UPDATE: DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS –Black Range/Kingston Area

DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS  –Black Range/Kingston Area 121322

NM 152 from milepost 40 (Kingston) to 50, roadway is icy in spots, use caution for snowmelt refreezing overnight.  Please drive with caution, reduce speed, and obey all posted traffic signs. NMDOT is treating roadways and will notify as conditions change. 

DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS  –Black Range/Kingston Area

NM 152 from milepost 40 (Kingston) to 50 has reported roadway as snow packed and icy. Please drive with caution, reduce speed, and obey all posted traffic signs. NMDOT is treating roadways and will notify as conditions change.

UPDATE: Difficult Driving Conditions in Lordsburg Area

ROAD ADVISORY UPDATE:

Difficult Driving Conditions in Lordsburg Area Removed

NM 90 from milepost 10 to 20 (White Signal) is cleared. Please proceed with caution.

ROAD ADVISORY

Difficult Driving Conditions in Lordsburg Area

NM 90 from milepost 10 to 20 (White Signal) is reported as snow covered and icy. Please drive with caution, reduce speed, and obey all posted traffic signs.  The NMDOT is out plowing and will continue to monitor roadways. This event will be updated as conditions change.

Difficult driving conditions - Cliff Area

DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS – Cliff Area
Cliff Patrol has reported roadway as wet with snow starting to stick. Roadways may become icy overnight. NMDOT is treating roadways and will notify as conditions change.

Winter Weather Advisory greater snow accumulations

winter storm warning extendedSouthern Gila Foothills/Mimbres Valley-
Eastern Black Range Foothills-
Including the cities of Mimbres, Hurley, Faywood,
Grant County Airport, Hillsboro, and Winston
124 PM MST Mon Dec 12 2022

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches.

* WHERE...Portions of the Gila region including the Southern Gila
Foothills, Mimbres Valley, and Eastern Black Range Foothills

Read more ...

UPDATE - Fair Driving conditions - Silver City area

ROAD ADVISORY

FAIR DRIVING CONDITIONS  – Silver City Area

Silver City Patrol has reported roadways as wet, crews will continue treating roadways and handle trouble areas. Please drive with caution, reduce speed, and obey all posted traffic signs. NMDOT is currently monitoring and will notify as conditions change.

Read more ...

Wind Advisory 121222

wind advisory 121222Southern 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-Otero Mesa-
Western El Paso County-Eastern/Central El Paso County-
Northern Hudspeth Highlands/Hueco Mountains-Salt Basin-
Southern Hudspeth Highlands-

Read more ...

Winter Weather Advisory, extended time to 9 am and area 1212-121322

winter weather advisory exended time and area1212 1322Upper Gila River Valley-Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley-
Lowlands of the Bootheel-
Including the cities of Cliff, Buckhorn, Gila Hot Springs,
Mule Creek, Lordsburg, Red Rock, Virden, Antelope Wells, Animas,
and Hachita
109 PM MST Sun Dec 11 2022

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM MONDAY TO 9 AM MST
TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Snow accumulations of 1-3 inches.

* WHERE...Lower elevations of the Gila Region and New Mexican
Bootheel. Lower elevations west of the Continental Divide.

Read more ...

Winter Weather NOW a WARNING 6 a.,m. 121222 to 11 a.m. 121322

winter weather advisory 1212 121322SSouthern Gila Highlands/Black Range-Uplands of the Bootheel-
Including the cities of Silver City, Lake Roberts, Kingston,
Fort Bayard, and Cloverdale
124 PM MST Mon Dec 12 2022

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Snow accumulations of 6 to 10 inches. Windy conditions
causing areas of blowing snow.
* WHERE...Gila Region and the Black Range above 6500 feet, and
the New Mexico Bootheel Highlands.

* WHEN...Monday afternoon through early Tuesday morning.

* IMPACTS...Roads may become slick, snow packed, and hazardous.
Areas of blowing snow will significantly reduce visibility in
the Gila Region and Black Range.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The highest snow amounts are expected in
areas north of Silver City above 7000 ft and the NM Bootheel
Highlands. Isolated areas with higher snow amounts are
possible.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning means heavy amounts of snow is expected or
occurring. Strong winds are also possible. This will make travel
very hazardous or impossible.

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