Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

High Wind Watch
Issued: 1:10 PM MDT May. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... High wind watch in effect from Thursday afternoon through
Thursday evening...

* timing... Thursday afternoon and evening.

* Winds... west 35 to 45 mph with gusts to 65 mph.

* Impacts... motorists should exercise caution while driving and
be alert to sudden gusts of wind which may cause you to lose
control of your vehicle.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high wind watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph, or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest

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