Weather Service Report


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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
1150 AM MST Sun Feb 23 2020

...SNOW FOR THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.A deep tap of moisture combined with a storm system will bring 
areas of rain and snow to the area through this afternoon. Snow 
levels will gradually drop to near 6,500 feet as colder air 
continues to arrive from the west. Several inches of snow are 
likely across the Chuska, Sangre de Cristo, Tusas, and Jemez 
mountains. Accumulating snow is also expected for the Raton Pass 
area. Snow will taper off this evening as the storm system pulls 
away into the Great Plains.

NMZ202-210-211-213-214-240000-
/O.CON.KABQ.WW.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-200224T0000Z/
Chuska Mountains-Tusas Mountains Including Chama-Jemez Mountains-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
1150 AM MST Sun Feb 23 2020

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 
  inches. Locally higher snow amounts likely on peaks.

* WHERE...Tusas Mountains including Chama, Chuska Mountains, 
  Jemez Mountains, Northern and Southern Sangre de Cristo 
  Mountains.

* WHEN...Through 5 PM MST today.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Visibility may be reduced below one half 
  mile at times in heavier snow. Some blowing snow is possible 
  on Sunday afternoon as west winds increase over the area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

The latest road conditions for New Mexico can be obtained by
calling 5 1 1, 1-800-432-4269, or visiting nmroads.com.

&&

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NMZ227-240300-
/O.CON.KABQ.WW.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-200224T0600Z/
Johnson and Bartlett Mesas Including Raton Pass-
1150 AM MST Sun Feb 23 2020

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of up to three 
  inches. West winds gusting as high as 45 mph.

* WHERE...Johnson and Bartlett Mesas Including Raton Pass.

* WHEN...Through 11 PM MST this evening.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Visibility may be reduced below one half 
  mile at times in heavier snow. Some blowing snow is possible 
  on Sunday afternoon as west winds increase over the area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

The latest road conditions for New Mexico can be obtained by
calling 5 1 1, 1-800-432-4269, or visiting nmroads.com.

&&

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