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New Mexico, Central Highlands

High Wind Warning

Statement as of 5:01 PM MST on February 27, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EST on February 28, 2017


... High Wind Warning remains in effect from midnight tonight to
7 PM MST Tuesday...

* location... from the Sandia, Manzano and south central
mountains, the central and south Central Highlands, eastern
Lincoln and southwest Chaves counties.

* Winds... west to southwest at 30 to 45 mph with gusts of 60 to
70 mph.

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

* Visibility... could be reduced to 3 miles 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 and 54.

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.





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