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WWUS45 KABQ 171202
WSWABQ

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
602 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014


NMZ513-515-527-171315-
/O.EXP.KABQ.WW.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-140417T1200Z/
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
602 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 6 AM MDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 6 AM MDT EARLY THIS
MORNING.

THE UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WHICH BROUGHT SNOW TO PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
NEW MEXICO HAS MOVED EAST INTO TEXAS. AREAS OF FLURRIES OF LIGHT
SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE FAR NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS EAST
TO THE NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS AND PLAINS UNTIL ABOUT MID-MORNING.

$$











000
WWUS45 KABQ 171202
WSWABQ

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
602 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014


NMZ513-515-527-171315-
/O.EXP.KABQ.WW.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-140417T1200Z/
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
602 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 6 AM MDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 6 AM MDT EARLY THIS
MORNING.

THE UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WHICH BROUGHT SNOW TO PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
NEW MEXICO HAS MOVED EAST INTO TEXAS. AREAS OF FLURRIES OF LIGHT
SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE FAR NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS EAST
TO THE NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS AND PLAINS UNTIL ABOUT MID-MORNING.

$$










000
WWUS45 KABQ 170344
WSWABQ

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
944 PM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...QUICK SHOT OF ACCUMULATING SNOW TONIGHT IN THE SANGRE DE
CRISTO MOUNTAINS AND RATON PASS...

.A FEW TO SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED IN THE SANGRE DE
CRISTO MOUNTAINS NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER TONIGHT. THIS INCLUDES
INTERSTATE 25 OVER THE RATON PASS...WHERE THE SNOWFALL WILL BE
HEAVY AT TIMES LATE THIS EVENING INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. SNOW
WILL DECREASE IN INTENSITY AROUND SUNRISE THURSDAY MORNING...AND
WILL FULLY DIMINISH BY MID DAY AS THE UPPER TROUGH EXITS EASTWARD.

NMZ513-515-527-171200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WW.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-140417T1200Z/
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
944 PM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
THURSDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM
MDT THURSDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF
  COLFAX COUNTY.

* TIMING...A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW WILL CHANGE OVER TO ALL SNOW BY
  MIDNIGHT. SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES INTO THE LATE NIGHT HOURS.
  THEN SNOW COVERAGE AND INTENSITY SHOULD DECREASE BY SUNRISE
  THURSDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...EAST AND NORTHEAST AT 10 TO 20 MPH. SHIFTING OUT OF
  THE NORTH TOWARD SUNRISE.

* SNOW LEVELS...RANGING BETWEEN 7500 TO 8500 BEFORE
  MIDNIGHT...THEN BOTTOMING OUT NEAR 6000 FEET AROUND SUNRISE
  THURSDAY.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...HIGH TERRAIN ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW PACKED AND
  ICY...INCLUDING PARTS OF INTERSTATE 25 NEAR THE RATON PASS.
  VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN A MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL PRIMARILY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

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000
WWUS45 KABQ 170344
WSWABQ

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
944 PM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...QUICK SHOT OF ACCUMULATING SNOW TONIGHT IN THE SANGRE DE
CRISTO MOUNTAINS AND RATON PASS...

.A FEW TO SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED IN THE SANGRE DE
CRISTO MOUNTAINS NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER TONIGHT. THIS INCLUDES
INTERSTATE 25 OVER THE RATON PASS...WHERE THE SNOWFALL WILL BE
HEAVY AT TIMES LATE THIS EVENING INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. SNOW
WILL DECREASE IN INTENSITY AROUND SUNRISE THURSDAY MORNING...AND
WILL FULLY DIMINISH BY MID DAY AS THE UPPER TROUGH EXITS EASTWARD.

NMZ513-515-527-171200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WW.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-140417T1200Z/
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
944 PM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
THURSDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM
MDT THURSDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF
  COLFAX COUNTY.

