New Mexico Weather Alerts, Southern Colorado Weather Alerts

Winter Storm Warning

The following areas are affected:

  • Raton Ridge/Johnson Mesa
  • 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

Winter Storm Warning Now In Effect Until 4 Pm Mst Sunday
The Winter Storm Warning For Is Now In Effect Until 4 Pm Mst
Sunday.
- Snow Accumulations Additional Accumulations Of 3 To 6 Inches
Through Today. Tonight Through Sunday An Additional 10 To 20
Inches Is Expected Above 8000 Feet With 4 To 10 Inches Below
8000 Feet. Heavier Snow Amounts This Weekend Will Favor West And
Southwest Facing Slopes.
- Timing Periods Of Heavy Snow Will Continue Through Early
Morning. Snow Will Moderate During The Late Morning Only To
Intensify Again This Afternoon And Tonight. Periods Of Heavy
Snow Will Then Continue Through Sunday.
- Winds Significant Winds Are Not Expected.
- Snow Levels Temperatures Will Be Cold Enough For Snow At All
Locations Until Saturday Afternoon Through Sunday When The Snow
Level Will Lift To Around 8000 Feet.
- Local Impacts Hazardous Travel Conditions Due To Snow Packed
And Icy Roadways Are Expected Along With Reduced Visibilities In
Locally Heavy Snow. Road Closures Will Be Possible.
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 Storm Warning

The following areas are affected:

  • Northeast Highlands
  • Harding County
  • Eastern San Miguel County
  • Far Northeast Highlands

Winter Storm Warning Remains In Effect Until Noon Mst Today
A Winter Storm Warning For Heavy Snow Remains In Effect Until Noon Mst
Today.
- Snow Accumulations Additional Accumulations Of 1 To 3 Inches
With Locally Higher Amounts.
- Timing Periods Of Heavy Snow Will Continue Through Mid Morning
Before Gradually Diminishing Through Mid Day.
- Winds Significant Winds Are Not Expected.
- Snow Levels Temperatures Will Be Cold Enough For Snow At All
Locations.
- Local Impacts Hazardous Travel Conditions Due To Snow Packed
And Icy Roadways Along With Reduced Visibilities In Locally
Heavy Snow.
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 Storm Warning

The following areas are affected:

  • Guadalupe County
  • Lower Rio Grande Valley

Winter Storm Warning In Effect Until Noon Mst Today
The National Weather Service In Albuquerque Has Issued A Winter
Storm Warning For Heavy Snow Which Is In Effect Until Noon Mst
Today. The Winter Weather Advisory Is No Longer In Effect.
- Snow Accumulations Storm Total Accumulations 3 To 6 Inches
With Locally Higher Amounts On West Facing Slopes.
- Timing Periods Of Heavy Snow Will Continue Through Early
Morning. Snow Will Gradually Diminish During The Mid And Late
Morning.
- Winds Significant Winds Are Not Expected.
- Snow Levels Temperatures Will Be Cold Enough For Snow At All
Locations.
- Local Impacts Hazardous Travel Conditions Are Expected Due
To Snow Covered And Icy Roads And Reduced Visibilities In
Falling Snow.
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 Storm Warning

The following areas are affected:

  • San Juan Mountains
  • Jemez Mountains

Winter Storm Warning Now In Effect Until 4 Pm Mst Sunday
Winter Storm Watch Is Cancelled
The National Weather Service In Albuquerque Has Cancelled The
Winter Storm Watch. The Winter Storm Warning For Heavy Snow Is Now In
Effect Until 4 Pm Mst Sunday.
- Snow Accumulations Through Today Additional Accumulations Of 2
To 5 Inches With Locally Higher Amounts Above 7500 Feet. Expect
Additional Snow Accumulation Tonight Through Sunday Of 6 To 10
Inches Below 7500 Feet And 10 To 20 Inches Above 7500 Feet.
An Exception Will Be The West Slopes Of The Southern San Juan
Mountains Where Locations Above 8000 Feet May Accumulate Up To
36 Inches Of Snow Tonight Through Sunday.
- Timing Periods Of Snow Will Continue Through This
Morning Before Intensifying This Afternoon And Evening.
Periods Of Snow Will Then Continue Each Day And Night Through At
Least Sunday.
- Winds Significant Winds Are Not Expected At This Time.
- Snow Levels Temperatures Will Be Cold Enough For Saturday
Morning. Snow Levels Will Raise To Around 8000 Feet Saturday
Afternoon Through Sunday.
- Local Impacts Deteriorating Road Conditions And Reduced
Visibilities Will Make For Hazardous Travel With Periods Of
Heavy Snow. There Is Potential For Structural Damage To Homes
And Buildings By This Weekend Due To Heavy Wet Snow
Accumulation On Rooftops.
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 Storm Warning

