Weather

winter storm watch 1026 2720Upper Gila River Valley-Southern Gila Highlands/Black Range-
Southern Gila Foothills/Mimbres Valley-
Eastern Black Range Foothills-Sierra County Lakes-
Central Tularosa Basin-
West Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-
Sacramento Mountains Above 7500 Feet-
East Slopes Sacramento Mountains Below 7500 Feet-
Including the cities of Cliff, Mule Creek, Silver City,
Lake Roberts, Mimbres, Hurley, Hillsboro, Alamogordo, Mescalero,
Timberon, Cloudcroft, Mayhill, and Sacramento

ROAD ADVISORY
LANE CLOSURE – Silver City Area
NM 15 from milepost 5 to 8 will have a lane closure in place with a flagging operation due to road repairs. Motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, and be cautious of personnel and equipment in the area. Please expect delays. The closure will be lifted at approximately 4:00 pm.

wind advisory lowlands 092820Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley-Lowlands of the Bootheel-
Including the cities of Lordsburg, Red Rock, Virden,
Antelope Wells, Animas, and Hachita
904 AM MDT Mon Sep 28 2020

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM MDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Northeast winds 30 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph
expected. Stronger winds gusts will occur along the western
slopes of area mountains. Blowing dust is lingering, and
dropping visibilities to 7SM in some areas. Visibilities are
expected to remain at or above 5SM around I-10 at this time.
Visibilities could drop on the west to northwest side of
Lordsburg Playa.

* WHERE...The lowlands of Hidalgo county, including the
southwestern lowlands of Grant County.

red flag warning 092720New Mexico Fire Weather Zone 111
Southwest Deserts and Lowlands/las Cruces Blm/glz-
217 Pm Mdt Sat Sep 26 2020

...Red Flag Warning in Effect From Noon to 6 Pm Mdt Sunday for Dry and Windy Conditions in Fire Weather Zone 111...

The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from noon to 6 PM MDT Sunday.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 111, as well as isolated conditions in Fire weather zone 110 along US-90 south of Silver City.

ROAD ADVISORY
Fair Driving Conditions in Deming
I-10 at milepost 68 (NM 418) roadway is open, exits still have some flooding. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. The NMDOT will continue to monitor roadway. This event will be updated as conditions change.

CLOSED in Deming remain closed overnight
Frontage Road 1019 “Baker Road” from milepost 0 to 10 is closed in both directions due to flooding. The NMDOT will continue to monitor roadway. This event will be updated as conditions change.

ROAD ADVISORY
WATER RUNNING – GILA AREA
NM 211 “Bear Creek” from milepost 3 to 4, low water crossing are running with debris. If roadway is flooded do not cross and seek an alternate route. NMDOT will notify as conditions change.

ROAD ADVISORY UPDATE
WATER NO LONGER RUNNING – SILVER CITY AREA
NM 15 from mile post 10 to 42, water no longer crossing roadway, debris has been cleared

NM 35 (Mimbres) from mile post 5 to 27, water no longer crossing roadway, debris has been cleared

NM 61 (Faywood to San Juan) from mile post 16 to 25, water no longer crossing roadway, debris has been cleared

Click to search the Beat Click to search the Beat