* TIMING...A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW WILL CHANGE OVER TO ALL SNOW BY
  MIDNIGHT. SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES INTO THE LATE NIGHT HOURS.
  THEN SNOW COVERAGE AND INTENSITY SHOULD DECREASE BY SUNRISE
  THURSDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...EAST AND NORTHEAST AT 10 TO 20 MPH. SHIFTING OUT OF
  THE NORTH TOWARD SUNRISE.

* SNOW LEVELS...RANGING BETWEEN 7500 TO 8500 BEFORE
  MIDNIGHT...THEN BOTTOMING OUT NEAR 6000 FEET AROUND SUNRISE
  THURSDAY.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...HIGH TERRAIN ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW PACKED AND
  ICY...INCLUDING PARTS OF INTERSTATE 25 NEAR THE RATON PASS.
  VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN A MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL PRIMARILY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

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000
WWUS45 KABQ 162156
WSWABQ

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
356 PM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...QUICK SHOT OF ACCUMULATING SNOW TONIGHT IN THE SANGRE DE CRISTO
MOUNTAINS NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER...

.A FAST MOVING UPPER LEVEL TROUGH AND BACK DOOR COLD FRONT WILL
PRODUCE EASTERLY UPSLOPE FLOW AND A FEW TO SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW
IN THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER
TONIGHT. THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 25 OVER RATON PASS...WHERE THE
SNOWFALL WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES LATE THIS EVENING INTO THE
OVERNIGHT HOURS. SNOW WILL DECREASE IN INTENSITY AROUND SUNRISE
THURSDAY MORNING...THEN GRADUALLY DIMINISH BY MID DAY AS THE UPPER
TROUGH EXITS EASTWARD.

NMZ513-527-170400-
/O.UPG.KABQ.WS.A.0007.140417T0300Z-140417T1600Z/
/O.NEW.KABQ.WW.Y.0011.140417T0300Z-140417T1200Z/
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
356 PM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 AM MDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING
TO 6 AM MDT THURSDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES ACROSS THE SANGRE DE CRISTO
  MOUNTAINS NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER...INCLUDING INTERSTATE 25
  OVER RATON PASS. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL BE POSSIBLE ON
  HIGHER PEAKS AND EAST FACING SLOPES.

* TIMING...RAIN SHOWERS AROUND SUNSET WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW BY
  LATE EVENING. SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES FROM LATE EVENING INTO
  THE LATE NIGHT HOURS...THEN SNOW COVERAGE AND INTENSITY SHOULD
  DECREASE BY SUNRISE THURSDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...EAST AND NORTHEAST AT 10 TO 20 MPH. SHIFTING OUT OF THE
  NORTH TOWARD SUNRISE.

* SNOW LEVELS...LOWERING FROM AROUND 9000 FEET AT SUNSET TO 7000
  FEET BY MIDNIGHT BEFORE BOTTOMING OUT NEAR 6000 FEET AROUND
  SUNRISE THURSDAY.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW PACKED AND ICY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
PRIMARILY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

NMZ515-170400-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WW.Y.0011.140417T0300Z-140417T1200Z/
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
356 PM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 AM MDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING
TO 6 AM MDT THURSDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES IN AND NEAR COLFAX COUNTY.

* TIMING...RAIN SHOWERS AROUND SUNSET WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW BY
  LATE EVENING. SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES FROM LATE EVENING INTO
  THE LATE NIGHT HOURS...THEN SNOW COVERAGE AND INTENSITY SHOULD
  DECREASE BY SUNRISE THURSDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...EAST AND NORTHEAST AT 10 TO 20 MPH. SHIFTING OUT OF THE
  NORTH TOWARD SUNRISE.

* SNOW LEVELS...LOWERING FROM AROUND 9000 FEET AT SUNSET TO 7000
  FEET BY MIDNIGHT BEFORE BOTTOMING OUT NEAR 6000 FEET AROUND
  SUNRISE THURSDAY.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW PACKED AND ICY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
PRIMARILY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

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000
WWUS45 KABQ 162156
WSWABQ

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
356 PM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...QUICK SHOT OF ACCUMULATING SNOW TONIGHT IN THE SANGRE DE CRISTO
MOUNTAINS NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER...

