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Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 4:45 PM MST Feb. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 5 PM MST
Tuesday...

* what... heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 10
inches expected, except 1 to 2 feet in the northern mountains.
South and southeast wind gusts up to 35 mph in the Sangre de
Cristo and Jemez Mountains will create patches of blowing snow.

* Where... much of northern and western New Mexico.

* When... until 5 PM MST Tuesday, with the heaviest snow expected
tonight into Tuesday.

* Additional details... travel will be very difficult to impossible
from snowpacked and icy roads and reduced visibility. Wind chill
temperatures in the single digits and teens tonight and Tuesday
morning, except as cold as negative 13 degrees along and east of
the Sangre de Cristo Mountains.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you
must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest Road conditions for New Mexico can be obtained by
calling 5 1 1 or 1-800-432-4269.





Public Information Statement
Issued: 7:50 PM MST Feb. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

Preliminary snow reports across north and central New Mexico
for the last 34 hours.

... County... storm total time/date of
   location /inches/ measurement

... Bernalillo County...
   Sandia Park 4 NW 4.0 700 am 2/18
      - Sandia ski area.

... Colfax County...
   Raton 1 N 7.0 915 am 2/18
   Raton 1 ENE 7.0 725 am 2/18
   Red River 5 ESE 6.0 800 am 2/18
      - Red River Pass snotel.
   Red River 11 ENE 4.5 800 am 2/18
      - Shuree snotel.
   Angel Fire 3 ESE 2.0 700 am 2/18
      - Angel Fire ski area.
   Eagle Nest 2.0 400 PM 2/18
   Black Lake 5 ESE 1.3 710 am 2/18
   Black Lake 5 ESE 1.3 915 am 2/18

... Los Alamos County...
   Los Alamos 1 WSW 3.3 715 PM 2/18
   Los Alamos 6 W 3.0 700 am 2/18
      - Pajarito ski area.

... McKinley County...
   Gallup 1 SSE 3.0 915 am 2/18
   Gallup 4 E 2.3 915 am 2/18

... Rio Arriba County...
   Chama 5.0 400 PM 2/18
   Canon Plaza 11 NNW 3.5 800 am 2/18
      - Hopewell snotel.
   Cuba 9 E 3.0 800 am 2/18
      - vacas locas snotel.
   Dulce 2.5 713 PM 2/17
   Truchas 1 ESE 1.6 915 am 2/18
   Alcalde 19 N 1.1 915 am 2/18
   Canones 5 NW 1.0 915 am 2/18

... San Juan County...
   Toadlena 5 SSW 5.0 800 am 2/18
      - Navajo Whiskey Creek snotel.
   Aztec 1 ESE 4.0 1100 am 2/18
   Aztec 1 NNE 2.0 400 PM 2/18
   Aztec 2 WSW 1.0 915 am 2/18
   Farmington 3 NE 1.0 915 am 2/18

... San Miguel County...
   San Ignacio 2 NNE 2.1 915 am 2/18
   Rowe 2 NNE 1.0 915 am 2/18

... Sandoval County...
   Ponderosa 3 ENE 1.0 915 am 2/18

... Santa Fe County...
   Chupadero 7 ESE 8.0 800 am 2/18
      - ski Santa Fe.
   Agua Fria 7 NNW 1.8 915 am 2/18
   Glorieta 2 E 1.4 915 am 2/18
   Santa Fe 4 NE 1.2 915 am 2/18
   los Cerrillos 5 ENE 1.0 915 am 2/18

... Taos County...
   Red River 8.0 700 am 2/18
      - Red River ski area.
   Red River 8 SSW 7.0 700 am 2/18
      - Taos ski area.
   Valdez 1 NW 3.0 915 am 2/18
   Llano Largo 5 SSE 3.0 800 am 2/18
      - Rio Santa Barbara snotel.
   Tres Ritos 3 NW 2.0 700 am 2/18
      - Sipapu ski area.

... Union County...
   Capulin 3.5 600 PM 2/18
   Clayton 6 NE 3.5 915 am 2/18
   Seneca 16 NW 3.5 915 am 2/18
   Grenville 7 ENE 2.0 915 am 2/18



750 PM MST Mon Feb 18 2019

Preliminary snow reports across north and central New Mexico
for the last 34 hours.

... County... storm total time/date of
   location /inches/ measurement

... Bernalillo County...
   Sandia Park 4 NW 4.0 700 am 2/18
      - Sandia ski area.

... Colfax County...
   Raton 1 N 7.0 915 am 2/18
   Raton 1 ENE 7.0 725 am 2/18
   Red River 5 ESE 6.0 800 am 2/18
      - Red River Pass snotel.
   Red River 11 ENE 4.5 800 am 2/18
      - Shuree snotel.
   Angel Fire 3 ESE 2.0 700 am 2/18
      - Angel Fire ski area.
   Eagle Nest 2.0 400 PM 2/18
   Black Lake 5 ESE 1.3 710 am 2/18
   Black Lake 5 ESE 1.3 915 am 2/18

... Los Alamos County...
   Los Alamos 1 WSW 3.3 715 PM 2/18
   Los Alamos 6 W 3.0 700 am 2/18
      - Pajarito ski area.

... McKinley County...
   Gallup 1 SSE 3.0 915 am 2/18
   Gallup 4 E 2.3 915 am 2/18

... Rio Arriba County...
   Chama 5.0 400 PM 2/18
   Canon Plaza 11 NNW 3.5 800 am 2/18
      - Hopewell snotel.
   Cuba 9 E 3.0 800 am 2/18
      - vacas locas snotel.
   Dulce 2.5 713 PM 2/17
   Truchas 1 ESE 1.6 915 am 2/18
   Alcalde 19 N 1.1 915 am 2/18
   Canones 5 NW 1.0 915 am 2/18

... San Juan County...
   Toadlena 5 SSW 5.0 800 am 2/18
      - Navajo Whiskey Creek snotel.
   Aztec 1 ESE 4.0 1100 am 2/18
   Aztec 1 NNE 2.0 400 PM 2/18
   Aztec 2 WSW 1.0 915 am 2/18
   Farmington 3 NE 1.0 915 am 2/18

... San Miguel County...
   San Ignacio 2 NNE 2.1 915 am 2/18
   Rowe 2 NNE 1.0 915 am 2/18

... Sandoval County...
   Ponderosa 3 ENE 1.0 915 am 2/18

... Santa Fe County...
   Chupadero 7 ESE 8.0 800 am 2/18
      - ski Santa Fe.
   Agua Fria 7 NNW 1.8 915 am 2/18
   Glorieta 2 E 1.4 915 am 2/18
   Santa Fe 4 NE 1.2 915 am 2/18
   los Cerrillos 5 ENE 1.0 915 am 2/18

... Taos County...
   Red River 8.0 700 am 2/18
      - Red River ski area.
   Red River 8 SSW 7.0 700 am 2/18
      - Taos ski area.
   Valdez 1 NW 3.0 915 am 2/18
   Llano Largo 5 SSE 3.0 800 am 2/18
      - Rio Santa Barbara snotel.
   Tres Ritos 3 NW 2.0 700 am 2/18
      - Sipapu ski area.

... Union County...
   Capulin 3.5 600 PM 2/18
   Clayton 6 NE 3.5 915 am 2/18
   Seneca 16 NW 3.5 915 am 2/18
   Grenville 7 ENE 2.0 915 am 2/18


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