The following areas are affected:

  • Santa Fe Metro Area
  • Sandia/Manzano Mountains
  • Estancia Valley
  • Central Highlands

Winter Storm Warning Remains In Effect Until 5 Pm Mst This
Afternoon
A Winter Storm Warning For Heavy Snow And Blowing Snow Remains In
Effect Until 5 Pm Mst This Afternoon.
- Snow Accumulations Additional Accumulations Of 1 To 3
Inches Except 2 To 5 Inches Above 7500 Ft.
- Timing Periods Of Heavy Snow Will Continue Through Early
Morning. Snow Will Decrease In Coverage And Intensity Around Mid
To Late Morning Only To Intensify Again Along And North Of
Interstate 40 This Afternoon.
- Winds East And Southeast Winds From 15 To 25 Mph With Gusts To
35 Mph Below Canyons Opening Into The Santa Fe Metro Area Until
Mid Morning. Otherwise East And Southeast Winds Should
Generally Vary From 10 To 20 Mph.
- Snow Levels Temperatures Will Remain Cold Enough For Snow At
All Locations.
- Local Impacts Deteriorating Road Conditions And Reduced
Visibilities Will Make For Hazardous Travel With Periods Of
Heavy Snow And Blowing Snow.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Winter Storm Warning For Heavy Snow And Blowing Snow Means
Severe Winter Weather Conditions Are Expected Or Occurring.
Significant Amounts Of Snow Are Forecast That Will Make Travel
Dangerous. Strong Winds Are Likely. 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 Storm Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area

Winter Storm Warning In Effect Until 5 Pm Mst This Afternoon
The National Weather Service In Albuquerque Has Issued A Winter
Storm Warning For Heavy Snow And Blowing Snow Which Is In Effect
Until 5 Pm Mst This Afternoon. The Winter Weather Advisory Is No
Longer In Effect.
- Snow Accumulations Accumulations Of 2 To 5 Inches With Locally
Higher Amounts On In The Foothills.
- Timing Periods Of Heavy Snow Will Continue Through Early
Morning. Snow Will Gradually Diminish During The Mid And Late
Morning Before Intensifying Again North Of Valencia County
During The Afternoon.
- Winds East At 15 To 30 Mph With Gusts To 40 Mph Below Canyons
Opening Into The Middle Rio Grande Valley Until Mid Morning.
Otherwise East And Southeast Winds Should Generally Vary From
10 To 20 Mph.
- Snow Levels Temperatures Will Be Cold Enough For Snow In All
Locations.
- Local Impacts..snow Packed And Icy Roads With Poor Visibilities
Will Make Travel Hazardous.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Winter Storm Warning For Heavy Snow And Blowing Snow Means
Severe Winter Weather Conditions Are Expected Or Occurring.
Significant Amounts Of Snow Are Forecast That Will Make Travel
Dangerous. Strong Winds Are Likely. 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 Storm Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Southwest San Juan Mountains

Winter Storm Warning Remains In Effect From Noon Today To 8 Pm
Mst Monday
- Locations Include The Cities Of Ouray Telluride Lake
City Silverton Rico Hesperus.
- Timing Noon Today Through Monday Evening. Snow Will Be Heavy
At Times Especially Friday Night And Saturday.
- Snow Accumulation 2 To 4 Feet With The Highest Amounts
Expected From Silverton Southeast To The New Mexico Border.
- Winds Southwest 25 To 35 Mph With Higher Gusts Saturday And
Saturday Night.
- Visibility Restricted At Times In Snow And Blowing Snow.
- Impacts Travel Is Expected To Become Difficult Or Impossible
This Weekend Into Monday.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Winter Storm Warning Means Significant Amounts Of Snow Are
Expected Or Occurring. Strong Winds And Blowing Snow Are Also
Possible. This Will Make Travel Very Hazardous Or Impossible.

