Weather Service Report


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WWUS45 KABQ 170517
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1017 PM MST MON JAN 16 2017

NMZ511-171200-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WW.Y.0003.170117T0517Z-170117T1200Z/
JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
1017 PM MST MON JAN 16 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 10 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  ABOVE 9000 FEET ACROSS THE EASTERN JEMEZ MOUNTAINS. MUCH LESS
  SNOW IS EXPECTED ACROSS WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE JEMEZ MOUNTAINS. 

* TIMING...A LOCALLY ENHANCED AREA OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  THE OVERNIGHT HOURS AND SHOULD DECREASE BEFORE SUNRISE. 

* WINDS...NO SIGNIFICANT WINDS ARE EXPECTED. 

* SNOW LEVELS...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL 
  LOCATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...ROADS MAY BE SNOW PACKED AND ICY AROUND LOS
  ALAMOS AND WHITE ROCK. SNOW AND FOG MAY RESULT IN LOW
  VISIBILITIES. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

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