New Mexico Weather Alerts, Southern Colorado Weather Alerts

Winter Weather Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Otero

WEST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 7500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MESCALERO...TIMBERON...MOUNTAIN PARK...
CLOUDCROFT...SUNSPOT...APACHE SUMMIT...MAYHILL...PINON...
SACRAMENTO
1254 PM MST SAT DEC 3 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MST SUNDAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EL PASO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MST
SUNDAY. THE WINTER STORM WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* TIMING...INTERMITTENT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS UNTIL AFTER MIDNIGHT. THE
THREAT OF ADDITIONAL SNOW IS EXPECTED TO END BY MID-MORNING
SUNDAY.

* MAIN IMPACT...ADDITIONAL SNOW AMOUNTS OF 2-5 INCHES ARE
POSSIBLE. DANGEROUS DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY DUE TO ICY
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY LESS THAN A HALF MILE IN
SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW. SOME SHORT-TERM ROAD CLOSURES MAY BE
REQUIRED.

* OTHER IMPACTS...PATCHY FOG AND FREEZING FOG IS ALSO POSSIBLE.
THIS MAY CAUSE SLICK SURFACES LEADING TO SLIPS AND FALLS AND
POOR VISIBILITIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

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