Chuska Mountains and Defiance Plateau Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory
Issued: 8:18 PM MST Feb. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 7 am MST Monday...
... High Wind Warning remains in effect from 7 am to 5 PM MST
Monday...

* timing... through Monday afternoon.

* Winds... southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph
through tonight. On Monday, southwest winds of 30 to 45 mph with
gusts from 55 to 70 mph.

* Impacts... strong winds can make driving difficult, especially
for high profile vehicles. Consider securing loose belongings
on your property.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 to 39 mph... or
gusts from 40 to 57 mph are expected.

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring... with sustained wind speeds greater than 40 mph or
gusts greater than 58 mph. Winds this strong can cause property
damage. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts. Additional
weather information is on the web at www.Weather.Gov/Flagstaff.