... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 2 PM to 8 PM MDT
* timing... winds will increase during the late morning and early
afternoon with maximum speeds occurring from around 3 PM to 6
* Winds... west to southwest winds will have sustained speeds
around 25 to 35 mph with gusts from 40 to 50 mph most areas.
However gusts may exceed 55 mph over isolated locations mainly
over the higher mountains and along eastern slopes and mountain
* Impacts... blowing dust will lower the visibility to less than
a mile over a few areas including along portions of Interstate
10 between El Paso and Las Cruces and also around Deming and
Lordsburg. Driving will be difficult especially for high
A Wind Advisory means that winds of at least 30 mph are expected.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.
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Issued: 7:56 PM MDT Mar. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service
Fire Weather Watch
Issued: 8:02 PM MDT Mar. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service
... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Sunday afternoon
through Sunday evening for high winds and low relative
humidities for fire weather zones 055, 056, and
... Red flag warning will expire at 8 PM MDT this evening
for high winds and low relative humidities for fire weather zones
055, 056, and 113...
The National Weather Service in El Paso TX/Santa Teresa has
issued a Fire Weather Watch, which is in effect from Sunday
afternoon through Sunday evening.
* Affected area... fire weather zone 111. Fire weather zone 112.
Fire weather zone 113. Fire weather zone 055. Fire weather
* Wind... west to southwest at 20 to 30 mph.
* Humidity... 9 to 15 percent.
* Highest threat... is located El Paso, Dona Ana and Luna
counties along with the eastern slopes of the Sacramento
* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.
A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.