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Socorro, New Mexico

Lat: 34.06N, Lon: 106.9W
Wx Zone: NMZ520
Warning FLW WEATHER ALERT - WIND ADVISORY (More Info. Click Here) Warning

Warning Issue Date: 333 AM MST Sun Jan 21 2018
Warning Expiration: 1830 GMT 21 2018
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MST THIS EVENING... The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 8 AM this morning to 8 PM MST this evening. * LOCATION...Lower and Middle Rio Grande Valley, Sandia and Manzano Mountains, Estancia Valley, Gila and southwest mountains. * WINDS...Southwest becoming northwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph. * TIMING...Winds will increase this morning, peak during the midday through afternoon hours, before diminishing by sunset. * VISIBILITY...Occasionally reduced to 3 to 5 miles in blowing dust. * LOCAL IMPACTS...Drivers of vans, campers, trailers, and other high-profile vehicles should exercise extreme caution, especially on highways with cross winds, including Interstate 25. 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. &&