Kristen’s Wednesday Morning Forecast

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A disturbance crossing northern NM on Wednesday will allow snow showers to continue over the higher terrain of northern and northwestern NM — additional accumulations of 1″-5″ possible +7500ft. The majority of us further south will be left with a mostly to partly sunny sky with temps near average for this time of  year (mostly 30s, 40s and 50s — far southern NM likely to reach 60s, even low 70s!) Unforunately, the down side to this storm will be strong winds within northern and northeastern NM. A WIND ADVISORY is in place for the Sangre de Cristo Mountains + northeast/east-central highlands for strong westerly winds reaching sustained speeds of 25-35mph / gusting up to 50mph.

A few leftover showers are possible over the Northern Mountains on Thursday while the majority of us dry out and warm up. Expect high temperatures to peak for the week on Thursday afternoon — Albuquerque topping out near 50°.

Our next storm will arrive on Friday bringing valley rain and mountain snow to NM. Breezy to windy conditions will accompany this storm with cooler temps to fill in for the weekend.

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