EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER MOVES TO PARTIAL ACTIVATION

EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER MOVES TO PARTIAL ACTIVATION

The Doña Ana County Emergency Operations Center is transitioning to partial activation. Resource managers will be placed on call in the event weather conditions worsen during the day and into the night, requiring a coordinated, multi-agency response..

The Las Cruces Public Schools will make an announcement soon regarding today’s school schedule.

New Mexico State Police will continue to monitor area highways, in conjunction with the Doña Ana County Sheriff's Department and other area law-enforcement agencies. Cautious highway travel in all directions remains advisable.

The National Weather Service warns that the Las Cruces area could still be looking at significant snowfall in the evening and nighttime hours. Highs tonight are expected in the upper 20s, setting the stage for potentially hazardous, icy driving surfaces.