New Mexico Weather Alerts, Southern Colorado Weather Alerts

Winter Storm Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Southern Gila Highlands/Black Range

Winter Storm Warning Remains In Effect Until Midnight Mst
Tonight For Areas Above 8000 Ft
- Timing: Snow Is Expected To Continue Through This Evening
Before Tapering Off Late Tonight. A Few Flurries Are Still
Possible Sunday Morning.
- Impact: Heavy Wet Snow Will Accumulate At Higher Elevations
Making Travel Difficult Over Mountain Passes. Reduced
Visibilities Also Possible In Heavy Snow And Fog. As Snow
Levels Fall Overnight Roads At High Elevations Will Become
Icy And Snow Packed.
- Snow Levels: Main Snow Level Around 8000 Ft With A Mixture
Of Rain And Snow Down To 7000 Ft.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Winter Storm Warning Means Significant Amounts Of Snow Are
Expected Or Occurring. Strong Winds Are Also Possible. This Will
Make Travel Very Hazardous Or Impossible.

Winter Storm Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Sacramento Mountains Above 7500 Feet

Winter Storm Warning Remains In Effect Until Midnight Mst
Tonight
- Timing: Snow Is Expected To Continue Through This Evening
Before Tapering Off Late Tonight. A Few Flurries Are Still
Possible Sunday Morning.
- Impact: Heavy Wet Snow Will Accumulate At Higher Elevations
Making Travel Difficult Over Mountain Passes. Reduced
Visibilities Are Also Possible In Heavy Snow Or Fog. As Snow
Levels Fall Overnight Roads At High Elevations Will Become
Icy And Snow Packed.
- Winds: Southeast 10 To 20 Mph Becoming West By Saturday
Afternoon.
- Snow Levels: Main Snow Level Around 8000 Feet With A Mixture
Of Rain And Snow Down To 7500 Ft.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Winter Storm Warning Means Significant Amounts Of Snow Are
Expected Or Occurring. Strong Winds Are Also Possible. This Will
Make Travel Very Hazardous Or Impossible.

Winter Storm Warning

The following areas are affected:

  • San Juan Mountains
  • Jemez Mountains
  • West Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains
  • Northern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet/Red River
  • Southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet
  • East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains
  • Upper Rio Grande Valley
  • Lower Chama River Valley
  • Sandia/Manzano Mountains
  • Estancia Valley
  • Central Highlands
  • South Central Mountains
  • Northeast Highlands
  • Chuska Mountains
  • Northwest Highlands
  • West Central Mountains
  • Southwest Mountains

Winter Storm Warning Remains In Effect Until 5 Pm Mst This
Afternoon
A Winter Storm Warning For Heavy Snow Remains In Effect Until 5
Pm Mst This Afternoon.
- Snow Accumulations Expect Additional Snowfall Accumulations
Between 1 Or 2 Inches Below 7500 Feet And 2 To 4 Inches Above
7500 Feet.
- Timing Snow Will Continue Off And On Before Diminishing Late
This Afternoon.
- Winds No Significant Winds Are Expected With This Storm
System.
- Snow Levels Snow Levels Will Generally Fluctuate Between 6000
To 6500 Feet This Morning Before Gradually Rising Above 7500
Feet This Afternoon.
- Local Impacts Visibilities May Be Lowered In Snow. Expect
Winter Weather Driving Conditions Especially Above 7500 Feet
Where Snow-packed And Icy Roads May Exist.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Winter Storm Warning For Heavy Snow Means Severe Winter Weather
Conditions Are Expected Or Occurring. Significant Amounts Of Snow
Are Forecast That Will Make Travel Dangerous. Only Travel In An
Emergency. If You Must Travel Keep An Extra Flashlight Food
And Water In Your Vehicle In Case Of An Emergency.

Winter Weather Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Northwest Plateau

Winter Weather Advisory Now In Effect Until Noon Mst Today
The Winter Weather Advisory For Snow Is Now In Effect Until Noon
Mst Today.
- Snow Accumulations An Additional Inch Favoring Elevated
Terrain.
- Timing Snow Will Continue Through This Morning Although May
Mix With Rain At Times Across The Lower Elevations.
- Winds No Significant Winds Are Expected.
- Snow Levels Near 5500 Feet This Morning Rising Above 7000 Feet
This Afternoon.
- Local Impacts Visibilities May Be Lowered In Falling Snow.
Winter Driving Conditions Are Possible Especially Over
Elevated Terrain.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Winter Weather Advisory For Snow Means That Periods Of Snow
Will Primarily Cause Travel Difficulties. Be Prepared For Snow
Covered Roads And Limited Visibilities.

