Travel advisory for southern New Mexico; expect blowing dust
KVIAStormtrack Weather First Alert DEMING, New Mexico -- The New Mexico Department of Transportation is advising drivers if they must travel to monitor local forecast conditions as roadway conditions could change quickly throughout New Mexico. NMDOT says blowing dust can escalate to blinding dust storms as they move through a remote area. For roadway advisories visit www.nmroads.com or call 511. Other driving tips to stay safe: Avoid driving into or through a dust storm.Do not wait until poor visibility makes it difficult to safely pull off the roadway — do it as soon as possible.