Winds continue Sunday, health alert issued

High winds, blowing dust plague city

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The winds continue Sunday in Albuquerque, with another health alert issued for those with respiratory conditions.

The alert is in effect until 9 p.m. Sunday.

People who are sensitive to dust, such as those with asthma or chronic bronchitis, are encouraged to stay indoors.

The storm is moving out Sunday, but gusts could still be as strong as 50 to 65 miles per hour at times. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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