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Red Flag Warning
Issued: 7:54 PM May. 20, 2024 – National Weather Service
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

* AREA AND TIMING...Northwest Plateau (Zone 101), West Central
Mountains (Zone 105), Middle Rio Grande Valley (Zone 106), West
Central Basin and Range (Zone 109), and the Sandia and Manzano
Mountains (Zone 124) until 8 PM MDT today.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...West to southwest 25 to 35 mph with occasional
gusts to 50 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...6 to 12 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.

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Wind Advisory
Issued: 5:55 PM May. 20, 2024 – National Weather Service
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Southwest to west winds 30 to 35 mph with gusts up to 55
mph expected.

* WHERE...Chuska Mountains, Northwest Plateau, West Central
Mountains, and West Central Plateau.

* WHEN...Until 8 PM MDT this evening.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree
limbs may be blown down. Expect strong crosswinds on area roadways.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

Secure outdoor objects.

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