Lincoln County, NM
To view the watches and warnings information that we have available you will need to select your city, county, or state first.
Enter City, State or Zip Code to Select a Location from the List
Watch/Warnings
Click to view enlarged map

The National Weather Service's Watches, Warnings and Advisories by state counties include: Thunderstorm, Tornado, Flood, Flash Flood, Winter Storm, High Wind, Gale, Small Aircraft, High Surf, Marine, Heat, Air Quality, Ashfall, Hazardous, and Special Statements.
Weather Alerts: Lincoln County, NM
« View county list

Fire Weather Warning
NMZ110>112-TXZ055-056-271345-
/O.UPG.KEPZ.FW.A.0013.170427T1800Z-170428T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KEPZ.FW.W.0014.170427T1800Z-170428T0300Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
SOUTHWEST DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
SOUTH CENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
EL PASO COUNTY-TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056
HUDSPETH COUNTY-
202 PM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT THURSDAY FOR
STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES...

The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has
issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from noon to 9 PM
MDT Thursday. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* WINDS...West 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

* HUMIDITY...9 to 15 percent.

* HIGHEST THREAT...Lowland locations south and east of a line
from Deming to Alamogordo.

* 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.

&&

$$
Fire Weather Warning
NMZ114-115-TXZ057>060-067-074-080-081-258-280300-
/O.CON.KMAF.FW.W.0026.000000T0000Z-170428T0300Z/
Guadalupe Mountains-Southeast Plains-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-
Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-Loving-Winkler-Ward-
Davis/Apache Mountains Area-Marfa Plateau-Big Bend Area-
213 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017 /113 PM MDT Thu Apr 27 2017/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT /9 PM MDT/
THIS EVENING FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 15% OR LESS, 20 FT WINDS OF
20 MPH OR MORE, AND HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER...

* HUMIDITY...8 to 15%.

* FIRE DANGER...High to extreme.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Avoid the use of open flames or any activities that may generate
sparks.

&&

$$
High Wind Warning
NMZ521-523-524-526-539-540-280100-
/O.CON.KABQ.HW.W.0016.000000T0000Z-170428T0100Z/
Sandia/Manzano Mountains-Central Highlands-
South Central Highlands-South Central Mountains-
Eastern Lincoln County-Southwest Chaves County-
1226 PM MDT Thu Apr 27 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATION...Sandia, Manzano and South Central Mountains,
Central and South Central Highlands, Eastern Lincoln and
Southwest Chaves Counties.

* WINDS...West to northwest 30 to 40 mph with gusts to around 60
mph.

* TIMING...Wind will peak during the afternoon and diminish this
evening.

* VISIBILITY...Locally reduced in dust prone locations.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...Strong cross winds will impact north to south
oriented roads. Light weight and unsecured objects may become
airborne. Flimsy structures may topple over.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Remember, A High Wind Warning means damaging winds are imminent
or highly likely. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or
gusts of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
NMZ505>508-512>515-519-520-522-525-527>538-280100-
/O.CON.KABQ.WI.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-170428T0100Z/
West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest 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-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Estancia Valley-Upper Tularosa Valley-
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-
1226 PM MDT Thu Apr 27 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION...This includes all of eastern New Mexico, the
Estancia, Upper Tularosa, middle and lower Rio Grande Valley
and much of western New Mexico near and south of Interstate
40.

* WINDS...Westerly at 25 to 35 mph with gusts between 50 and 55
mph.

* TIMING...Winds will peak during the afternoon, and diminish
early this evening.

* VISIBILITY...Locally reduced in dust prone locations.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...Strong cross winds are expected on north to
south oriented roadways which may make driving difficult for
high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should exercise caution while travelling. Sudden gusts
of wind may cause you to lose control of your vehicle. Extra
attention should be given to cross winds.

&&

$$
National Weather Service

Providing "weather, water cycle, and climate forecasts and warnings for the United States, its territories, adjacent waters and ocean areas, for the protection of life and property and the enhancement of the national economy."
Weather Alerts by Type
Air Quality Alert
Aviation Weather Warning
Blowing Dust Advisory
Coastal Flood Advisory
Coastal Flood Statement
Coastal Flood Warning
Dense Fog Advisory
Fire Weather Warning
Fire Weather Watch
Flash Flood Warning
Flash Flood Watch
Flood Advisory
Flood Warning
Flood Watch
Freeze Warning
Frost Advisory
High Wind Warning
High Wind Watch
Hydrologic Statement
Rip Current Statement
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Special Weather Statement
Tornado Watch
Wind Advisory
Winter Storm Warning
Winter Storm Watch
Winter Weather Advisory
Additional Severe Weather Maps
Severe Outlook Today
Severe Outlook Today
WSI's Severe Outlook Map displays current Watches, Warnings and Advisories via County Fill colors.
Severe Outlook Tomorrow
Severe Outlook Tomorrow
WSI's Severe Outlook Forecast Map displaying projected Watches, Warnings and Advisories.
THUNDERcast
THUNDERcast
The THUNDERcast map shows areas of probability for regional or national thunderstorms for the current day.
1Km Storm Watch
1Km Storm Watch
The 1Km map allows you to view 1 kilometer (km) resolution radar imagery both nationally and regionally.
Metro Storm Watch
Metro Storm Watch
The Metro map allows you to view 1 kilometer (km) resolution radar imagery.
Advertisements
Track Severe Weather on mobile