East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 4:47 AM MST Feb. 17, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Watch remains in effect early Monday through
Tuesday afternoon...

* what... heavy snow possible. Significant snow accumulation
likely, especially above 7500 feet where over one foot is

* Where... Chuska Mountains, far northwest Highlands, northern
mountains, upper Rio Grande Valley, Raton ridge and Johnson
Mesa, far northeast Highlands and northeast Highlands.

* When... from early Monday through Tuesday afternoon.

* Additional details... travel could be very difficult to
impossible across northern New Mexico. This includes the
Interstate 25 corridor from Glorieta northward to Raton Pass.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.