wiind advisory 021619Southern Gila Highlands/Black Range-
Southern Gila Foothills/Mimbres Valley-
Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley-Lowlands of the Bootheel-
Uplands of the Bootheel-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern El Paso/Western Hudspeth Counties-
Including the cities of Silver City, Lake Roberts, Kingston,
Fort Bayard, Mimbres, Hurley, Faywood, Grant County Airport,
Lordsburg, Red Rock, Virden, Antelope Wells, Animas, Hachita,
Cloverdale, Fabens, Fort Hancock, and Tornillo
520 AM MST Sat Feb 16 2019

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has
issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from noon today to
6 PM MST this evening.

* AREA AFFECTED...The lowlands of South-Central New Mexico and
Far West Texas.

* TIMING...Winds will increase in the early afternoon hours,
peaking between 2 PM and 5 PM.

* WINDS...West winds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 45 mph.

* DUST...Patchy blowing dust is expected, and may periodically
reduce visibility to dangerous levels along Interstate 10 near
Lordsburg Playa this afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Drivers of high profile vehicles should be cautious
of difficult driving conditions, especially near mountain
passes and along north/south running roads. In addition the
strong winds could cause some minor property damage, including
damage to shingles and small tree branches broken off.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of at least 30 mph are expected.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.