.A FAST MOVING UPPER LEVEL TROUGH AND BACK DOOR COLD FRONT WILL
PRODUCE EASTERLY UPSLOPE FLOW AND A FEW TO SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW
IN THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER
TONIGHT. THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 25 OVER RATON PASS...WHERE THE
SNOWFALL WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES LATE THIS EVENING INTO THE
OVERNIGHT HOURS. SNOW WILL DECREASE IN INTENSITY AROUND SUNRISE
THURSDAY MORNING...THEN GRADUALLY DIMINISH BY MID DAY AS THE UPPER
TROUGH EXITS EASTWARD.

NMZ513-527-170400-
/O.UPG.KABQ.WS.A.0007.140417T0300Z-140417T1600Z/
/O.NEW.KABQ.WW.Y.0011.140417T0300Z-140417T1200Z/
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
356 PM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 AM MDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING
TO 6 AM MDT THURSDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES ACROSS THE SANGRE DE CRISTO
  MOUNTAINS NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER...INCLUDING INTERSTATE 25
  OVER RATON PASS. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL BE POSSIBLE ON
  HIGHER PEAKS AND EAST FACING SLOPES.

* TIMING...RAIN SHOWERS AROUND SUNSET WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW BY
  LATE EVENING. SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES FROM LATE EVENING INTO
  THE LATE NIGHT HOURS...THEN SNOW COVERAGE AND INTENSITY SHOULD
  DECREASE BY SUNRISE THURSDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...EAST AND NORTHEAST AT 10 TO 20 MPH. SHIFTING OUT OF THE
  NORTH TOWARD SUNRISE.

* SNOW LEVELS...LOWERING FROM AROUND 9000 FEET AT SUNSET TO 7000
  FEET BY MIDNIGHT BEFORE BOTTOMING OUT NEAR 6000 FEET AROUND
  SUNRISE THURSDAY.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW PACKED AND ICY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
PRIMARILY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

NMZ515-170400-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WW.Y.0011.140417T0300Z-140417T1200Z/
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
356 PM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 AM MDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING
TO 6 AM MDT THURSDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES IN AND NEAR COLFAX COUNTY.

* TIMING...RAIN SHOWERS AROUND SUNSET WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW BY
  LATE EVENING. SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES FROM LATE EVENING INTO
  THE LATE NIGHT HOURS...THEN SNOW COVERAGE AND INTENSITY SHOULD
  DECREASE BY SUNRISE THURSDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...EAST AND NORTHEAST AT 10 TO 20 MPH. SHIFTING OUT OF THE
  NORTH TOWARD SUNRISE.

* SNOW LEVELS...LOWERING FROM AROUND 9000 FEET AT SUNSET TO 7000
  FEET BY MIDNIGHT BEFORE BOTTOMING OUT NEAR 6000 FEET AROUND
  SUNRISE THURSDAY.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW PACKED AND ICY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
PRIMARILY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

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000
WWUS45 KABQ 161527
WSWABQ

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
927 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...SNOW RETURNING TO NORTHERN NEW MEXICO NEAR THE COLORADO LINE
TONIGHT...

.A FAST MOVING WEATHER SYSTEM HEADING SOUTH AND EAST ACROSS
NORTHERN NEW MEXICO COMBINED WITH A COLD FRONT PENETRATING INTO
THE NORTHEAST PLAINS WILL CREATE CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR A SWATH
OF FRESH SNOW ACROSS THE NORTHERN SUMMITS OF THE SANGRE DE CRISTO
MOUNTAINS...AND EASTWARD OVER RATON RIDGE AND JOHNSON MESA. THIS
AREA INCLUDES INTERSTATE 25 OVER RATON PASS. AS THE WEATHER
SYSTEM MOVES INTO TEXAS BY MIDDAY THURSDAY...SNOW WILL TAPER OFF
AND END BY THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

NMZ513-527-162200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WS.A.0007.140417T0300Z-140417T1600Z/
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
927 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

A WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SEVERAL INCHES ACROSS THE SANGRE DE CRISTO
  MOUNTAINS NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER...INCLUDING RATON RIDGE AND
  JOHNSON MESA.

