Eastern/Central El Paso County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 5:52 AM MDT May. 26, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from noon today to 7 PM MDT
this evening...

... Wind Advisory in effect from noon to 7 PM MDT Monday...

The National Weather Service in El Paso TX/Santa Teresa has
issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from noon to 7 PM MDT
Monday.

* Timing... winds will increase around noon, with peak winds
between 3 and 6 PM.

* Winds... sustained speeds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph.

* Impacts... windy conditions will make driving difficult,
especially for high profile vehicles. Loose objects may be blown
around. Areas of blowing dust could reduce visibilities to less
than 3 miles over some locations.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 30 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

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.






Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
Issued: 6:42 AM MDT May. 26, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to
9 PM MDT this evening for strong winds and low relative
humidities...

... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Monday afternoon
through Monday evening for strong winds and low relative
humidities...

* wind... southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

* Humidity... 7 to 13 percent.

* Highest threat... is located along and west of the Rio Grande
today and all areas Monday.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.






639 am MDT Sat may 25 2019

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Sunday afternoon through
Sunday evening for strong winds and low relative humidities for
fire weather zone 055, 056...

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 055. Fire weather zone 056.

* Wind... southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph.

* Humidity... 9 to 14 percent.

* Highest threat... is located along the eastern slopes of the
Sacramento Mountains.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.





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