Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 11:01 PM MST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 5 PM MST Saturday...

* timing... winds will continue tonight as the cold front passes
and continue into Saturday afternoon. Winds will diminish
Saturday evening.

* Winds... winds will have sustained speeds near 30 mph with
gusts around 40 to 50 mph.

* Impacts... the winds will create hazardous driving conditions
especially for high profile vehicles. Blowing dust may lower
the visibility to under a mile over isolated locations.
Difficult conditions will also exist in areas of rain and

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.