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New Mexico, South Central Mountains

High Wind Warning

Statement as of 4:15 PM MDT on March 23, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on March 24, 2017


... High Wind Warning now in effect until 7 PM MDT Friday...

* location... portions of the Central Mountain chain, adjacent
eastern Highlands and plains.

* Winds... west to southwest 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.
Winds diminishing and becoming more northwest to west after
sunset.

* Timing... winds will continue trend downward with sunset, but
will probably remain hazardous in some wind prone locations
tonight and again on Friday.

* Visibility... dropping to 1 to 3 miles at times in dust prone
locations.

* Local impacts... unsecured objects may become airborne and power
lines may topple over. Power outages will be possible. Cross
winds will be dangerous on northwest-to-southeast oriented
roads, like Highway 285 from Eldorado to Roswell.

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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