Winter Weather Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Far Northwest Highlands
  • Santa Fe Metro Area
  • South Central Highlands
  • Raton Ridge/Johnson Mesa
  • Far Northeast Highlands
  • Harding County
  • Guadalupe County

Winter Weather Advisory Remains In Effect Until 5 Pm Mst This
Afternoon
A Winter Weather Advisory For Snow Remains In Effect Until 5 Pm
Mst This Afternoon.
- Snow Accumulations Expect Additional Snow Accumulations Of 1
Or 2 Inches.
- Timing Snow Will Continue Through This Afternoon Before
Diminishing.
- Winds No Significant Winds Are Expected.
- Snow Levels Lifting From Around 5000 Feet Early This Morning
To Around 7000 Feet Saturday Afternoon.
- Local Impacts Visibility May Be Reduced In Falling Snow And
Areas Of Dense Fog. Slushy And Icy Roads May Exist.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Winter Weather Advisory For Snow Means That Periods Of Snow
Will Primarily Cause Travel Difficulties. Be Prepared For Snow
Covered Roads And Limited Visibilities.

Winter Weather Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • West Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet
  • East Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet

Winter Weather Advisory Remains In Effect Until Midnight Mst
Tonight
- Snow Accumulation: 2 To 5 Inches Are Expected.
- Timing: Precipitation Will Fall As A Mixture Of Rain And Snow
And Will Continue Through This Evening Before Tapering Off
Late Tonight. A Few Flurries Are Still Possible Sunday
Morning.
- Impact: Heavy Wet Snow Will Accumulate Making Travel
Difficult. Reduced Visibilities Are Also Possible In Heavy
Snow Or Fog.
- Winds: Southeast 10 To 20 Mph Becoming West By Saturday
Afternoon.
- Snow Levels: Main Snow Level Will Remain Around 8000 Ft But
A Mixture Of Rain And Snow Will Fall Down To 6000 Ft.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Winter Weather Advisory Means That Periods Of Snow Will Cause
Travel Difficulties. Be Prepared For Slippery Roads And Limited
Visibilities And Use Caution While Driving.

Winter Weather Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Southwest San Juan Mountains

Winter Weather Advisory Remains In Effect Until 8 Pm Mst This
Evening
- Timing Snow Will Continue Intermittently Through This Evening.
- Snow Accumulation 6 To 10 Inches. Around A Foot At Locations
Above 10000 Feet.
- Winds South 5 To 10 Mph.
- Impacts Roads Will Be Slushy And Snow Packed Especially
Highways 550 And 145 Through The San Juan Mountains And Utah
Highway 191 From Blanding Through Monticello. Heavy Snow May
Restrict Visibility At Times.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Winter Weather Advisory Means That Periods Of Snow And/or
Blowing Snow Will Cause Travel Difficulties. Be Prepared For
Slippery Roads And Limited Visibilities And Use Caution While
Driving.

Winter Weather Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Southern Sangre De Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Ft
  • Southern Sangre De Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Ft

Winter Weather Advisory Now In Effect Until Midnight Mst
Tonight
- Location The Southern Sangre De Cristo Mountains.
- Cause And Timing A Storm System Moving Through The Desert
Southwest Will Bring Abundant Moisture Into Southern Colorado
Today Leading To Periods Of Moderate To Occasionally Heavy
Snowfall.
- Storm Total Snow Accumulation 6 To 10 Inches With Locally
Higher Amounts.
- Impact Roads Will Icy And Snow Covered At Times Making For
Hazardous Travel Conditions. Heavy Wet Snow Will Result In
Increased Avalanche Threat.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
Winter Storms May Have Strong Winds And Reduced Visibility Due To
Heavy Snowfall And Blowing Snow. Snow Accumulations Of Over
8 Inches In The Mountains May Occur. If You Are Planning To
Travel In The Watch Area During The Time Of The Watch Listen To
The Latest Weather Forecast And Consider Traveling At Another
Time Or By Another Route. If You Must Travel In Or Through The
Watch Area During The Time Of The Watch Take Along A Winter
Survival Kit.