NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – The New Mexico Department of Transportation is reporting difficult driving conditions in the northeast region of the state on Wednesday, March 24, 2021. NMROADS indicates that roads are snow-packed and icy with snow causing limited visibility in these areas.
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The National Weather Service reports that a powerful winter storm will cross from the west with several inches to over a foot of snow expected in some areas. Damaging east winds are anticipated in Albuquerque. A High Wind Warning is in effect for the Albuquerque metro area and Rio Grande Valley until 3 p.m. Wednesday.
Wind damage in downtown Albuquerque, NM on Wednesday, March 24, 2021. (video courtesy John Benjamin Montaño-Austin)
A transformer caught fire in Albuquerque on Eubank and Lomas on the morning of Wednesday, March 24, 2021. (KRQE)