WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
2 PM MST WEDNESDAY ABOVE 6500 FEET...
* WHAT...Snow expected. Plan on slippery road conditions at higher elevations. Total snow accumulations of up to 2 to 4 inches are expected, with the highest amounts occurring at elevations above 7500 feet.
* WHERE...Southern Gila Highlands/Black Range County.
* WHEN...Midnight tonight through 2 PM Wednesday. The heaviest snowfall rates will occur between 3 AM and 8 AM.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Accumulating snow will affect the higher elevations of New Mexico State Highway 15 north of Pinos Altos, and south of Gila Hot Springs, as well as portions of Highway 152, including Emory Pass. Highway 90 between Silver City and Lordsburg may see a mix of rain and snow with some slushy conditions possible.
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
The latest road conditions for New Mexico can be found online at
nmroads.com or by dialing 5 1 1 from within the state.