Upper gila river valley-southern gila highlands/black range-southern gila foothills/mimbres valley-southwest desert/lower gila river valley-lowlands of the bootheel-uplands of the bootheel-southwest desert/mimbres basin-
eastern black range foothills-sierra county lakes-northern dona ana county-southern dona ana county/mesilla valley-central tularosa basin-west slopes sacramento mountains below 7500 feet-western el paso county-including the cities of...gila hot springs...buckhorn...Mule creek...cliff...silver city...lake roberts...kingston...Fort bayard...mimbres...faywood...hurley...grant county airport...Lordsburg...redrock...virden...animas...hachita...Antelope wells...cloverdale...deming...columbus...hillsboro...Winston...truth or consequences...derry...spaceport...garfield...Hatch...radium springs...las cruces...vado...sunland park...Alamogordo...tularosa...white sands monument...mescalero...Mountain park...timberon...downtown...west el paso...upper valley
351 pm mdt tue apr 1 2014

...wind advisory in effect from noon to 8 pm mdt wednesday...

The national weather service in el paso tx/santa teresa has issued a wind advisory...which is in effect from noon to 8 pm mdt wednesday.



* event: southwest winds will have sustained speeds 30 to 40 mph
with gusts to 50 mph.

* timing: winds will increase around noon and attain maximum
speeds between 3 pm and 5 pm before diminishing in the evening

* impact: strong winds will create hazardous driving conditions...
Especially for high profile vehicles. Blowing dust could also
become a problem.

* visibility: may reduce to 3 to 5 miles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A wind advisory means that winds of 30 to 39 mph are expected.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.


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