Winter Storm Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Upper Rio Grande Valley

Winter Storm Warning Now In Effect Until 5 Pm Mst This
Afternoon
The Winter Storm Warning For Heavy Snow Is Now In Effect Until 5 Pm
Mst This Afternoon.
- Snow Accumulations Additional Accumulations Of 1 To 2 Inches
Through This Afternoon Except Up To 3 Inches In The Foothills.
- Timing Periods Of Snow Will Continue Through Today. The
Potential Exists For Snow To Intensify Tonight Through Saturday
Morning When Significant Additional Accumulations Will Be Possible.
- Winds Significant Winds Are Not Expected.
- Snow Levels Temperatures Will Be Cold Enough For Snow At All
Locations Until Saturday Afternoon When The Snow Level Should
Lift To Around 8000 Feet.
- Local Impacts Hazardous Travel Conditions Due To Snow Packed
And Icy Roadways Are Expected Along With Reduced Visibilities In
Locally Heavy Snow.
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 Storm Warning

The following area is affected:

  • South Central Highlands

Winter Storm Warning In Effect Until Noon Mst Today
The National Weather Service In Albuquerque Has Issued A Winter
Storm Warning For Heavy Snow Which Is In Effect Until Noon Mst
Today. The Winter Weather Advisory Is No Longer In Effect.
- Snow Accumulations Storm Total Accumulations Of 3 To 6 Inches
With Locally Higher Amounts.
- Timing Periods Of Heavy Snow Will Continue Through Early
Morning. Snow Will Gradually Decrease In Coverage And Intensity
During Mid And Late Morning.
- Winds Significant Winds Are Not Expected.
- Snow Levels Temperatures Will Be Cold Enough For Snow At All
Locations.
- Local Impacts Snow Packed And Icy Roads With Periods Of Very
Low Visibility Will Make Travel Hazardous.
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.

High Wind Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Guadalupe Mountains

High Wind Warning Remains In Effect Until 8 Am Mst This
Morning
- Event High Winds.
- Timing Until 8 Am Mst Friday.
- Impacts These Winds Could Make Driving Difficult For
Motorists Driving High Profile Vehicles Such As Campers
Vans And Tractor Trailers.
- Winds East 30 To 40 Mph.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A High Wind Warning Means A Hazardous High Wind Event Is Expected
Or Occurring. Sustained Wind Speeds Of At Least 40 Mph Or Gusts
Of 58 Mph Or More Can Lead To Property Damage.

Winter Weather Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Curry County
  • Union County
  • Quay County

Winter Weather Advisory Remains In Effect Until Noon Mst
Today
A Winter Weather Advisory For Snow Remains In Effect Until Noon
Mst Today.
- Snow Accumulations Additional Accumulations Of 1 To 3 Inches.
- Timing Periods Of Heavy Snow Will Continue Through Mid
Morning. Snow Will Then Decrease In Coverage And Intensity
During The Late Morning.
- Winds Significant Winds Are Not Expected.
- Snow Levels Temperatures Will Be Cold Enough For Snow At All
Locations.
- Local Impacts Hazardous Travel Conditions Are Expected Due
To Snow Covered And Icy Roads And Reduced Visibilities In
Falling Snow.
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:

  • Chaves County Plains
  • Southwest Chaves County
  • Upper Tularosa Valley

Winter Weather Advisory Remains In Effect Until Noon Mst
Today
A Winter Weather Advisory For Snow And Blowing Snow Remains In
Effect Until Noon Mst Today.
- Snow Accumulations Storm Total Amounts Of 1 To 4
Inches Except Locally Near 5 Inches In Southwest Chaves
County.
- Timing Periods Of Heavy Snow Will Continue Through Mid Morning
Before Tapering Off During The Late Morning.
- Winds East To Southeast Winds Of 20 To 30 Mph With Gusts To
Around 40 Mph In The Upper Tularosa Valley Until Mid Morning.
Otherwise Significant Winds Are Not Expected.
- Snow Levels Temperatures Will Be Cold Enough For Snow At All
Locations.
- Local Impacts Hazardous Travel Conditions Are Expected Due To
Snow Covered And Icy Roads And Reduced Visibilities In Snow And
Blowing Snow.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Winter Weather Advisory For Snow And Blowing Snow Means That
Visibilities Will Be Restricted Due To A Combination Of Falling
And Blowing Snow.

