Quay County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Fire Weather Warning
Statement as of 8:00 PM MDT on April 22, 2014

...Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am to 8 PM MDT Wednesday...

A red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am to 8 PM MDT Wednesday.

* Area and timing...northeast Highlands and plains...east Central Plains...Sandia/Manzano and Gallinas Mountains...and west Central Highlands late Wednesday morning until around sunset.

* 20 foot winds...southwest and west 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph. Strongest gusts expected east of the Central Mountain chain.

* Relative humidity...8 to 15 percent.

* Impacts...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the field of this red flag warning.

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 11:51 PM MDT on April 22, 2014

Preliminary rainfall reports across north and central New Mexico for the last 12 hours.

...County... storm total time/date of location /inches/ measurement

...Colfax County... Angel Fire 0.09 915 am 4/22

...Harding County... Mills 6 WSW 0.12 420 PM 4/22

...Lincoln County... Arabela 12 ENE 0.14 420 PM 4/22 - portable RAWS.

...Rio Arriba County... Tres Piedras 0.22 115 PM 4/22 Canon Plaza 4 E 0.14 116 PM 4/22 - jarita Mesa RAWS.

...San Miguel County... Manuelitas 2 WNW 0.30 915 am 4/22 Mineral Hill 2 WNW 0.20 915 am 4/22

Preliminary peak non-thunderstorm wind gust reports across north and central New Mexico for the last 12 hours.

...County... Peak gust time/date of location /mph/ measurement

...Bernalillo County... Albuquerque 5 S 39 1256 PM 4/22 - kabq ASOS.

...Chaves County... Dunken 2 NE 43 536 PM 4/22 - Dunken RAWS.

...Colfax County... Angel Fire 2 NNW 40 315 PM 4/22 - kaxx AWOS.

...De Baca County... Sumner Lake 1 NW 42 537 PM 4/22

...Lincoln County... oscuro 7 W 53 610 PM 4/22

...McKinley County... Gallup 3 WNW 46 550 PM 4/22 - kgup ASOS.

...Quay County... Tucumcari 7 ENE 44 1058 am 4/22 - ktcc ASOS.

...San Juan County... Farmington 2 W 46 1219 PM 4/22 - kfmn ASOS.

...San Miguel County... Las Vegas 6 NE 51 244 PM 4/22 - klvs ASOS.

...Sandoval County... Frijoles 49 608 PM 4/22 - tower RAWS. Bernalillo 3 E 47 626 PM 4/22 Cuba 9 SW 42 541 PM 4/22 - Cuba RAWS.

...Santa Fe County... San Ildefonso Pueblo 6 WSW 41 100 PM 4/22

...Socorro County... Bosque del Apache Refuge 22 se 48 510 PM 4/22 Contreras 1 ESE 40 311 PM 4/22 - Sevilleta RAWS.

...Taos County... Taos 4 NNW 44 300 PM 4/22

...Union County... Clayton 2 ENE 45 125 PM 4/22 - kcao ASOS.

...Valencia County... Belen 3 WSW 49 435 PM 4/22 - ke80 AWOS.

Preliminary peak thunderstorm wind gust reports across north and central New Mexico for the last 12 hours.

...County... wind speed time/date of location /mph/ measurement

...Colfax County... Raton crews Airport 48.0 330 PM 4/22 - krtn ASOS.

...Quay County... Tucumcari 7 ENE 61.0 1008 PM 4/22

Preliminary sustained wind reports across north and central New Mexico for the last 12 hours.

...County... wind speed time/date of location /mph/ measurement

...Colfax County... Raton crews Airport 37 330 PM 4/22 - krtn ASOS.

...Valencia County... Belen 3 WSW 35 435 PM 4/22 - ke80 AWOS.

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