Hazardous Weather Outlook

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
253 AM MDT Fri Apr 19 2019
Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-San Juan Mountains-Jemez Mountains-
West Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Northern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet/Red River-
Southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-
Lower Chama River Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains-Estancia Valley-
Central Highlands-South Central Highlands-Upper Tularosa Valley-
South Central Mountains-Raton Ridge/Johnson Mesa-
Far Northeast Highlands-Northeast Highlands-Union County-
Harding County-Eastern San Miguel County-Guadalupe County-
Quay County-Curry County-Roosevelt County-De Baca County-
Chaves County Plains-Eastern Lincoln County-Southwest Chaves County-
253 AM MDT Fri Apr 19 2019
This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of north and central
New Mexico.
.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday
Critical fire weather will be a concern through southern and eastern
New Mexico Saturday afternoon due to increasing southwest wind, low 
humidity, an unstable atmosphere, and well above normal temperatures.
Confidence is growing for a storm system to bring widespread wetting
precipitation starting Monday and lasting through Tuesday night for 
much of New Mexico. Stay tuned to the forecast as this event
Spotter activation is not anticipated.