New Mexico Weather Alerts, Southern Colorado Weather Alerts

Dense Fog Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley
  • Lowlands of the Bootheel
  • Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin
  • Northern Dona Ana County
  • Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley
  • Central Tularosa Basin
  • Southern Tularosa Basin
  • Otero Mesa

Dense Fog Advisory Now In Effect Until 9 Am Mst This Morning
The Dense Fog Advisory Is Now In Effect Until 9 Am Mst This
Morning.
- Event: Patchy Dense Fog Across The Lowlands Of Southwest And
South Central New Mexico Through The Early Morning Hours.
Areas Of Less Dense Fog Possible Across Far West Texas.
- Visibilities: Severe Reductions In Visibility Down To Less
Than 1/4 Mile.
- Timing: Through The Early Morning Pre-dawn Hours Until 2 Hours
After Sunrise Breaking Up Around 9 Am Mdt.
- Impact: Significant Travel Danger With Severely Reduced
Visibilities. Motorist Are Urged To Slow Down Use Low
Beams And Pull Off The Road If Necessary To Stay Safe.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Dense Fog Advisory Means Visibilities Will Frequently Be
Reduced To Less Than One Quarter Mile. If Driving Slow Down
Use Your Headlights And Leave Plenty Of Distance Ahead Of You.