton Pass area, and highways 64 and 87
from Raton to Clayton and Interstate 40 near Clines Corners and
Sedillo Hill.

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.

For the latest Road conditions, dial 511 or 1.800.432.4269, or
visit nmroads.Com.




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Alabama - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Connecticut - Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Georgia - Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Hawaii - Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Special Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory
Maine - Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Statement
Michigan - Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Hydrologic Statement
Minnesota - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
New Jersey - Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Wind Advisory, Blowing Dust Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch, High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
New York - Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flash Flood Watch
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, Blowing Dust Advisory , High Wind Warning, High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Utah - Wind Advisory , Hard Freeze Warning
Virginia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Statement , Public Information Statement

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