Northwest Plateau Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 1:40 AM MST Feb. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 5 am MST early
this morning...

* what... snow. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches, except
6 to 12 inches above 7500 feet. Locally higher amounts are
possible along the highest peaks near the Colorado border.

* Where... northwest plateau, Chuska Mountains, far northwest
Highlands and San Juan/Tusas Mountains.

* When... through 5 am MST Saturday.

* Additional details... travel will be very difficult to
impossible, especially from the Continental Divide to the
Arizona border. Roads will be treacherous due to snowpacked
and icy roadways. Periods of poor visibility will occur in
falling snow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you
must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest Road conditions for New Mexico can be obtained by
calling 5 1 1 or 1-800-432-4269.





140 am MST Sat Feb 23 2019

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 5 am MST early
this morning...

* what... snow. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches, except
6 to 12 inches above 7500 feet. Locally higher amounts are
possible along the highest peaks near the Colorado border.

* Where... northwest plateau, Chuska Mountains, far northwest
Highlands and San Juan/Tusas Mountains.

* When... through 5 am MST Saturday.

* Additional details... travel will be very difficult to
impossible, especially from the Continental Divide to the
Arizona border. Roads will be treacherous due to snowpacked
and icy roadways. Periods of poor visibility will occur in
falling snow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you
must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest Road conditions for New Mexico can be obtained by
calling 5 1 1 or 1-800-432-4269.