* TIMING...RAIN SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON THEN CHANGE
  OVER TO SNOW BY LATE EVENING. SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE
  OVERNIGHT BEFORE TAPERING OFF AROUND MID MORNING THURSDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH AND NORTHWEST AT 10 TO 20 MPH.

* SNOW LEVELS...THE SNOW LEVEL WILL LOWER FROM AROUND 9000 FEET
  LATE THIS AFTERNOON TO 7000 FEET BY MIDNIGHT BEFORE BOTTOMING
  OUT NEAR 5800 FEET AROUND SUNRISE THURSDAY.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...HIGH COUNTRY ROADS MAY BECOME SNOW PACKED AND
  ICY WITH WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS...INCLUDING INTERSTATE 25
  OVER RATON PASS AND HIGHWAY 64 ACROSS THE NORTHERN SANGRE DE
  CRISTO MOUNTAINS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE
FOR A HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER EVENT IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH
AREA. MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS AT WEATHER.GOV/ABQ...LISTEN TO
NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE MEDIA OUTLET.

&&

$$

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000
WWUS45 KABQ 161527
WSWABQ

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
927 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...SNOW RETURNING TO NORTHERN NEW MEXICO NEAR THE COLORADO LINE
TONIGHT...

.A FAST MOVING WEATHER SYSTEM HEADING SOUTH AND EAST ACROSS
NORTHERN NEW MEXICO COMBINED WITH A COLD FRONT PENETRATING INTO
THE NORTHEAST PLAINS WILL CREATE CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR A SWATH
OF FRESH SNOW ACROSS THE NORTHERN SUMMITS OF THE SANGRE DE CRISTO
MOUNTAINS...AND EASTWARD OVER RATON RIDGE AND JOHNSON MESA. THIS
AREA INCLUDES INTERSTATE 25 OVER RATON PASS. AS THE WEATHER
SYSTEM MOVES INTO TEXAS BY MIDDAY THURSDAY...SNOW WILL TAPER OFF
AND END BY THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

NMZ513-527-162200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WS.A.0007.140417T0300Z-140417T1600Z/
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
927 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

A WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SEVERAL INCHES ACROSS THE SANGRE DE CRISTO
  MOUNTAINS NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER...INCLUDING RATON RIDGE AND
  JOHNSON MESA.

* TIMING...RAIN SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON THEN CHANGE
  OVER TO SNOW BY LATE EVENING. SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE
  OVERNIGHT BEFORE TAPERING OFF AROUND MID MORNING THURSDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH AND NORTHWEST AT 10 TO 20 MPH.

* SNOW LEVELS...THE SNOW LEVEL WILL LOWER FROM AROUND 9000 FEET
  LATE THIS AFTERNOON TO 7000 FEET BY MIDNIGHT BEFORE BOTTOMING
  OUT NEAR 5800 FEET AROUND SUNRISE THURSDAY.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...HIGH COUNTRY ROADS MAY BECOME SNOW PACKED AND
  ICY WITH WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS...INCLUDING INTERSTATE 25
  OVER RATON PASS AND HIGHWAY 64 ACROSS THE NORTHERN SANGRE DE
  CRISTO MOUNTAINS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE
FOR A HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER EVENT IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH
AREA. MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS AT WEATHER.GOV/ABQ...LISTEN TO
NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE MEDIA OUTLET.

&&

$$

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000
WWUS45 KABQ 160916
WSWABQ

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
316 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...SNOW RETURNING TO NORTHERN NEW MEXICO NEAR THE COLORADO LINE...

