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I-10 ROADWAY CLOSURE REMOVED LORDSBURG
I-10 east and westbound lanes at mile post 20 now open.

WEATHER ADVISORY:
I-10 ROADWAY CLOSURE LORDSBURG
I-10 east and westbound lanes at mile post 20 are closed, all traffic is being diverted onto US 70 due to Hidalgo county experiencing high winds and blowing dust. Traffic is being diverted onto Highway 70 on both New Mexico and Arizona side.

WEATHER ADVISORY- Blowing Dust:
High wind warning in Hidalgo County, visibility is low due to blowing dust. High profile vehicles please use caution. The NMDOT will continue monitoring the roadway. This event will be updated as conditions change.

Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley-Lowlands of the Bootheel-
Uplands of the Bootheel-Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin-
Sierra County Lakes-Northern Dona Ana County-
Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley-Central Tularosa Basin-
Southern Tularosa Basin-Otero Mesa-Western El Paso County-
Eastern/Central El Paso County-
Northern Hudspeth Highlands/Hueco Mountains-Salt Basin-
Southern Hudspeth Highlands-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern El Paso/Western Hudspeth Counties-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern Hudspeth County-
Including the cities of Lordsburg, Red Rock, Virden,

I-10 ROADWAY CLOSURE REMOVED LORDSBURG

I-10 east and westbound lanes at mile post 20 are now open, please proceed with caution.

WEATHER ADVISORY:
I-10 ROADWAY CLOSURE LORDSBURG
I-10 east and westbound lanes at mile post 20 are closed, all traffic is being diverted onto US 70 due to Hidalgo county experiencing high winds and blowing dust. Traffic is being diverted onto Highway 70 on both New Mexico and Arizona side.

WEATHER ADVISORY- Blowing Dust:
High wind warning in Hidalgo County, visibility is low due to blowing dust. High profile vehicles please use caution. The NMDOT will continue monitoring the roadway. This event will be updated as conditions change.

Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley-Lowlands of the Bootheel-Uplands of the Bootheel-Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin-Sierra County Lakes-Northern Dona Ana County-Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley-Central Tularosa Basin-
Southern Tularosa Basin-Otero Mesa-Western El Paso County-
Eastern/Central El Paso County-Northern Hudspeth Highlands/Hueco Mountains-Salt Basin-Southern Hudspeth Highlands-Rio Grande Valley of Eastern El Paso/Western Hudspeth Counties-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern Hudspeth County-Including the cities of Lordsburg, Red Rock, Virden,Antelope Wells, Animas, Hachita, Cloverdale, Deming, Columbus,Truth Or Consequences, Derry, Spaceport, Garfield, Hatch,
Radium Springs, Las Cruces, Vado, Sunland Park, Alamogordo,
Tularosa, White Sands Monument, Chaparral, Orogrande,
White Sands Range Headquarters, Crow Flats, Downtown El Paso,
West El Paso, Upper Valley, East and Northeast El Paso, Socorro,
Fort Bliss, Hueco Tanks, Loma Linda, Cornudas, Dell City,
Salt Flat, Sierra Blanca, Fabens, Fort Hancock, Tornillo,
and Indian Hot Springs

Eastern Black Range Foothills NM-
Southern Gila Foothills/Mimbres Valley NM-
Southern Gila Highlands/Black Range NM-Upper Gila River Valley NM-
204 PM MDT MON JUN 19 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN GRANT AND
SOUTHWESTERN SIERRA COUNTIES UNTIL 245 PM MDT...

At 203 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from 6 miles northeast of Mimbres to 5 miles west of
Silver City. Movement was south at 10 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Red Flag Warning In Effect From Noon To 8 Pm Mdt Sunday For
Strong Winds And Low Relative Humidities For Fire Weather Zone
111...

The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has
issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from noon to 8 PM
MDT Sunday. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 111.

* WIND...25 TO 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

* HUMIDITY...7 to 11 percent.