Weather Alerts for Roosevelt Co. (NM)

Issued by the National Weather Service

Heat Advisory  HEAT ADVISORY   Heat Advisory
ROOSEVELT CO. (NM)

Areas Affected:
Chaves County Plains - De Baca County - Guadalupe County - Quay County - Roosevelt County
Effective: Sun, 7/22 12:00pm Updated: Sun, 7/22 5:43pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 7/22 9:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...SCORCHING HEAT THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE EASTERN
PLAINS OF NEW MEXICO...
.A strong area of high pressure dominating New Mexico will keep
very hot temperatures along the Pecos River Valley from Santa Rosa
to Roswell eastward to the Texas border this afternoon and into
the early evening.
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING...
* LOCATION...De Baca, Guadalupe, Roosevelt, and Quay Counties as
well as the Chaves County Plains.
* TIMING...This afternoon and evening.
* TEMPERATURES...Highs will range from 100 to around 107.
* LOCAL IMPACTS...Hazardous heat will pose an elevated risk of
heat exhaustion and heat stroke, especially for the very young
and the elderly. Pets and livestock will also be impacted.

Information:
Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when
possible and drink plenty of water.