.A FAST MOVING WEATHER SYSTEM HEADING SOUTH AND EAST ACROSS
NORTHERN NEW MEXICO COMBINED WITH A COLD FRONT PENETRATING INTO
THE NORTHEAST PLAINS WILL CREATE CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR A SWATH OF
FRESH SNOW ACROSS THE NORTHERN SUMMITS OF THE SANGRE DE CRISTO
MOUNTAINS...AND EASTWARD OVER RATON RIDGE AND JOHNSON MESA. THIS
AREA INCLUDES INTERSTATE 25 OVER RATON PASS. AS THE WEATHER SYSTEM
MOVES INTO TEXAS BY MIDDAY THURSDAY...SNOW WILL TAPER OFF AND END
BY THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

NMZ513-527-161800-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WS.A.0007.140417T0300Z-140417T1600Z/
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
316 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...8 INCHES OR MORE LOCALLY ACROSS THE
  NORTHERN SUMMITS OF THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS...AND OVER
  RATON RIDGE AND JOHNSON MESA.

* TIMING...RAIN SHOWERS DEVELOPING EARLY THIS EVENING WILL CHANGE
  OVER TO SNOW BY MIDNIGHT. SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE
  OVER THE WATCH AREA THROUGH SUNRISE THURSDAY MORNING. SNOW WILL
  TAPER OFF LATE THURSDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST TO 20 MPH WITH PEAK WINDS SHORTLY AFTER
  MIDNIGHT. WINDS DECREASING STEADILY THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* SNOW LEVELS...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL
  LOCATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...HIGH COUNTRY ROADS MAY BECOME SNOW PACKED AND
  ICY WITH WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS...INCLUDING INTERSTATE 25
  OVER RATON PASS...AND HIGHWAY 64 ACROSS THE NORTHERN SANGRE DE
  CRISTO MOUNTAINS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE
FOR A HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER EVENT IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH
AREA. MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS AT WEATHER.GOV/ABQ...LISTEN
TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE MEDIA OUTLET.

&&

$$

SHY









000
WWUS45 KABQ 160916
WSWABQ

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
316 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...SNOW RETURNING TO NORTHERN NEW MEXICO NEAR THE COLORADO LINE...

.A FAST MOVING WEATHER SYSTEM HEADING SOUTH AND EAST ACROSS
NORTHERN NEW MEXICO COMBINED WITH A COLD FRONT PENETRATING INTO
THE NORTHEAST PLAINS WILL CREATE CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR A SWATH OF
FRESH SNOW ACROSS THE NORTHERN SUMMITS OF THE SANGRE DE CRISTO
MOUNTAINS...AND EASTWARD OVER RATON RIDGE AND JOHNSON MESA. THIS
AREA INCLUDES INTERSTATE 25 OVER RATON PASS. AS THE WEATHER SYSTEM
MOVES INTO TEXAS BY MIDDAY THURSDAY...SNOW WILL TAPER OFF AND END
BY THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

NMZ513-527-161800-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WS.A.0007.140417T0300Z-140417T1600Z/
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
316 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...8 INCHES OR MORE LOCALLY ACROSS THE
  NORTHERN SUMMITS OF THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS...AND OVER
  RATON RIDGE AND JOHNSON MESA.

* TIMING...RAIN SHOWERS DEVELOPING EARLY THIS EVENING WILL CHANGE
  OVER TO SNOW BY MIDNIGHT. SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE
  OVER THE WATCH AREA THROUGH SUNRISE THURSDAY MORNING. SNOW WILL
  TAPER OFF LATE THURSDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST TO 20 MPH WITH PEAK WINDS SHORTLY AFTER
  MIDNIGHT. WINDS DECREASING STEADILY THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* SNOW LEVELS...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL
  LOCATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...HIGH COUNTRY ROADS MAY BECOME SNOW PACKED AND
  ICY WITH WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS...INCLUDING INTERSTATE 25
  OVER RATON PASS...AND HIGHWAY 64 ACROSS THE NORTHERN SANGRE DE
  CRISTO MOUNTAINS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE
FOR A HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER EVENT IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH
AREA. MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS AT WEATHER.GOV/ABQ...LISTEN
TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE MEDIA OUTLET.

&&

$$

SHY








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