Lower Chama River Valley Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 5:17 AM MST Feb. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 5 PM MST
Tuesday...

* what... heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 10
inches expected. Higher totals to between 1 and 2 feet in the
northern mountains. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph creating
patches of blowing snow.

* Where... much of northern and western New Mexico.

* When... until 5 PM MST Tuesday, with the heaviest snow expected
tonight into Tuesday.

* Additional details... travel will be very difficult to impossible
from snowpacked and icy roads and reduced visibility.

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.