Monday, 19 December 2011


Quick News: Southwest blizzard causing difficult driving conditions

State police say that wet snow is accumulating on Interstate 25, U.S. Route 64, and state routes 434, 518, and 38.

Police say that crews are working on plowing, salting and cindering but that drivers need to use caution and slow down.

Up to 15 inches of snow is expected in northeastern New Mexico as a winter storm crosses the state Monday.

The storm also is expected to bring gusty north winds and blizzard conditions along Interstates 25 and 40.

The storm also is expected to affect the Oklahoma and Texas panhandles, southwestern Kansas and southeastern Colorado.