Thu. Feb 29th, 2024

Portales inclement weather delays

Due to expected snowfall and reported icy, snow-packed road conditions, the following delays have been issues:


  • Portales Municipals Schools: 2-hour delay for students and faculty.


  • Roosevelt County: 2-hour delay for all non-safety sensitive personnel. All County administrative offices will open for business at 10:00 a.m.


  • The Ninth Judicial District and Magistrate Courts: 2-hour delay. Court will begin at 10:00 a.m.


Safety-sensitive personnel and employees who are required to maintain operations during inclement weather will report to work as scheduled. All emergency and first-responder services will remain active as well, but their administrative offices will also close.

Please call 9-1-1 if you have an emergency that requires assistance.

To monitor road conditions using the New Mexico Department of Transportation’s website, visit or call 5-1-1, or 1-800-432-4269.

To monitor the weather conditions using the National Weather Service’s website, visit 

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