Snow, Ice Covering Roadways in Southeastern NM

Snow and ice are covering roadways around southeastern New Mexico today as winter weather moves through the area. Chaves, Eddy, and southern Lea counties are under a winter weather advisory through 5am tomorrow morning. Northern Lea and Roosevelt counties are under ice storm warnings during that same time period. U.S. Highway 54 and state highways 55 and 247 were all reported snow-packed and icy as of 9:30am this morning.