Winter Weather Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Lower Chama River Valley

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 Additional Snow Accumulations Of 1 Or 2
Inches With Locally Higher Amounts In The Foothills.
- Timing Periods Of Snow Will Continue Through The Morning. Snow
Will Intensify Again This Afternoon. The Potential Exists For
Significant Additional Snow Accumulation Tonight Through
Saturday Morning.
- Winds South At 10 To 20 Mph.
- Snow Levels Temperatures Will Turn Cold Enough For Snow By
Mid To Late Evening.
- Local Impacts Deteriorating Road Conditions And Reduced
Visibilities Will Make For Hazardous Travel.
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:

  • South Central Mountains
  • Roosevelt County
  • De Baca County
  • Eastern Lincoln County

Winter Weather Advisory Remains In Effect Until Noon Mst
Today
A Winter Weather Advisory For Snow Remains In Effect Until Noon Mst
Today.
- Snow Accumulations Total Snow Accumulations Of 2 To 4
Inches Except 2 To 5 Inches In The South Central Mountains.
- Timing Periods Of Heavy Snow Will Continue Through Mid Morning
Before The Snow Gradually Tapers Off From West To East.
- Winds Significant Winds Are Not Expected.
- Snow Levels Temperatures Will Be Cold Enough For Snow At All
Locations.
- Local Impacts Deteriorating Road Conditions And Reduced
Visibilities Will Make For Hazardous Travel.
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:

  • Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County
  • Eddy County Plains
  • Northern Lea County
  • Central Lea County
  • Southern Lea County
  • Gaines
  • Andrews
  • Guadalupe Mountains

Winter Weather Advisory Remains In Effect Until Noon Cst
/11 Am Mst/ Today
- Event Moderate Snow.
- Timing Through Noon Cst /11 Am Mst Today.
- Impacts Accumulating Snow May Result In Slick And Hazardous
Roadways Particularly Bridges And Overpasses. Reductions In
Visibility Due To Snow Are Also Possible.
- Snow Accumulations 1 To 4 Inches.
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.

Winter Weather Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Parmer
  • Cochran
  • Yoakum

Winter Weather Advisory Remains In Effect Until Noon Cst
Today
- Timing Now Until Noon.
- Snowfall 1 To 3 Inches With Locally Higher Amounts From Narrow
Bands Of Heavy Snow.
- Main Impact Hazardous Travel Conditions Are Likely To Develop
From Snow Covered Roads.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Winter Weather Advisory For Snow Means That Periods Of Snow
Will Cause Travel Difficulties. Be Prepared For Snow Covered
Roads And Limited Visibilities And Use Caution While Driving.

Winter Weather Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Northwest Highlands
  • West Central Highlands
  • Southwest Mountains

Winter Weather Advisory Remains In Effect Until Noon Mst
Today
A Winter Weather Advisory For Snow Remains In Effect Until Noon Mst
Today.
- Snow Accumulations Additional Accumulations Of 1 To 3 Inches
Through Today. The Potential Exists For Significant Additional
Snow Accumulation Tonight Through Saturday Morning.
- Timing Periods Of Heavy Snow Will Continue Across The West
Central Highlands And Southwest Mountains Through Early
Morning With Light To Moderate Snowfall Farther North. Snow
Will Decrease In Coverage And Intensity During Mid To Late
Morning Only To Intensify Again North Of Catron County This
Afternoon.
- Winds Significant Winds Are Not Expected.
- Snow Levels Temperatures Will Be Cold Enough For Snow At All
Locations.
- Local Impacts Hazardous Travel Conditions Are Expected Due To
Snow Covered And Icy Roads And Reduced Visibilities In Falling
Snow.
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.