Winter Storm Warning In Effect Until 6 a.m. Saturday

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NWS News:

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you

must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for New Mexico can be obtained by calling 511 or 1.800.432.4269.

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a three-day forecast that includes a 100 percent chance of snow tonight in the Los Alamos area. The snow could be heavy at times with a total nighttime snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

The NWS also predicts a 100 percent chance of snow Friday in the area with snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

Overnight Saturday the NWS forecasts a 20 percent chance of snow and a high near 23 with a wind chill value as low as -1.