CLOSURE NM 152 BLACK RANGE
For the safety of the traveling public the NMDOT has decided to close NM 152 at milepost 15 (San Lorenzo) to milepost 40 (Kingston) due to predicted heavy snow fall. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Thirty additional COVID-19 deaths
SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Sunday announced 635 additional COVID-19 cases. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:
146 new cases in Bernalillo County
21 new cases in Chaves County
5 new cases in Cibola County
5 new cases in Colfax County
12 new cases in Curry County
69 new cases in Doña Ana County
34 new cases in Eddy County
5 new cases in Grant County
1 new case in Guadalupe County
1 new case in Hidalgo County
12 new cases in Lea County
22 new cases in Lincoln County
4 new cases in Los Alamos County
33 new cases in Luna County
24 new cases in McKinley County
16 new cases in Otero County
2 new cases in Quay County
19 new cases in Rio Arriba County
5 new cases in Roosevelt County
22 new cases in Sandoval County
54 new cases in San Juan County
8 new cases in San Miguel County
67 new cases in Santa Fe County
1 new case in Sierra County
3 new cases in Socorro County
10 new cases in Taos County
3 new cases in Torrance County
29 new cases in Valencia County
1 new case among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Central New Mexico Correctional Facility in Valencia County
1 new case among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Lea County Correctional Facility
The Department of Health on Sunday reported thirty additional deaths in New Mexico related to COVID-19:
Difficult Driving Conditions in Northern Lordsburg Area
NM 90 north of Lordsburg from milepost 10 to 24 has snow accumulation, roadways are wet and could become slick overnight. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. The NMDOT will continue to monitor roadways. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Southern Gila Highlands/Black Range-
Including the cities of Silver City, Lake Roberts, Kingston, and Fort Bayard
823 PM MST Sat Jan 23 2021
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SUNDAY TO 8 AM MST
The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Gila Region, which is in effect from 5 AM Sunday to 8 AM MST Monday.
* TIMING...Sunday morning into Monday morning. Snow levels will be above 7000 feet in the morning and will gradually lower to around 5500 feet by evening.
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-Southern Tularosa Basin-
West Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-
Sacramento Mountains Above 7500 Feet-
East Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-Otero Mesa-
Western El Paso County-Eastern/Central El Paso County-
Northern Hudspeth Highlands/Hueco Mountains-Salt Basin-
Thirty-eight additional COVID-19 deaths
SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Saturday announced 859 additional COVID-19 cases. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:
184 new cases in Bernalillo County
30 new cases in Chaves County
15 new cases in Cibola County
22 new cases in Curry County
74 new cases in Doña Ana County
49 new cases in Eddy County
13 new cases in Grant County
1 new case in Guadalupe County
13 new cases in Hidalgo County
30 new cases in Lea County
14 new cases in Lincoln County
2 new cases in Los Alamos County
17 new cases in Luna County
53 new cases in McKinley County
1 new case in Mora County
32 new cases in Otero County
3 new cases in Quay County
39 new cases in Rio Arriba County
3 new cases in Roosevelt County
45 new cases in Sandoval County
83 new cases in San Juan County
6 new cases in San Miguel County
80 new cases in Santa Fe County
2 new cases in Sierra County
8 new cases in Socorro County
13 new cases in Taos County
4 new cases in Torrance County
20 new cases in Valencia County
1 new case among individuals held by federal agencies at the Cibola County Correctional Center
2 new cases among individuals held by federal agencies at the Otero County Federal Prison Facility
The Department of Health on Saturday reported thirty-eight additional deaths in New Mexico related to COVID-19:
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