ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – A cold front is moving across the state Tuesday morning, bringing snow to the northern mountains, and very strong winds to most of the state. High wind warnings and wind advisories are in effect until 5 p.m. Winds will gust as high as 50-65 mph across the central, south and east side of New Mexico. Temperatures will be 10-15 degrees cooler Tuesday, so make sure to wear a thicker jacket. Sun and clouds are also expected throughout the day.
The next system will start to bring rain to southern New Mexico and then heavy snow to eastern New Mexico Wednesday afternoon and evening. This will last into Thursday morning, which will heavily impact travel on Thanksgiving morning.