West Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 11:38 PM MDT Apr. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 3 am MDT Friday...

* location... west slopes Sangre de Cristo and Jemez Mountains.

* Winds... south to southeast 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50
mph.

* Timing... winds will increase this afternoon and continue until
after midnight before diminishing. Snow showers with minor
accumulations of snow are expected to develop over the higher
terrain late tonight.

* Visibility... locally reduced in areas of blowing dust.

* Local impacts... strong cross winds will create difficult
travel on east to west oriented roadways.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Motorists should exercise caution while travelling. Sudden gusts
of wind may cause you to lose control of your vehicle. Extra
attention should be given to cross winds.