Wind Advisory issued March 23 at 12:15PM CDT until March 24 at 9:00PM CDT by NWS El Paso
Eastern, Central El Paso County; Northern Hudspeth Highlands, Hueco Mountains; Rio Grande Valley of Eastern El Paso, Western Hudspeth Counties; Rio Grande Valley of Eastern Hudspeth County; Salt Basin; Southern Hudspeth Highlands; Western El Paso County
...Windy conditions to develop this afternoon over the Sacramento
...Windy Across Southern New Mexico and west Texas Saturday
Afternoon and Early Evening...
.An upper level disturbance will move slowly to the east today
through the weekend while a surface low strengthens to the
northeast. This weather pattern will produce windy conditions
across the region with areas of blowing dust and low visibility
during much of the period through Sunday and possibly into Monday.
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 8 PM MDT SATURDAY...
The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has
issued a Wind Advisory, which is 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 60 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 profile
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.