Issue Date: 355 AM MST Wed Jan 16 2019
Expiration: 1200 GMT 17 2019
This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of north and central
.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for the far Northwest
Mountains and Tusas Mountains through 8 PM MST this evening. A
winter weather system moving into the Four Corners will continue to
bring snow showers to the Northwest Highlands and Tusas Mountains
through the morning hours, tapering off this afternoon. Snow
accumulations of 1 to 5 inches can be expected focused above 9500`.
Meanwhile, strong west winds will begin to impact the Sangre de
Cristo Mountains this morning, spreading down to the east-central
plains this afternoon. Sustained winds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts up
to 50 mph can be expected.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday
The next winter storm system will bring another round of valley rain
and mountain snow to most of New Mexico starting late Thursday night
through Friday. Light snow accumulations are likely to reach valley
floors early Friday morning for western New Mexico. Colder air swings
in behind the cold front Friday night into Saturday.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotters are encouraged to report snowfall amounts through the
National Weather Service Albuquerque web site at weather.gov/abq
or by calling 1.888.386.7637.
Albuquerque, NM Weather Warnings, Advisories and Alerts are issued by the National Weather Service.
You may want to see if there are any Special Weather Statements